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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
6/3/2022 Teen Babysitters Are Charging $30 an Hour—Because They Can The Wall Street Journal 5/19/2022 7.0 View
6/8/2022 Does your mayo need a mission statement? The Wall Street Journal 5/20/2022 11.4 View
6/2/2022 Some 64% of Americans have increased their impulse buying in 2022—here’s how much they spend The U.S. Sun 5/19/2022 9.4 View
2/3/2022 As Missouri tries to raise state worker pay, some cross the river to Illinois for higher salaries The St. Louis Post-Dispatch 1/27/2022 9.6 View
3/31/2022 $87.50 for Three Minutes: Inside the Hot Market for Videos of Idling Trucks The New York Times 3/19/2022 9.5 View
1/11/2023 Students' academic awards hidden in name of 'equity' The New York Post 12/23/2022 12.7 View
12/7/2022 NYS tells schools to ditch 'racist' Native American mascots or risk state funding The New York Post 11/18/2022 16.7 View
12/1/2022 Suspect accused of mowing down 25 LA sheriff’s recruits on morning run, released from jail The New York Post 11/18/2022 13.1 View
10/7/2022 ‘Scared for my life’: Russian who refused to go to war details exile from motherland The New York Post 10/2/2022 10.0 View
9/8/2022 Worm ‘burgers’ could solve world hunger, scientists claim The New York Post 8/25/2022 11.7 View
2/4/2022 Actress fired after ranting about street closures for NYPD detective's funeral The New York Post 1/29/2022 8.5 View
2/24/2022 Congresswoman blasts editor for reporting about woman who donated to Freedom Convoy The New York Post 2/17/2022 8.7 View
8/31/2022 California went big on rooftop solar. Now that's a problem for landfills The Los Angeles Times (via Yahoo) 7/14/2022 13.3 View
2/3/2022 SAT making big changes: Digital, shorter, and a unique test for each student The Los Angeles Times 1/25/2022 13.0 View