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This index lists the title, publication, and publication date for past articles posted to izzit.org, along with the full text of the accompanying discussion questions. Due to copyright restrictions, we do not archive articles on izzit.org. In most cases it is possible to retrieve articles by doing a web search for the title of the article. Please email currentevents@izzit.org if you need assistance.

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izzit.org Post Date Article Title Publisher Date Published Readablility Discussion Questions
8/23/2022 ‘You look great!’ Average person tells 4 lies per day, survey shows StudyFinds 8/16/2022 9.5 View
11/15/2022 Forget STEM classes, parents want schools to help improve their children’s character Studyfinds.com 11/5/2022 12.8 View
10/31/2022 Having window in hospital room increases survival odds Studyfinds.com 10/17/2022 12.6 View
2/14/2022 Humans feel more comfortable talking to ‘female’ robots, study reveals Studyfinds.com 2/4/2022 13.4 View
10/18/2022 Scientists Discover Wax Worm Saliva Can Break Down Plastic Subject to Climate 10/12/2022 9.3 View
9/26/2022 Parkland defense has convinced some that killer deserves mercy Sun Sentinel 9/17/2022 9.9 View
4/13/2022 Are plastic bag bans backfiring? Tech Crunch 3/30/2022 11.5 View
11/8/2022 Federal judge rules in favor of bikini baristas over dress The Associated Press 10/29/2022 12.2 View
12/15/2022 Can tiny homes combat homelessness in Chicago? The Chicago Tribune 12/5/2022 11.7 View
10/13/2022 Catfishing scam dupes suburban woman, shows vulnerability of bank accounts The Chicago Tribune 10/5/2022 8.8 View
9/2/2022 Chicago-area students, debtors react to President Biden’s $10,000 loan forgiveness plan The Chicago Tribune 8/25/2022 8.3 View
9/1/2022 As food prices soar with inflation, Chicagoans rethink dining out The Chicago Tribune 8/12/2022 10.2 View
3/16/2022 More remote workers are moving to small towns The Chicago Tribune 3/4/2022 11.2 View
1/19/2023 Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine bans TikTok from state-owned devices The Columbus Dispatch 1/9/2023 10.2 View