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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
9/7/2022 Teacher quits in protest after being punished for banned books sign The Washington Post 8/25/2022 11.4 View
12/2/2021 Tampa Bay homeowner facing fines for putting Christmas lights up too early NBC News (WFLA Tampa) 11/17/2021 9.3 View
3/9/2022 Supreme Court to Decide Constitutional Right to Deny Service to Same-sex Couples The Wall Street Journal 2/22/2022 15.9 View
5/5/2022 Supreme Court tackles case about praying football coach Associated Press 4/25/2022 9.9 View
5/11/2022 Supreme Court rules Boston violated First Amendment by denying Christian Flag ABC News 5/2/2022 12.3 View
10/25/2021 Supermarkets in German state can now block entry to the unvaccinated The Local 10/15/2021 13.5 View
3/18/2022 Stray drone from Ukrainian war crashes in Croatia carrying bomb, official says Fox News 3/13/2022 12.1 View
9/1/2022 States Crack Open the Door to Teachers Without College Degrees Education Week 8/2/2022 12.5 View
10/12/2021 Starting schools later leads to less tardiness, fewer ‘zombies’ Science News For Students 10/5/2021 6.9 View
2/4/2022 Spotify makes public platform rules that cover Covid-19 misinformation. CNN Business 1/30/2022 12.4 View
4/27/2022 South Carolina Death Row Inmate Chooses Firing Squad Over Electric Chair The Wall Street Journal 4/16/2022 12.3 View
11/30/2021 Someday soon, smartwatches may know you’re sick before you do Science News For Students 11/22/2021 8.1 View
2/24/2022 Some Lawmakers Want to Suspend Gas Tax Amid High Inflation. Others See a Gimmick The Wall Street Journal 2/16/2022 10.3 View