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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
9/30/2022 In Houston, eating alligator isn't just normal. It's big business The Houston Chronicle 9/20/2022 8.8 View
10/18/2022 New York University professor fired after students say his class was too hard The Guardian 10/6/2022 13.2 View
9/19/2022 Guns bought through credit cards in the US will now be trackable The Guardian 9/10/2022 12.3 View
9/9/2022 Man Organizes Redo of School Football Match After 50 Years of Feeling Guilty for Scoring Dubious Goal The Good News Network 9/1/2022 9.8 View
2/10/2022 New Company Turns 100 Tons of Non-Recyclable Plastic into Building Blocks for Construction The Good News Network 1/26/2022 10.4 View
10/21/2022 First Ironman with Down Syndrome completes another grueling race The Daily Mail 10/14/2022 9.3 View
4/15/2022 How QR Codes Work and What Makes Them Dangerous The Conversation 4/7/2022 8.8 View
1/19/2023 Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine bans TikTok from state-owned devices The Columbus Dispatch 1/9/2023 10.2 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
11/8/2022 Federal judge rules in favor of bikini baristas over dress The Associated Press 10/29/2022 12.2 View