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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
11/23/2021 The perils of the risk-averse society the week.com 11/12/2021 12.2 View
12/1/2021 Louisiana Board Votes to Pardon Homer Plessy of Plessy v. Ferguson The Washington Post 11/12/2021 10.8 View
11/19/2021 Austin, Texas, high school removes bathroom doors due to safety concerns Fox News 11/15/2021 10.5 View
1/4/2022 Amazon birds are shrinking as the climate warms, prompting warning from scientists NPR 11/15/2021 9.3 View
11/22/2021 Times Square will welcome back vaccinated revelers this New Year's Eve NPR 11/16/2021 9.1 View
11/17/2021 ESPN's Adam Schefter Apologizes For His Initial Dalvin Cook Report Sports Illusrated 11/17/2021 9.0 View
11/23/2021 Here’s how some sea-loving trees ended up far from the coast Science News For Students 11/17/2021 7.8 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
11/24/2021 Michigan Family Fighting to Adopt Own Twins Yahoo 11/18/2021 9.4 View
12/8/2021 GA State Senator Proposes to Eliminate State Income Tax The Gainesville (GA) Times 11/19/2021 10.7 View
2/17/2022 What's TikTok Doing to Our Kids? New York Daily News 11/21/2021 10.0 View
11/29/2021 Little Tikes made a Peloton-like bike for kids, but child development experts cry foul CNN Business 11/22/2021 9.4 View
11/29/2021 Experts caution use of 'looting' in describing rash of Bay Area smash and grabs abc7news.com 11/22/2021 10.3 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