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June 1  2016


  • Opinion: Angela Merkel's unpopular goodness (mit Online-Service)

  • The lives of today's teenagers

  • US voters' doubts about globalisation

  • Puff Daddy to co-found Harlem school

  • Searching for Holy Island's lost monastery (Zusatzmaterial: auch als Audio-mp3)

  • Welsh call for their country to resettle more refugees

  • North Korea's cross-border trade with China

  • Naturalised Canadians disavow pledge to Queen

  • Packaging firm goes bust because of bag tax (Zusatzmaterial: auch als Audio-mp3 mit Aufgaben zum Hörverstehen)

  • Delta Air Lines aims to elevate on-board food (Zusatzmaterial: auch als Audio-mp3 mit Aufgaben zum Hörverstehen)

  • Designer babies will mean the end of sex

  • U.S. Soccer accused of wage discrimination (mit Online-Service)

  • Morrissey's Latino fans in Los Angeles


 


 

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ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2015 (July - September)
Perils of globalization when factories close and towns struggle / Worksheet: PowerPoint presentation / WP August 2015 View Fileppsx    Size: (3.34 MB)
ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2015 (October - December)
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AMERICA: CURRENT EVENTS & TRENDS

Debate heating up on plans for mosque near ground zero/PREVIEW VERSION / WP 1st Sept 2010

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CONSUMERISM, FASHION & LIFESTYLE

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GENDER ROLES, FAMILY LIFE AND CAREERS

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GLOBALISATION, WORLD FOOD SUPPLY, TRADE & FINANCE
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Warning: gossip magazines can damage your health/ PREVIEW VERSION/ WP Oct II, 2010

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Fabio Capello resigns as England manager/ Worksheet/ WP March II, 2012

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ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2014 (April - June)
Tech attire, more beta than chic / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April I, 2014
A more useful Germany / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP April 2, 2014
Boozy teens hit by disease / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2013
Boozy teens hit by disease / WP April 1, 2014
Britain and Ireland: A new pattern of islands / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP June 1, 2014
Cartoon interpretation '/ Chancellor Merkel and Europe / WP April 2, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Quit smoking / WP April 1, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Ukip voter / WP June 2, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP April I, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP April II, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP June 1, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP June 2, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP May 2, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP May I, 2014
Defences come down as animal testers dare to say they're proud / Worksheet / WP May 2, 2014
Erased answers on tests in Philadelphia lead to a three-year cheating scandal / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May I, 2014
Ethnic gap 'may cost Tories election' / Worksheet / WP June 2, 2014
GM superfoods to be grown in Britain / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2014
In youth's death, some see a Montana law gone wrong / Worksheet / WP June 2, 2014
Melting icecap brings industrial revolution to Greenland / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2014
Phone in your pocket that gives away your secrets / WS listening comprehension / WP June 1, 2014
Plan to cut off Great Lakes to turn back tide of Asian carp / WS listening comprehension / WP June 1, 2014
Rhino rescue / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 2, 2014
Smoke zone / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP April 1, 2014
TV lowers birthrate / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP June 2, 2014
Tech attire, more beta than chic / WP April 1, 2014
Texas woman is taken off life support after order / WP April 1, 2014
The secondary school in Yorkshire where English is a foreign language / Worksheet / WP June 1, 2014
The wartime women footballers / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May I, 2014
To keep teenagers alert, schools let them sleep in / Worksheet / WP May 2, 2014
WhatsApp deal bets on a few fewer 'friends' / Worksheet / WP May 1, 2014
When may I shoot a student? / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 1, 2014

ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2014 (July - September)
A scar on the Grand Canyon / Worksheet / WP September 2, 2014
Alpacas walk straight into British hearts / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP September 1 2014
Approaching 30, Harry grows into his royal role / Worksheet / WP September 2, 2014
Ban spikes that deter homeless, says Boris / Worksheet / WP August 2, 2014
Californians keep up with Joneses' water use / Worksheet / WP September 1 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Fat father and son / September 2, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / NSA / August 2, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Scottish independence / September 2, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Surrogates / WP September 1, 2014
Culture clash: Street artists fight on as court backs demolition of Delhi slum / Worksheet / WP July 2014
Fat Britain / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP September 2, 2014
For young traders, a market where Air Jordans are blue chips / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2014
Freedom to search / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP August 2, 2014
In the U.S., punishment comes before the crimes / Questions for discussion and assignments / July 2014
It's not death I fear but dying in the torture chamber / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP September 1, 2014
It's now the Canadian dream / Questions for discussion and assignments / August 1, 2014
Magdalene women win compensation at last / Worksheet listening comprehension / WP July 2014
National Trust and RSPB take a shine to solar farms as havens for wildlife / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP August 1, 2014
New York pays tribute to those who died on the day that changed the world / Worksheet / WP August 1, 2014
Starbucks to provide free college education to thousands of workers / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP September 1 2014
Teachers: ‘Our pupils are targeting us’ / Worksheet Listening Comprehension / August 1, 2014
The Soylent revolution will not be pleasurable / Worksheet / WP August 2, 2014
Topics in this issue / WP August 1, 2014
Topics in this issue / WP August 2, 2014
Topics in this issue / WP July 2014
Topics in this issue / WP September 1, 2014
Topics in this issue / WP September 2, 2014
Two planes, Rolls-Royce and an Aston Martin -- thanks to fracking / Worksheet / WP July 2014
Wish you were here? Warning from immigrant who is really a Polish MP / WP Listening comprehension worksheet / July 2014

ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2014 (October - December)
A free album on iTunes / Worksheet / WP November 2 2014
A young player's achievements resonate beyond a sport / Listening comprehension worksheet / November 1, 2014
Abduction case tests limits of Amish ties to modern world / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2014
At gateway to Hamptons, Ku Klux Klan advertises for new members / Worksheet / WP November 1 2014
Australia offers new home to its would-be immigrants in … Cambodia / Worksheet / WP December 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Hoods / November 1, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Job interview and Facebook / October 2, 2014
From apartheid-era jail cell to the bench in Pistorius case / Worksheet / WP October 1 2014
How to be a man / Questions for discussion and assignments / December 2014
Ireland’s new abortion law: No choice at all / Questions for discussion and assignments / November 1, 2014
It could be you! But only if you vote -- LA turns poll into lottery / Listening comprehension worksheet / November 1, 2014
Just 13, and working risky 12-hour shifts in the tobacco fields / Worksheet / WP December 2014
Long live the Emperor? / Listening comprehension worksheet / October 1, 2014
Making a splash on campus / Worksheet / WP November 2 2014
Market forces / Worksheet / WP December 2014
Painted out of history, Britain's Chinese allies / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2014
Poverty pay isn't inevitable / Questions for discussion and assignments / November 2, 2014
Put an end to this unspeakable organisation / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP October 1, 2014
Scotland votes no / Questions for discussion and assignments / October 2, 2014
Teachers ‘ignorant of grammar and literature’ / Listening comprehension worksheet / December, 2014
Tech giants are still using toxic chemicals, says Greenpeace / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP December 2014
Topics in this issue / December 2014
Topics in this issue / WP November 1, 2014
Topics in this issue / WP November 2, 2014
Topics in this issue / WP October 1, 2014
Topics in this issue / WP October 2, 2014
Unblinking eyes track employees / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP October 1, 2014

ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2015 (April - June)
'Disneyfication' of the countryside blamed for opposition to pest culls / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2015
'Homeopathy is not more effective than placebo,' says health council / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2015
A disaster waiting to happen / Worksheet / WP May 2, 2015
A new Irish rebellion, this time against water fees / Worksheet / WP May 2, 2015
Britain on brink of GM food revolution as minister says yes / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Baltimore riots / WP June 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Fracking / WP May 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Globalization of football / WP June 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Grammar: less and fewer / WP April 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / High-tech mom / WP May 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Hung parliament / WP April 2, 2015
Denmark's drug-free pigs / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 2, 2015
Early for work and uniformly stunning / Worksheet / WP June 2, 2015
Gary Dahl, inventor of the Pet Rock, dies at 78 / Worksheet / WP June 1, 2015
Globalization under attack, on the soccer field / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP June 1, 2015
Goodbye to Freddie Gray and goodbye to quietly accepting injustice / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP June 2, 2015
How one form of chaos breeds another / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 1, 2015
Internships abroad: Unpaid, with a $10,000 price tag / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2015
Jet crash tests Germany's faith in its precision / Worksheet / WP May 1, 2015
Learning with music: FourFiveSeconds / Questions for discussion and assignments / April 2, 2015
Monopoly’s inventor: The progressive who didn’t pass the word ‘Go’ / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May I, 2015
Parents punished for letting children walk home alone / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2015
Republicans left red-faced as measles row infects 2016 presidential race / Worksheet / WP April 1, 2015
Seabed mining boom threatens to destroy habitats and wipe out species / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 1, 2015
Shooting clouds life as both Muslim and Texan / Worksheet / WP June 2, 2015
Topics in this issue / April 1, 2015
Topics in this issue / April 2, 2015
Topics in this issue / June 1, 2015
Topics in this issue / June 2, 2015
Topics in this issue / May 1, 2015
Topics in this issue / May 2, 2015
True love or a ruse to get a visa? Send for the love ambassador ... / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2015
Why a U-turn can be the greatest moral act / Questions for discussion and assignments / April 1, 2015
You have been warned. There is chaos ahead. / Questions for discussion and assignments / April 2, 2015

ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2015 (Jan - March)
'This is an American problem' / Worksheet / WP February 1, 2015
After victory laps, settling in as rookies / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2015
Britain grows into its dancing shoes / Listening comprehension worksheet / January 1, 2015
Bus service puts people before profit / WS Listening Comprehension / WP March 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Eradicate poverty / WP March 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / In vitro fertilization / WP March 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Music downloads / WP January 2, 2015
Changing the record / Questions for discussion and assignments / January 2, 2015
China and the US / Cartoon interpretation / WP Jan 1, 2015
Hearing pits tenants who denounce Airbnb against those who profit from it / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2015
Meant to keep malaria out, mosquito nets are used to haul fish in / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2015
Preserving an accident for the good of nature / Worksheet / WP January 2, 2015
Pursuing the impossible, and coming out on top / WS Listening Comprehension / WP March 1, 2015
Rainforests 'out of danger' thanks to global giants / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2015
Royal reform / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 1, 2015
The American dream is leaving America / Questions for discussion and assignments / January 1, 2015
The economics (and nostalgia) of dead malls / Worksheet / WP March 1, 2015
The rainbow parliament / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP February 1, 2015
The rich are making the world a dangerous place / Questions for discussion and assignments / March 2, 2015
Topics in this issue / February 1, 2015
Topics in this issue / January 1, 2015
Topics in this issue / January 2, 2015
Topics in this issue / March 1, 2015
Topics in this issue / March 2, 2015
Turmoil over immigration status? California has lived it for decades / Worksheet / WP January 2, 2015
When blogging becomes a slog / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP January 1, 2015

ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2015 (Jan - March)
Beauty and the beast of Abercrombie & Fitch / Worksheet / WP February 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / American dream / WP February 2, 2015
High-end mac and cheese, served by whites / Worksheet / WP January 1, 2015
In seven states, atheists push to end largely forgotten ban / Worksheet / WP February 2, 2015
Isolated no more / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP February 2, 2015
Topics in this issue / February 2, 2015

ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2015 (July - September)
'Nobody should be preisdent for life', Obama tells Africa / Worksheet / WP September 1, 2015
13,000-year-old-footprints are America's oldest / WS listening comprehension / WP September 1, 2015
Anglers fall for drones hook, line and sinker / WS listening comprehension / WP September 1, 2015
B. B. King, defining bluesman for generations, dies at 89 / Worksheet / WP July 2015
Black like who? / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP August 2 2015
Britain's school proms boom / Worksheet / WP August 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Gay marriage in Ireland / WP July 2015
Confederate flag / Cartoon interpretation / WP August 2, 2015
Downside of police body cameras: Your arrest hits YouTube / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015
Driverless trucks to speed across Nevada / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP August 1, 2015
Germany the green superpower / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP July 2015
Half of homes give up the weekly shop / Worksheet / WP September 2, 2015
Helping the environment / Cartoon interpretation / WP September 1, 2015
Ireland votes to approve gay marriage / Worksheet / WP July 2015
Microbeads / Cartoon interpretation / WP August 1, 2015
Migrants in Calais / Cartoon interpretation / WP September 2, 2015
Our pampered wilderness / Worksheet / WP September 2, 2015
Perils of globalization when factories close and towns struggle / Worksheet / WP August 2015
Perils of globalization when factories close and towns struggle / Worksheet: PowerPoint presentation / WP August 2015
Possessions? They're just so last year / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015
The German question redux / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP September 1, 2015
The world says no to surveillance / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP August 1 2015
Tony Abbott brags about halting the spread of 'visually awful' wind farms / Worksheet / WP August 2, 2015
Topics in this issue / August 1, 2015
Topics in this issue / July 2015
Topics in this issue / WP August 2, 2015
Topics in this issue / WP September 1, 2015
Topics in this issue / WP September 2, 2015
Toys will be toys for little girls and boys / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP August 1, 2015
United statement / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP September 2, 2015
We run like girls / Photo interpretation / WP September 1, 2015
Work starts to build world's largest urban farm in Newark / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015

ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2015 (October - December)
10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina / Cartoon interpretation / WP December 2015
Amazon staff 'chewed up and spit out by a brutal culture' / Worksheet / WP November 1, 2015
Amazon staff 'chewed up and spit out by a brutal culture' / Worksheet: PowerPoint presentation / WP November 1, 2015
Busy? 'Taskers' are queuing up to help / Worksheet / WP December 2015
Cecil the lion / Cartoon interpretation / WP October 1, 2015
Chez Catholic / Cartoon interpretation / WP November 2, 2015
Colorado's effort against teenage pregnancies is a startling success / WS Listening Comprehension / WP October 1, 2015
Denali / Cartoon interpretation / WP November 1, 2015
Female beauty / Cartoon interpretation / WP October 2, 2015
Fingerprints reveal if you've had coffe, cocaine or cancer / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP October 1, 2015
Food trucks divide a Missouri town looking for sizzle / WS Listening Comprehension / WP November 1, 2015
How segregation destroys black wealth / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP November 2, 2015
Humans are the bane of Google's self-drive cars / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP December 2015
Language test would cut foreign students / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP December 2015
Mr. Obama's urgent Arctic message / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP November 1, 2015
Puerto Ricans seeking new lives put stamp on Central Florida / Worksheet / WP November 2, 2015
Pupils should use mobiles in class, say private heads / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP December 2015
Teachers quit work, sold up and schooled their family on the road / WS Listening Comprehension / WP November 1, 2015
The cartoon hedgehog leading the way into a whole new virtual reality / Worksheet / WP October 1 2015
The immorality is in the pleasure of the kill / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP October 1 2015
The other generation rent / Worksheet / WP December 2015
The war on the self-esteem of the young / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP October 2 2015
Topics in this issue / November 1, 2015
Topics in this issue / October 1, 2015
Topics in this issue / October 2, 2015
Topics in this issue / WP December 2015
Topics in this issue / WP November 2, 2015
Twins won't stop me, says Yahoo boss / Worksheet / WP November 2, 2015
US marks return to Cuba by raising a flag for democracy / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2015
Whatever happened to German America? / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP Dezember 2015
Why dairy farming has turned sour / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2015

ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2016 (April - June)
$20 bill / Cartoon interpretation / WP June 1, 2016
Angela Merkel's unpopular goodness / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP June 1, 2016
Convenience built on a mountain of cardboard / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 1, 2016
Delta, in alliance with Danny Meyer, aims to elevate airline food / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2016
Dinosaurs performed dances to woo mates / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2016
Donald Trump and the Pope / Cartoon interpretation / WP April 1, 2016
Emoji feminism / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 1, 2016
Fighting truancy among India's teachers / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2016
Fine art fraud fuels forensics boom / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 1, 2016
Girls leave single-sex schools unable to talk to boys, headteacher says / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2016
How both parties lost the white middle class / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP April 1, 2016
Liberal Hollywood / Cartoon interpretation / WP April 2, 2016
Mogul's rant at San Francisco homeless stirs anger / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2016
Oil rigs gushing with marine life / Worksheet / WP May 1, 2016
Plastic bag firm folds as shoppers choose to reuse / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2016
Players accuse U.S. Soccer of wage discrimination / Worksheet / WP June 1, 2016
Senate Republicans lose their minds on a Supreme Court seat / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP April 2, 2016
Shark app / Cartoon interpretation / WP May 2, 2016
The shame culture / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 2, 2016
Topics in this issue / April 1, 2016
Topics in this issue / April 2, 2016
Topics in this issue / June 1 2016
Topics in this issue / May 1, 2016
Topics in this issue / May 2 2016
Trump University students cite push to give positive reviews / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 2, 2016
U.S. in Cuba / Cartoon interpretation / WP May 1, 2016
Who is Banksy? / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 2, 2016
Would Clarence Thomas like to add anything? / Worksheet / WP April 1, 2016

ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS 2016 (Jan - March)
'I want to be a Boy Scout.' There's just one hitch / Worksheet / WP February 2, 2016
A blow against gentrification or hitting the wrong target? / Worksheet / WP January 1, 2016
A call to America's better nature / Worksheet / WP February 2, 2016
A ride many scorn is no longer free / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP March 1, 2016
A truly generous gesture / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP February 2, 2016
After Cologne: Is cultural coexistence still possible? / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 1, 2016
America's Third World Problem / Worksheet / March 2, 2016
America's child marriage problem / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP January 2, 2016
Australia deploys sheepdogs to save a penguin colony / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2016
Bitcoins / Cartoon interpretation / WP March 1, 2016
Child marriage / Cartoon interpretation / WP January 2, 2016
Children will work until they hit 100 / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP January 1, 2016
Christian refugees / Cartoon interpretation / WP February 1, 2016
Guns in the U.S. / Cartoon interpretation / WP January 1, 2016
It is beyond time for Britain to apologise / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 2, 2016
Keep concerts classical, says Nicola Benedetti / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP March 1, 2016
Mark Zuckerberg's philanthropy / Cartoon interpretation / WP February 2, 2016
Martin Shkreli / Cartoon interpretation / WP March 2, 2016
No baptism, no school / Worksheet / WP January 2, 2016
No room for humans in $1bn city built to design the future / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP January 1, 2016
Online may be our destiny, but do unplug once in a while / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP February 1, 2016
Refrigeration is hot topic for emerging economy / Worksheet / WP February 1, 2016
Shakespeare ... Tolstoy ... Homer? Give them one star / Worksheet / WP January 2, 2016
Teacher goes the extra mile to beat obesity / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2016
The political ritual after mass shootings / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP January 1, 2016
Topics in this issue / WP February 1, 2016
Topics in this issue / WP February 2, 2016
Topics in this issue / WP January 1, 2016
Topics in this issue / WP January 2, 2016
Topics in this issue / WP March 1, 2016
Topics in this issue / WP March 2, 2016
Wake up and smell the coffee on Bitcoin Island / Worksheet / WP March 1, 2016
Women must integrate, Cameron tells Muslims / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2016

ACCESS TO WORKSHEETS 2013 (Jan - June)
'It's like you're not in Britain'/ Worksheet/ WP May II, 2013, page 7
'Pacific solution' refugee camps condemned as 'grim'/ WS Listening Comprehension / WP Feb I, 2013, page 2
50 years after integration, Ole Miss grapples with history / Worksheet / WP Jan I, 2013, page 5
A death penalty fight comes home / Worksheet / WP April II, 2013, page 4
A model for reducing emissions / Worksheet / WP June II, 2013, page12
A school distanced from technology faces its intrusion / Worksheet / WP Jan I, 2013, page 12
After recession, more young adults are living on street / Worksheet / WP March II, 2013, page 3
Americans are sicker and die younger than people in other rich nations / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP April I, 2013, page 3
As music streaming grows, royalties slow to a trickle / Crossword Puzzle / WP April I, 2013, page 9
Can science prevent the great global food crisis? / Worksheet / Sample for BUSINESS World and Press
Children toil in India's mines, despite legal ban / Worksheet / WP May I, 2013, page 9
Do we have the courage to stop this? / Worksheet / WP Feb I, 2013, page 1
Fatal fire in Bangladesh highlights the dangers facing garment workers / Sample for BUSINESS World and Press
Four decades after clashes, Boston again debates school busing / Worksheet / WP Feb I, 2013, page 4
Growing taste for Fairtrade shows it's Britain's cup of tea / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May I 2013, page 10
High street urged to put safety ahead of profits / WP June I, 2013, page 1
How Christians and Muslims can marry / Crossword puzzle/ WP February I, 2013, page 6
Hundreds of websites urging girls to starve for perfection / Worksheet/ WP Feb II, 2013, page 8
Hunt is on for pets that have turned child-killers / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP April I, 2013, page 4
IVF babies with three parents / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Jan I, 2013, page 6
In India, kisses are on rise, even in public/ Worksheet/ WP May II, 2013, page 3
In Mexican villages, few are left to dream of U.S. / Worksheet / WP June II, 2013, page 5
In Texas, a legal battle over biblical banners / Worksheet / WP Jan II, 2013, page 3
In hiring, a friend in need... / Worksheet / World and Press April I, 2013, page 11
It is time for the British people to have their say / Worksheet / WP March I, 2013, page 1
Job Hunting: How to say 'Look at me!' to an online recruiter / Sample from BUSINESS World and Press
Make English Your BUSINESS / Themen und Artikel mit Worksheets + Exercises zum Kennenlernen
Memphis drops Confederate names from parks, sowing new battles / Worksheet / WP June I, 2013
More valuable than gold or heroin - the illegal trade driving wildlife / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June I, 2013
Over-65s lead rise in cohabitation outside marriage / Crossword puzzle / WP Jan II, 2013, page 6
Robert G. Edwards dies at 87; changed rules of conception with first 'test tube baby' / Worksheet / WP June II, 2013
Seeing Darwin through Christian eyes? It all depends on the Christian / Worksheet / WP April II, 2013, page 9
Swallowing rain forest, cities surge in Amazon / Worksheet / WP March II, 2013, page 9
UK sets off on path strewn with pitfalls / Worksheet / WP March I, 2013, page 6
Unflagging hatred: The new symbol of violence in Belfast / Worksheet / WP Feb II, 2013, page 6

ACCESS TO WORKSHEETS 2013 (July - Dec)
A chance to own a home for $1 in a city on the ropes / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Dec 2013
A racial divide closes as students step up / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP Aug I, 2013
As American Indians move to cities, old and new challenges follow / Worksheet / WP July 2013, page 5
As vandals deface U.S. parks, some point to online show-offs / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Sept I, 2013
At Alabama, a renewed stand for integration / Worksheet / WP Dec 2013
At a college, dropping sports in favor of fitness / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Oct I, 2013
Breakthrough in human cloning offers new hope for transplants / Worksheet / WP Aug I, 2013
British parents decide to adopt a one-child policy / WS Listening Comprehension / WP July 2013, page 6
California's time-bomb: how defying nature stoked Sierra Nevada wildfire / WP Oct II, 2013
Can't ban guns? Buy a bulletproof schoolbag / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Aug I, 2013
Can't hide in the cloud / Questions for discussion / WP Aug I, 2013, page 2
Compassion fatigue / Questions for discussion / WP Nov I, 2013
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP Aug I, 2013
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP Aug II, 2013
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP July 2013
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP Nov I, 2013
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP Oct I, 2013
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP Oct II, 2013
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP Sept I, 2013
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP Sept II, 2013
Curriculum and examination topis ion this issue / WP Dec 2013
Do you speak Mancunian? / Worksheet / WP Oct II, 2013
E pluribus unum / Questions for discussion / WP Sept I, 2013
Edward Snowden / Cartoon interpretation / WP Sept I, 2013
Fathers struggling to 'have it all / Worksheet / WP Aug II, 2013
Florida case spurs painful talks between black parents and their children / Worksheet / WP Aug II, 2013
For evangelicals, a shift in views on immigration / Worksheet / WP July 2013, page 4
Heat-trapping gas passes milestone, raising fears / Exercises / WP July 2013
Imagine a feudal country where 432 families own half the land / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Dec 2013
In U.S., news of surveillance effort is met with some concern but little surprise /Worksheet / WP July 2013, page 1
Killing of strikers alters South Africa politics / Worksheet / WP Oct I, 2013
Making choice to halt at door of citizenship / Worksheet / WP Nov I, 2013, page 3
Meat the Future / Cartoon Interpretation / WP Oct I, 2013
Meat the future / Questions for discussion / WP Oct I, 2013
Migration rules that put a price tag on love are 'heartbreaking' / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Oct I, 2013
NSA "eye and ears" cartoon / Cartoon Interpretation / WP Dec 2013
NSA privacy cartoon / Cartoon interpretation / WP Aug I, 2013, page 2
New face of South rises as an extralegal force / Worksheet / WP Sept II, 2013
New suburban dream born of Asia and Southern California / Worksheet / WP Aug II, 2013
Newspaper terminology
On one phone app, looks are everything / Puzzle / WP July 2013
On the edge of poverty, at the center of a debate on food stamps / Worksheet / WP Nov II, 2013
Same war, different country / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP Oct II, 2013, page 2
Schools ask parents to stump up £200 for iPads / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Nov I, 2013
Shopping for cheap clothes / Cartoon Interpretation / WP Nov I, 2013
Sport chiefs told to target leading businesswomen in bid to counter male domination / Worksheet / WP July 2013, page 9
Teachers call for return of foreign exchange trips to halt decline of language skills / Worksheet / WP Nov II, 2013
Terms and phrases frequently used in newspaper articles
The Handyüberwachung Disaster / Questions for discussion / WP Dec 2013
The Handyüberwachung Disaster / Questions for discussion / WP December 2013
The Republican surrender / Questions for discussion / WP Nov II, 2013
The Travelodge families: Now homeless sent to hotels / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Sept I, 2013
The health toll of immigration / Worksheet / WP Sept II, 2013, page 3
U.S. women on the rise as family breadwinners / Worksheet / WP Sept I, 2013
Where have the great speechmakers gone? / Worksheet / WP Aug I, 2013
White family's stay in township divides South Africans / Worksheet / WP Dec 2013
Why healthy eaters fall for fries / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Nov I, 2013
Why the Civil War still matters / Questions for discussion / WP Sept II, 2013
Young Americans lead trend to less driving / Worksheet / WP Sept I, 2013

ACCESS TO WORKSHEETS 2014 (Jan - March)
Ailing Midwestern cities extend a welcoming hand to immigrants / WP Jan I, 2014
Banks say no to marijuana money / WS Listening comprehension / March 1, 2014
Bletchley 'hell hole' restored to past glory / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Jan I, 2014
Canadian universities strive to include indigenous cultures / Worksheet / WP January II, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Unpaid intern / WP March 2, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP Feb 1, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP Feb 1, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP February II, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP Jan I, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP January II, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP March 1, 2014
Curriculum and examination topics in this issue / WP March II, 2014
Family shuns supermarkets for a year and pockets £900 / WS Listening comprehension / WP Feb 1, 2014
Generation born after apartheid sees Mandela's fight as history / Worksheet / WP Feb 1, 2014
Global warming / Cartoon interpretation / WP Feb 2, 2014
Homophobia in football: Kick it out / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP Feb 2, 2014
Most of U.S. is wired, but millions aren't plugged in / Worksheet / WP January II, 2014
New milestone emerges: Baby's first iPhone app / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Jan I, 2014
No room for graduates as London rents soar / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2014
Obama fair shake / Cartoon interpretation / WP March 1, 2014
Punishment for children / Cartoon interpretation / WP Feb 1, 2014
South Florida faces ominous prospects from rising waters / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2014
The flip-flop firm built by tsunami orphans / WS Listening comprehension / WP Feb 1, 2014
The produce isn't pretty, but it's edible / Worksheet / WP February II, 2014
The war over poverty / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 1, 2014
Those depressing Germans / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP Jan I, 2014. page 2
US to smash ivory stockpile / Worksheet / WP March 1, 2014
Vets demand a ban on monkeys as pets / WS Listening comprehension / March 1, 2014
Vote on alcohol sales divides a Utah town where few drink / Worksheet / WP February II, 2014
What's wrong with today's younger generation? / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP Feb 1, 2014
You need to start at the bottom to work your way up / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 2, 2014

AFRICA, ASIA & THIRD WORLD
'Nobody should be preisdent for life', Obama tells Africa / Worksheet / WP September 1, 2015
African farmers displaced as investors move in/ WP April I, 2011
Beaten, burnt and scarred for life, children branded as witches/ WS/ WP 1st Sept 10
Broken Lives: Nigeria's child brides who end up on the streets/PREVIEW/ WP 2nd March 2009
Broken lives: Nigeria's child brides who end up on the streets / Worksheet (WP 2nd March 09)
Egypt warns that new Nile agreement could prove death sentence (WP 2nd Sept 2010)
Even if children find a school in Zimbabwe .../ Worksheet (WP 2nd April 09)
Lush land dries up, withering Kenya's hopes (WP 2nd Oct 09)
Not just handouts - the aid that puts cash into the economy/ Worksheet/ WP March I 2012
Obama delivers call for change to a rapt Africa (WP 1st Sept 09)
On the move...but how much longer? Road plan threatens Serengeti/ WP Nov II, 2010
Shifting sands: tourists' demand for water threatens Angkor Wat/ WP Jan I, 2011
South Africa wages war on ruthless rhinoceros poachers/ WP Feb I, 2011
Cecil the lion / Cartoon interpretation / WP October 1, 2015
From apartheid-era jail cell to the bench in Pistorius case / Worksheet / WP October 1 2014
Generation born after apartheid sees Mandela's fight as history / Worksheet / WP Feb 1, 2014
High-end mac and cheese, served by whites / Worksheet / WP January 1, 2015
Meant to keep malaria out, mosquito nets are used to haul fish in / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2015
Put an end to this unspeakable organisation / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP October 1, 2014
Rainforests 'out of danger' thanks to global giants / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2015
Rhino rescue / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 2, 2014
The immorality is in the pleasure of the kill / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP October 1 2015
US to smash ivory stockpile / Worksheet / WP March 1, 2014

AFRICAN AMERICANS & CIVIL RIGHTS
$20 bill / Cartoon interpretation / WP June 1, 2016
'This is an American problem' / Worksheet / WP February 1, 2015
A dream job: Bernice King takes up her father's mantle /Listening Comprehension (WP Feb I, 2010)
African Americans: Harlem takes on university in battle of town versus gown (WP 1st March 08)
Black workers hurt by Detroit's ills (WP 2nd March Issue 09)
Debate host, too, has a message of change (WP 2nd Nov 08)
Descendants of cotton-pickers flock South in search of new American dream/ WP June I, 2011
For new life, blacks in City head South/ WP Nov II, 2011
Inauguration is culmination for black airmen (WP 2nd Feb 09)
Race and American memory (WP 1st Aug 08)
At gateway to Hamptons, Ku Klux Klan advertises for new members / Worksheet / WP November 1 2014
B. B. King, defining bluesman for generations, dies at 89 / Worksheet / WP July 2015
Black like who? / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP August 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Baltimore riots / WP June 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Hoods / November 1, 2014
Confederate flag / Cartoon interpretation / WP August 2, 2015
Goodbye to Freddie Gray and goodbye to quietly accepting injustice / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP June 2, 2015
How segregation destroys black wealth / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP November 2, 2015
Liberal Hollywood / Cartoon interpretation / WP April 2, 2016
Why a U-turn can be the greatest moral act / Questions for discussion and assignments / April 1, 2015

AMERICA: CURRENT EVENTS & TRENDS
America must end its 9/11 mindset/ WP June II, 2011
American Muslims ask, will we ever belong?/ PREVIEW VERSION/ WP Oct II, 2010
American Muslims ask, will we ever belong?/ WP Oct II, 2010
Barack Obama grants funds for first new nuclear plants ... / Worksheet (WP 1st May 2010)
Burying the witch: A symbolic funeral but Katrina anger lives on/ WP Oct II, 2010
Climate of hate/ WP Feb I, 2011
Crime and coyotes rule in Motor City after collapse of American Dream/ WP Oct I, 2011
Debate heating up on plans for mosque near ground zero/ WP Sept I, 2010
Debate heating up on plans for mosque near ground zero/PREVIEW VERSION / WP 1st Sept 2010
Ethnic differences emerge in plastic surgery/ WP June II, 2011
Fewer young voters see themselves as Democrats/ WS/ WP Nov I, 2010
Four million additional Americans fall into poverty/ WS/ WP Nov I, 2010
From California to New York, the tide of protest keeps rising/ WP Nov II, 2011
Gloom on the Fourth of July/ WP Sept I, 2011
I can get my family back: Immigrants driven out of Arizona .../ PREVIEW VERSION (WP Sept II, 2010)
I can get my family back: Immigrants driven out of Arizona return home (WP Sept II, 2010)
President Obama's legacy is assured after Yes we can ... Yes we did /Worksheet (WP 1st May 2010)
Technology leads more park visitors into trouble/ WP Dec 2010
Told to eat vegetables, America orders fries/ WP Jan II, 2011
US moves back from brink of debt default with last-minute Senate vote/ WP Sept I, 2011
Banks say no to marijuana money / WS Listening comprehension / March 1, 2014
Hearing pits tenants who denounce Airbnb against those who profit from it / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2015
Making a splash on campus / Worksheet / WP November 2 2014
Our pampered wilderness / Worksheet / WP September 2, 2015
Parents punished for letting children walk home alone / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2015
Texas woman is taken off life support after order / WP April 1, 2014

AUSTRALIA
'Homeopathy is not more effective than placebo,' says health council / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2015
After 40,000 years recognition for Aboriginal people.../ WP March I, 2011
Australia's apology to transported children / Listening Comprehension (WP Jan I, 2010)
Snatched from home for a racist ideal / WP 1st April 08
The infamous killings that came back to bite dingoes/ WP Aug II, 2011
The tragedy that shames Australia/ WP Feb II, 2011
Weary Britons flee gloom to a land Down Under/Worksheet (WP Dec 09)
Australia deploys sheepdogs to save a penguin colony / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2016
Australia offers new home to its would-be immigrants in … Cambodia / Worksheet / WP December 2014
Isolated no more / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP February 2, 2015
It is beyond time for Britain to apologise / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 2, 2016
Rhino rescue / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 2, 2014
Tony Abbott brags about halting the spread of 'visually awful' wind farms / Worksheet / WP August 2, 2015

BEHIND THE STORY
After 150 years, the Civil War still divides the US/ Background/ WP Feb II, 2011
The People's Republic of San Francisco/ Timeline+History/ WP Feb II, 2011

BRITAIN: SOCIETY, POPULATION & REGIONS
After British riots, conflicting answers as to why / WP Sept II, 2011
British soccer team? What's that? Say Scots, Welsh and Irish/ WP Dec 2011
Driving test to be more mentally demanding/ WS Listening Comprehension/WP Sept I, 2010
For London youth, down and out is a way of life/ Worksheet/ WP April I, 2012
For many in Britain, being a homeowner is a fading dream/ WP Oct I, 2011
Generation crunch: young face crisis in hunt for work / Worksheet (WP 2nd April 09)
Job blockers will thwart aspirations of the young .../ WP Nov I, 2010
My name is Manchester and I have a drink problem/ WP March II, 2011
Rainbow generation presents new image of strength, success and self-confidence/ WP March I, 2011
Teenage drunks turn Charles's dream village into nightmare / Worksheet (WP 1st Feb 09)
The Isles of Scilly, where Britain's poorest people live (WP 2nd Aug 08)
Bus service puts people before profit / WS Listening Comprehension / WP March 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Scottish independence / September 2, 2014
Fat Britain / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP September 2, 2014
No room for graduates as London rents soar / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2014
Put an end to this unspeakable organisation / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP October 1, 2014
Scotland votes no / Questions for discussion and assignments / October 2, 2014

BUSINESS ECONOMY TRADE
Burger King's flame-grilled thinking under fire /Worksheet (WP 2nd May 2010)
Europe's land of opportunity/ WP Oct I, 2011
GM decides to keep Opel, its European unit / Worksheet (WP Dec 09)
McDonald's goes green - but not all customers are loving it / Worksheet (WP 1st Oct 07)
Price war brews between Amazon and Wal-Mart /Worksheet (WP 2nd March 2010)
The in-house masseuse who googled a fortune (WP 2nd Feb 08)
Volkswagen bets on Passat built in Tennessee/ WP Sept II, 2011
A blow against gentrification or hitting the wrong target? / Worksheet / WP January 1, 2016
A free album on iTunes / Worksheet / WP November 2 2014
A truly generous gesture / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP February 2, 2016
Amazon staff 'chewed up and spit out by a brutal culture' / Worksheet / WP November 1, 2015
Amazon staff 'chewed up and spit out by a brutal culture' / Worksheet: PowerPoint presentation / WP November 1, 2015
Banks say no to marijuana money / WS Listening comprehension / March 1, 2014
Bitcoins / Cartoon interpretation / WP March 1, 2016
Bus service puts people before profit / WS Listening Comprehension / WP March 1, 2015
Busy? 'Taskers' are queuing up to help / Worksheet / WP December 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Unpaid intern / March 2 2014
Convenience built on a mountain of cardboard / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 1, 2016
Delta, in alliance with Danny Meyer, aims to elevate airline food / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2016
Driverless trucks to speed across Nevada / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP August 1, 2015
Food trucks divide a Missouri town looking for sizzle / WS Listening Comprehension / WP November 1, 2015
Half of homes give up the weekly shop / Worksheet / WP September 2, 2015
Hearing pits tenants who denounce Airbnb against those who profit from it / Worksheet / March 2, 2015
Humans are the bane of Google's self-drive cars / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP December 2015
Market forces / Worksheet / WP December 2014
Martin Shkreli / Cartoon interpretation / WP March 2, 2016
Monopoly’s inventor: The progressive who didn’t pass the word ‘Go’ / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May I, 2015
No room for graduates as London rents soar
Obama fair shake / Cartoon interpretation / WP March 1, 2014
Perils of globalization when factories close and towns struggle / Worksheet / WP August 2015
Perils of globalization when factories close and towns struggle / Worksheet: PowerPoint presentation / August 1, 2015
Plan to cut off Great Lakes to turn back tide of Asian carp / WS listening comprehension / WP June 1, 2014
Plastic bag firm folds as shoppers choose to reuse / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2016
Possessions? They're just so last year / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015
Poverty pay isn't inevitable / Questions for discussion and assignments / November 2, 2014
Rainforests 'out of danger' thanks to global giants / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2015
Starbucks to provide free college education to thousands of workers / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP September 1 2014
The economics (and nostalgia) of dead malls / Worksheet / WP March 1, 2015
Toys will be toys for little girls and boys / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP August 1, 2015
Trump University students cite push to give positive reviews / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 2, 2016
Twins won't stop me, says Yahoo boss / Worksheet / November 2, 2015
Unblinking eyes track employees / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP October 1, 2014
Wake up and smell the coffee on Bitcoin Island / Worksheet / WP March 1, 2016
WhatsApp deal bets on a few fewer 'friends' / Worksheet / WP May 1, 2014
Why dairy farming has turned sour / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2015
Work starts to build world's largest urban farm in Newark / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015

CANADA
13,000-year-old-footprints are America's oldest / WS listening comprehension / WP September 1, 2015
'The biggest global warming crime in history' (WP 1st April 08)
Defying trend, Canada lures more migrants/ PREVIEW VERSION/ WP Jan II, 2011
Defying trend, Canada lures more migrants/ WP Jan II, 2011
Canadian universities strive to include indigenous cultures / Worksheet / WP January II, 2014
It's now the Canadian dream / Questions for discussion and assignments / August 1, 2014

CARTOON BACKGROUND / INTERPRETATION
$20 bill / Cartoon interpretation / WP June 1, 2016
10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina / Cartoon interpretation / WP December 2015
Ageism cartoon/ WP July 2011
Americans - Irish/ Matt Cartoon/ WP Feb II, 2011, page 16
Cartoon Interpretation: Pension adviser - Befriending a despot/ World and Press Juni II, 2011
No-fly zone Libya & RAF cuts / Matt Cartoons/ WP April II, 2011, page 15/16
Potholes - The Ashes/ Matt Cartoon/ WP March II, 2011
Sexism row cartoon/ World and Press June II, 2011
Student loans/ Matt Cartoon Interpretation/ WP March I, 2011
Student protest/ Matt Cartoon/ WP Feb I, 2011, page 16
Bitcoins / Cartoon interpretation / WP March 1, 2016
Cartoon interpretation / Baltimore riots / WP June 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Big oil: Fracking / WP May 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Eradicate poverty / WP March 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Fat father and son / September 2, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Gay marriage in Ireland / WP July 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Globalization of football / WP June 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Grammar: less and fewer / WP April 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / High-tech mom / WP May 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Hung parliament / WP April 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / In vitro fertilization / WP March 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Job interview and Facebook / October 2, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Music downloads / WP January 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / NSA / August 2, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Quit smoking / WP April 1, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Scottish independence / September 2, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Surrogates / WP September 1, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Ukip voter / WP June 2, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Unpaid intern / WP March 2, 2014
Cecil the lion / Cartoon interpretation / WP October 1, 2015
Chez Catholic / Cartoon interpretation / WP November 2, 2015
Child marriage / Cartoon interpretation / WP January 2, 2016
China and the US / Cartoon interpretation / WP Jan 1, 2015
Christian refugees / Cartoon interpretation / WP February 1, 2016
Confederate flag / Cartoon interpretation / WP August 2, 2015
Denali / Cartoon interpretation / WP November 1, 2015
Donald Trump and the Pope / Cartoon interpretation / WP April 1, 2016
Guns in the U.S. / Cartoon interpretation / WP January 1, 2016
Helping the environment / Cartoon interpretation / WP September 1, 2015
Interns and exploitation cartoon / Cartoon Interpretation / WP Oct II, 2013
Liberal Hollywood / Cartoon interpretation / WP April 2, 2016
Mark Zuckerberg's philanthropy / Cartoon interpretation / WP February 2, 2016
Martin Shkreli / Cartoon interpretation / WP March 2, 2016
Microbeads / Cartoon interpretation / WP August 1, 2015
Migrants in Calais / Cartoon interpretation / WP September 2, 2015
Obama fair shake / Cartoon interpretation / WP March 1, 2014
Punishment for children / Cartoon interpretation / WP Feb 1, 2014
Shark app / Cartoon interpretation / WP May 2, 2016
U.S. in Cuba / Cartoon interpretation / WP May 1, 2016

CONSUMERISM, FASHION & LIFESTYLE
Ban unfeasibly large breasts from adverts / Worksheet (WP Dec 08)
Coffee can wait. Day's first stop is online/ Worksheet (WP 1st Jan 2010)
Drug tests for exam students inevitable/ PREVIEW/ WP 2nd Jan 2010
Drug tests for exam students inevitable/ Worksheet / WP 2nd Jan 2010
Tattoo removal firm looks to clean up / Worksheet (WP 2nd Nov 09)
Young must become more advert savvy / Worksheet (WP 1st April 2010)
Beauty and the beast of Abercrombie & Fitch / Worksheet / WP February 2, 2015
Britain's school proms boom / Worksheet / WP August 2, 2015
Family shuns supermarkets for a year and pockets £900 / WS Listening comprehension / WP Feb 1, 2014
For young traders, a market where Air Jordans are blue chips / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2014
Gary Dahl, inventor of the Pet Rock, dies at 78 / Worksheet / WP June 1, 2015
Half of homes give up the weekly shop / Worksheet / WP September 2, 2015
Possessions? They're just so last year / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015
Tech attire, more beta than chic / WP April 1, 2014
Tech attire, more beta than chic / WS Listening comprehension / WP April 1, 2014
The flip-flop firm built by tsunami orphans / WS Listening comprehension / WP Feb 1, 2014
The produce isn't pretty, but it's edible / Worksheet / WP February II, 2014
The rich are making the world a dangerous place / Questions for discussion and assignments / March 2, 2015
Toys will be toys for little girls and boys / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP August 1, 2015

CRIME, GUNS & TERRORISM IN THE US
America vs. the Narrative (WP 1st March 2010)
Michael Bloomberg demands universal checks on gun buyers/ WP March II, 2011
More states allowing guns in bars/ WP Feb I, 2011, page 4
New Jersey first state to repeal death penalty (WP 2nd Feb 08)
Supreme court tests right to own guns (WP 2nd May 08)
The Amerian Way (WP 1st Aug 09)
The American school where teachers carry a pen, a ruler and ... a gun (WP 1st Nov 08)
Women at risk / Worksheet (WP 2nd Oct 09)
Abduction case tests limits of Amish ties to modern world / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2014
Death wish: How did America become the land of the high school massacre/ Worksheet / WP May II, 2012
Guns in the U.S. / Cartoon interpretation / January 1, 2016
In the U.S., punishment comes before the crimes / Questions for discussion and assignments / July 2014
In youth's death, some see a Montana law gone wrong / Worksheet / WP June 2, 2014
New York pays tribute to those who died on the day that changed the world / Worksheet / WP August 1, 2014
Shooting clouds life as both Muslim and Texan / Worksheet / WP June 2, 2015
The political ritual after mass shootings / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP January 1, 2016
US to smash ivory stockpile / Worksheet / WP March 1, 2014
When may I shoot a student? / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 1, 2014

CROSSWORD PUZZLES (2010 April - July)
A bus system reopens rift .../Crossword Puzzle/WF: General (WP 2nd May 2010)
Blueprint to bring back bisons ... / Crossword Puzzle/ Word Field: Wildlife & Nature (WP July 2010)
Coffee Party .../Crossword Puzzle/ Word Field: US Politics/Political Participation (WP 1st May 2010)
Different worlds...Crossword Puzzle/ Word Field: Conflict/War/Conflict Resolution (WP 2nd April 2010
Driver texting now ... Crossword Puzzle / Word Field: General (WP 1st April 2010)
Europeans revitalize plants ... / Word Field: Employment (WP 2nd June 2010)
Four men in a boat ... Crossword Puzzle / WF: Adventure, Voyage (WP 1st June 2010)
He made Starbucks huge ... / Crossword Puzzle / Word Field: Businesses (WP 1st June 2010)
Joyrider aged 5 takes father's off-roader .../ Word Field: Cars and Driving (WP 1st June 2010)
Nasa reduced to pipe dreams .../Crossword Puzzle/Word Field: General (WP 2nd April 2010)
The eBay auction ... Crossword Puzzle/Word Field: Online-Retail Trade (WP 1st April 2010)
They've had the wedding, now read ... / Word Field: Books (WP July 2010)
What can Britain teach India ... / Word Field: Food (WP July 2010)
Women majority in American workplaces/Crossword Puzzle/ WF: Business+Employment (WP 2nd May 2010)

CROSSWORD PUZZLES (2010 Aug - Dec)
Airbus chief set for sales Take-off/ Word Fields: Aviation Industry & World Market /WP 1st Oct 2010
America's most wanted .../ Crossword Puzzle/ Word Fields: Crime & Prosecution/ WP 1st Sept 2010
Exhausted old giant slips into ... / Crossw Puzzle/ WF: Business and Economy/ WP Nov I, 2010
In Germany, every game has the feel.../ C Puzzle/ Word Field: Football/ WP Nov II, 2010
It's the wonder of Poundland.../ Word Fields: Retail Trade; Value Market/ WP 1st Sept 10
Melbourne churches ban football anthems/ C Puzzle/ Word Fields: Religion & Death/ WP Nov II, 2010
Modern parents give more time ... / Crossword Puzzle / World Field: Family (WP 1st Aug 2010)
Republicans open new front on immigration.../ Word Fields: Politics/State Law/ WP 2nd Sept 10
Rich and powerful women triumph ... /Word Fields: US Politics/Election Campaigns (WP 2nd Aug 2010)
San Francisco becomes first ... / Word Field: Consumers & Environment (WP Oct II, 2010)
The Times prints its 70,000th issue.../ Word Field: Newspapers/ (WP 2nd Sept 2010)
What pets can teach us about marriage / Word Field: Relationships (WP 1st Aug 2010)
Why are whites five times richer than blacks /WF: Income, Profit, Wealth & Inequality/WP 2nd Aug 10)

CROSSWORD PUZZLES 2011
Africa can feed itself in generation.../CrossPuzzle/Word Field: Agriculture + Food/ WP Feb II, 11
Americans turn away from marriage.../ Crossw Puzzle/ Word Field: Statistics/ WP Jan I, 2011
Can Apple blossom without Steve Jobs?/ C Puzzle/ WP March II, 2011
Census data presents rise .../ Word Field: Census, Population, Ethnic Groups/ WP May II, 2011
Census data reveals a shift in patterns ..../C Puzzle: Demographics/ WP Aug II, 2011
Coffee industry wakes up to a crisis/ WP May I, 2011
Half a decade of changing the world.../ CP/ WP May I, 2011
Half a sausage a day!.../ Word Field Eating habits & Environment/ WP Feb I, 2011
How Assam tea ... strain of global warming/ WF Agriculture + Climate Change/ WP March II, 2011
New age of intervention.../ Word Field: Food Production & -Market/ WP April II, 2011
Obama's hopes for re-election.../ Crossword Puzzle/ Word Field: Politics & Economy/ WP Sept I, 2011
Simmering resentments boil .../ CPuzzle/ Word Field: Crime & Punishment/ WP Sept II, 2011
Study of black bears finds it's not mamas.../ Crossword Puzzle/ WP Aug I, 2011
The Spanish prisoner/ Crossw Puzzle/ Word Field: Economy & Finances/ WP Jan II, 2011
The bigger they come, the harder.../ CP/ Word Field: Stunt performers, Safety & Health/ WP April I,
The cost of petrol keeps pumping up.../ Word Field: Energy Market & Environment/ WP April II, 2011
They said all the wildlife was killed.../ C Puzzle/ WP March II, 2011
Times are hard for the jobless bankers/ WP Oct II, 2011
U.N. women's agency publishes...report on lack of gender equality/WP Sept II, 2011
US food groups step up healthy eating .../ CP/ Word Field: Food + Food Business/ WP Sept II, 2011
Welcome, number seven billion/ WP Nov II, 2011
Yale University hit by sexual... / Word Field: Gender Conflicts/ Male Chauvinism/ WP July, 2011
You Are Here: Why location.../Crossw Puzzle/ Word Field: Information Technology/ WP Sept I, 2011

ECONOMIC & FINANCIAL CRISIS
Michael Bloomberg demands universal checks on gun buyers/ WP March II, 2011
Obama fair shake / Cartoon interpretation / WP March 1, 2014
Perils of globalization when factories close and towns struggle / Worksheet: PowerPoint presentation / WP August 2015
Perils of globalization when factories close and towns struggle / Worksheet / WP August 2015
The war over poverty / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 1, 2014
Those depressing Germans / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP Jan I, 2014. page 2

EDUCATION in BRITAIN
Blog early, blog often: the secret to making boys write properly/ WP June I, 2011
British students going Dutch to avoid debt/ WS Listening Comprehension/ WP May I, 2012
Languages in the twilight zone as state schools go for easier option /Worksheet (WP 1st May 2010)
Mind the gap: why fewer students take a year out before university (WP 1st Feb 09)
Q: In what year did Napoleon meet ... A: Just google it / Worksheet (WP 1st April 09)
Thousands join exodus from state education (WP 1st Aug 07)
We pay the fees so you supply the mod cons / Worksheet (WP 1st April 09)
Britain's school proms boom / Worksheet / WP August 2, 2015
Girls leave single-sex schools unable to talk to boys, headteacher says / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2016
Language test would cut foreign students / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP December 2015
Pupils should use mobiles in class, say private heads / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP December 2015
Teacher goes the extra mile to beat obesity / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2016
Teachers quit work, sold up and schooled their family on the road / WS Listening Comprehension / WP November 1, 2015
Teachers ‘ignorant of grammar and literature’ / Listening comprehension worksheet / December, 2014
Teachers: ‘Our pupils are targeting us’ / Worksheet Listening Comprehension / August 1, 2014
The secondary school in Yorkshire where English is a foreign language / Worksheet / WP June 1, 2014

ENERGY + ENVIRONMENT
Deforestation: The hidden cause of global warming / WP Aug I 2011
Dig for climate victory urges Archbishop/ Worksheet (WP 1st Jan 2010
Drilling, disaster, denial / Worksheet (WP 2nd May 2010)
Empire of Carbon (WP 1st Sept 09)
Fishermen fear disruption of their way of life (WP 2nd Aug 2010)
Grains gone wild (WP 1st June 08)
How astronauts went to the moon and ended up discovering Earth (WP 1st March 09)
How is this for a uranium mine? / Worksheet (WP 1st Aug 08)
In weather chaos, a case for global warming/ PREVIEW VERSION/ WP 1st Oct 2010
In weather chaos, a case for global warming/ WS/ WP Oct I, 2010
Learning to speak climate (WP 2nd Oct 08)
McCartney urges meat-free days to tackle climate change / Worksheet (WP 2nd Sept 09)
Nuclear power under fire/ WP April II, 2011
Obama aims to drive gas guzzlers off the road /WS Listening Comprehension (WP July 2010)
The new wave: Energy from the ocean (WP 2nd Nov 06)
To eat ... or to drive (WP 2nd Oct 07)
A disaster waiting to happen / Worksheet / WP May 2, 2015
America's Third World problem / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2016
Californians keep up with Joneses' water use / Worksheet / WP September 1 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Big oil: Fracking / WP May 2, 2015
Convenience built on a mountain of cardboard / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 1, 2016
Germany the green superpower / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP July 2015
Global warming / Cartoon interpretation / WP Feb 2, 2014
Helping the environment / Cartoon interpretation / WP September 1, 2015
Melting icecap brings industrial revolution to Greenland / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2014
Mr. Obama's urgent Arctic message / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP November 1, 2015
National Trust and RSPB take a shine to solar farms as havens for wildlife / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP August 1, 2014
Oil rigs gushing with marine life / Worksheet / WP May 1, 2016
Plastic bag firm folds as shoppers choose to reuse / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2016
Rainforests 'out of danger' thanks to global giants / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2015
Seabed mining boom threatens to destroy habitats and wipe out species / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 1, 2015
South Florida faces ominous prospects from rising waters / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2014
Tech giants are still using toxic chemicals, says Greenpeace / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP December 2014
Tony Abbott brags about halting the spread of 'visually awful' wind farms / Worksheet / WP August 2, 2015
Two planes, Rolls-Royce and an Aston Martin -- thanks to fracking / Worksheet / WP July 2014

ENGLISH LANGUAGE
Pupils volunteer to defend English from an internet invasion / Worksheet (WP July Issue 09)
Scene is set for a pedants' revolt as city dares to ban the apostrophe / Worksheet (WP 2nd June 09)
Cartoon interpretation / Grammar: less and fewer / WP April 1, 2015

EUROPE, UK and GERMANY
Germany backs Super Mario to save euro/ WP July 2011
Germany's record shows it's time for Britain to grow up (WP 1st Oct 09)
What Eurovision revealed about us (WP 1st Aug 2010)
A more useful Germany / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP April 2, 2014
After Cologne: Is cultural coexistence still possible? / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 1, 2016
Angela Merkel's unpopular goodness / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP June 1, 2016
Bletchley 'hell hole' restored to past glory / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Jan I, 2014
Brain drain feared as German jobs lure southern Europeans/ Worksheet/ WP July 2012, page 12
Germany the green superpower / Questions for discussion and assignments / July 2015
Jet crash tests Germany's faith in its precision / Worksheet / WP May 1, 2015
Melting icecap brings industrial revolution to Greenland / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2014
The German question redux / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP September 1, 2015
United statement / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP September 2, 2015

EXERCISES & QUIZZES 2010
First Amazon cornered the market in books ... /Vocabulary Exercise/ WP Oct I, 2010
Forget save, save... Now's the time to spend .../ Vocab Exercise/ WP Nov I, 2010
Giant offshore wind farm.../ Vocabulary & Grammar Exercise/ WP Nov II, 2010
If unmarried gods can live together ... Vocabulary Exercise (WP 2nd June 2010)
Population explosion scrutinised as scientists .../Vocabulary Exercise/ WP 1st Oct 2010
Ready for change but not sure who .../ Exercises + Solutions (WP 1st May 2010)
Size matters: why refs may penalise ... / Football Quiz (WP 2nd May 2010)
Turning boys into young men/ Grammar Exercise/ WP Nov II, 2010

EXERCISES & QUIZZES 2011
How the Internet is making... /Mediation Exercise/ WP Feb I, 2011
Pioneer deserves Nobel Prize...1st test-tube child/ Mediation + Vocab Exercise/ WP Jan I, 2011

EXERCISES & QUIZZES 2012
Zero tolerance is failing to stop racism among young/ Mediation Exercise/ WP March I,  2012

GENDER ROLES, FAMILY LIFE AND CAREERS
'I want to be a Boy Scout.' There's just one hitch / Worksheet / WP February 2, 2016
How the credit crisis created generation of mummy's boys/ Worksheet (WP 2nd March 2010)
Long road to adulthood is growing even longer/ WS/ WP Oct II, 2010
Men are from Mars, women are from...Mars too? PREVIEW/ WP Feb II, 2011
Men are from Mars, women are from...Mars too?/WP Feb II, 2011
Most US women now not wedded to marriage (WP 2nd April 07)
Next time she will get equal pay (WP 1st May 07)
No stork involved, but Mom and Dad had help / Worksheet (WP 1st Nov 09)
Now, Dad feels as stressed as Mom/ WS/ WP Oct I, 2010
Reversal in wage gap between sexes (WP 1st Oct 07)
The glass ceiling in women's heads (WP 1st Sept 08)
The unfair sex? Men's clubs spark student row /Worksheet (WP 1st March 2010)
Two into one won't go ... New doubts over working mothers (WP Dec 08)
Who's on the family tree? Now it's complicated/ WP Oct II, 2011
Who's the big earner now? These days it's probably the wife .../Worksheet (WP 1st April 2010)
Young, smart and savvy ... the march of the bluestockings / Worksheet (WP July Issue 09)
A young player's achievements resonate beyond a sport / Listening comprehension worksheet / November 1, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / High-tech mom / WP May 1, 2015
Early for work and uniformly stunning / Worksheet / WP June 2, 2015
How to be a man / Questions for discussion and assignments / December 2014
Parents punished for letting children walk home alone / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2015
Players accuse U.S. Soccer of wage discrimination / Worksheet / WP June 1, 2016
Toys will be toys for little girls and boys / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP August 1, 2015
Twins won't stop me, says Yahoo boss / Worksheet / WP November 2, 2015
We run like girls / Photo interpretation / WP September 1, 2015

GLOBALISATION, WORLD FOOD SUPPLY, TRADE & FINANCE
A warming planet struggles to feed itself / WP Aug I, 2011
Bangladesh, with low pay, moves in on China (WP 2nd Sept 2010)
Gap acts on child labor scandal / Worksheet (WP 1st Feb 08)
Greed and Stupidity (WP 2nd June 09)
Organic farmers must embrace GM crops..., says scientist/ Worksheet/ WP April I, 2010
Organic movement faces split over air-freighted food / Worksheet (WP 2nd Aug 07)
Soaring food prices and jittery markets ignite fears of new global turmoil/ WP Dec 2010
The African connection (WP July 07)
The great Iceland meltdown (WP Dec 08)
The trouble with trade (WP 1st March 08)
Britain on brink of GM food revolution as minister says yes / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Globalization of football / WP June 1, 2015
Globalization under attack, on the soccer field / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP June 1, 2015
How one form of chaos breeds another / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 1, 2015
Perils of globalization when factories close and towns struggle / Worksheet / WP August 2015
Perils of globalization when factories close and towns struggle / Worksheet: PowerPoint presentation / WP August 1, 2015
U.S. in Cuba / Cartoon interpretation / WP May 1, 2016
US marks return to Cuba by raising a flag for democracy / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2015
Work starts to build world's largest urban farm in Newark / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015

GROWING UP TODAY: USA & UK
As Kate Middleton knows, girls make the best bullies/ WP July 2011
Fewer youths jump behind wheel at 16 / Worksheet (WP 1st May 08)
How teenspeak left a generation lost for words /Worksheet (WP 2nd April 2010)
Ladettes push girl violence to new high / Worksheet (WP 1st May 09)
Pride and tears over rising toll of teenagers sent to war (WP 1st Aug 07)
Pull up your pants, or put up your hands / Worksheet (WP 2nd Oct 07)
Recession drives surge in youth runaways /Worksheet (2nd Feb 2010)
Teenage passengers triple risk of fatal car crashes / Worksheet (WP Dec 08)
Texting may be taking a toll / Worksheet (WP 1st Aug 09)
The Odyssey years (WP 2nd Jan 08)
The new Quiet Americans (WP 1st Jan 08)
You're 16. you're beautiful and you're a voter (WP 1st April 08)
Boozy teens hit by disease / WP April 1, 2014
Boozy teens hit by disease / WS Listening comprehension / WP April 1, 2014
Britain's school proms boom / Worksheet / WP August 2, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Fat father and son / September 2, 2014
New milestone emerges: Baby's first iPhone app / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Jan I, 2014
Parents punished for letting children walk home alone / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2015
Punishment for children / Cartoon interpretation / WP Feb 1, 2014
TV lowers birthrate / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP June 2, 2014
The war on the self-esteem of the young / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP October 2 2015
To keep teenagers alert, schools let them sleep in / Worksheet / WP May 2, 2014
What's wrong with today's younger generation? / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP Feb 1, 2014
You need to start at the bottom to work your way up / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 2, 2014

HEALTH, FOOD & CELEBRITY CULTURE
'Homeopathy is not more effective than placebo,' says health council / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2015
Ban online sales of steroids, says drug watchdog/WP Feb II, 2011
Beauty terror driving young men to abuse steroids / Worksheet (WP 1st June 09)
Brains v bulge: the fat-fighting university ... /Worksheet / WP 1st March 2010
Burger chains agree to health-drive solution / Worksheet (WP 2nd Feb 09)
Old-fashionend hunger is finished / WS (WP July 2010)
Sale of human organs should be legalised, say surgeons/ WP May I, 2011
This teenage girl uses Botox .../ WP Jan I, 2011
Warning: gossip magazines can damage your health/ PREVIEW VERSION/ WP Oct II, 2010
Warning: gossip magazines can damage your health/ WP Oct II, 2010
Young women killing themselves for a tan / Worksheet (WP 1st Aug 09)
Young, white and super skinny? / Worksheet (WP 2nd May 09)
Boozy teens hit by disease / WP April 1, 2014
Boozy teens hit by disease / WS Listening comprehension / WP April 1, 2014
Fat Britain / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP September 2, 2014
GM superfoods to be grown in Britain / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2014
Heart attacks: The curious case of the vanishing killer/ Worksheet/ WP June I, 2012
Just 13, and working risky 12-hour shifts in the tobacco fields / Worksheet / WP December 2014
Organs for transplant: 'When families lose someone we feel helpless' / Worksheet/ WP July 2012, page 3
Republicans left red-faced as measles row infects 2016 presidential race / Worksheet / WP April 1, 2015
The Soylent revolution will not be pleasurable / Worksheet / WP August 2, 2014
US food and drinks groups hit out at anti-obesity campaign/ Worksheet/ WP May I, 2012, page 9

IMMIGRATION, MINORITIES & AMERICAN DREAM
Alabama: no longer a sweet home for migrant workers/ WP Jan II, 2012
Arizona candidate challenged over English skills/ Worksheet/ WP April II, 2012
Asian New Yorkers seek power to match numbers/ WP Nov I, 2011
Disillusioned young immigrant kills himself, starting an emotional debate/ Worksheet/ WP March I 2012
Invisible immigrants, old and left with 'nobody to talk to'/Worksheet (WP Dec 09
Latino baby boom follows New Orleans hurricane (WP 1st March 07)
Moving to US and amassing a fortune, no English needed/ Worksheet/ WP Feb II, 2012
My father's gift to me/ PREVIEW VERSION/ WP 1st Oct 2010
My father's gift to me/ Worksheet/ WP Oct I, 2010
New life in the US no longer means new name/ WP Jan II, 2011
Religious freedom vs sanitation rules / Worksheet (WP 2nd Nov 09)
US Muslims seek leaders with a local touch (WP 2nd Aug 07)
We do all their work and they don't like us / Worksheet (WP 2nd Feb 08)
Ailing Midwestern cities extend a welcoming hand to immigrants / WP Jan I, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / American dream / WP February 2, 2015
Christian refugees / Cartoon interpretation / WP February 1, 2016
For many immigrants, policy offers joy and relief / Worksheet / WP Aug I, 2012, page 1
How segregation destroys black wealth / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP November 2, 2015
In a shift, biggest wave of migrants is now Asian / Worksheet / WP September I, 2012, page 3
Puerto Ricans seeking new lives put stamp on Central Florida / Worksheet / WP November 2, 2015
The American dream is leaving America / Questions for discussion and assignments / January 1, 2015
True love or a ruse to get a visa? Send for the love ambassador ... / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2015
Turmoil over immigration status? California has lived it for decades / Worksheet / WP January 2, 2015
Whatever happened to German America? / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP Dezember 2015

INDIA & CHINA
India in uproar over decision to include caste in census (WP 1st Aug 2010)
India to open orphanages to take unwanted girls (WP 2nd March 07)
India's age of the scooter is sputtering to a halt / WS Listening Comprehension (WP 1st April 2010)
India's women seek release from the partial paralysis.../WP Feb II, 2011
New World - China overtakes US as world's biggest energy user/ WP Nov II, 2010
Women test new freedoms in India / Worksheet (WP 1st March 08)
Workers pay high price for western gadgets ... / WS Listening Comprehension (WP 1st Aug 2010)
Culture clash: Street artists fight on as court backs demolition of Delhi slum / Worksheet / WP July 2014
Fighting truancy among India's teachers / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2016
Painted out of history, Britain's Chinese allies / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2014
Refrigeration is hot topic for emerging economy / Worksheet / WP February 1, 2016

IRELAND & NORTHERN IRELAND
Born Irish, but with illegal parents (WP 2nd May 08)
Ireland's homeless horses face mass cull/ WP Dec 2010
Meeting with the enemy/ Worksheet (WP 2nd March 2010)
A new Irish rebellion, this time against water fees / Worksheet / WP May 2, 2015
Britain and Ireland: A new pattern of islands / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP June 1, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Gay marriage in Ireland / WP July 2015
Ireland votes to approve gay marriage / Worksheet / WP July 2015
Ireland’s new abortion law: No choice at all / Questions for discussion and assignments / November 1, 2014
Magdalene women win compensation at last / Worksheet listening comprehension / WP July 2014
No baptism, no school / Worksheet / WP January 2, 2016
The hand that used to carry a gun is gripped by a queen / WS / WP August II, 2012, page 3

LISTENING COMPREHENSION
A dream job: Bernice King... (WP 1st Feb 2010/ Page 12/ No 1441. I)
Aborigines have received ... Ayers Rock handback/ WS Listening Comprehension/ WP Jan I, 2011
African lions under threat from...the American hunter/ LC/ WP May I, 2011
After 40,000 years, recognition for Aboriginal people.../LC / WP March I, 2011
Australia's apology to transported ... (WP 1st Jan 2010/ Page 12/ No 1439. I)
Beware of the dogbo: owners of dangerous pets... / WS LC/ WP July
Deforestation: The hidden cause of global warming / Listening Comprehension/ WP Aug I 2011
Detroit mayor aims to downsize city.../LC/ WP March I, 2011
Driving test to be more ... (WP 1st Sept 2010 / Page 13 / No 1455. III )
Driving test to be more mentally demanding/ PREVIEW/ WP 1st Sept 2010
Every picture tells a story ... / 1st Oct 2010/ Page 12/ No 1457 I
Fading fast, the murals that illustrate.../ WS LC / WP Nov I, 2011
Fears over Australia's decling koala population/ Listening Comprehension Worksheet/ WP Sept I, 2011
Historians cast doubt on the story of Marco Polo's travels.../ WS LC / WP Dec 2011
How Schwarzeneggers California dream.../ Listening Comprehension/ WP Nov I, 2010/ p. 12/ No 1459. I
I don't pay nearly enough tax, says...Buffett /WS LC/ WP Nov I
India's age of the scooter ... (WP 1st April 2010 / Page 12 / No 1445. I )
It's a Football League first the ref ... / WP 1st June 2010 /Page 13 / No 1449. II )
NFL goes on the offensive over brutal tackles/ Listening Comprehension/ WP Feb I, 2011
Neighbourhood where a baby girl can live to 119/ WS Listening Comprehension/ WP Oct I 2011, page 11
North Dakota is having the last laugh / WS LC/ WP June I, 2011/ No 1473 I
Obama aims to drive gas guzzlers off road ... (WP July 2010/ Page 13/ No 1451. II )
Obama aims to drive gas guzzlers off .../ PREVIEW/ WP July 2010
Obama effect is attracting British... (WP 1st March 2010/ Page 12/ No 1443. I)
Revealed: Industrial Revolution was powered by child slaves/ LC/ WP Dec 2010
Solar panes waste of money and only benefit the rich/ LC/ WP Jan I, 2012
Stalking: intrusive, abusive, and deadly (WP 1st May 2010 / Page 12 / No 1447. I )
Tasmania's forests saved after .../ WS Listening Comprehension/ WP Jan I, 2011
The other North/South divide.../WS Listening Comprehension/ WP Oct I, 2011
The pay war is over/ LC/ WP April I, 2011
The pet detectives/ LC/ WP April I, 2011
Workers pay high price for western ... (WP 1st Aug 2010 / Page 12 / No 1453. I )

LISTENING COMPREHENSION 2012
"Welsh is a wonderful gift": speakers of the language relish new support/ WS Listening Comprehension/ WP July 2012/ page 7
'Our empire was an amazing thing'/ WS Listening Comprehension/ WP June I, 2012
18 months after Fukushima, Japan turns its back on nuclear power / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Nov I 2012, page 11
Charlton believes Sir Alex will go on and on.../ WS Listening Comprehension/ WP Jan I, 2012
How I became an ugly old man/ WS Listening Comprehension/ WP April I, 2012
Noise pollution: Why the silence? / Listening Comprehension / WP Feb I, 2012
Silicone secrets: Britain's 100m implants industry/ WS Listening Comprehension/ WP March I, 2012
Solar panels ‘waste money and only benefit the rich’/ WP Jan I,  2012
British students going Dutch to avoid debt/ WS Listening Comprehension/ WP May I, 2012, page 6
Gypsies arrived in Europe 1,500 years ago /WS Listening Comprehension / WP March I, 2013, page 2
Inside Yida - the aid camp on the brink of disaster/ WS Listening Comprehension / WP Aug I, 2012, page 9
Is this proof that aid works? Child mortality plummets / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP 12, 2012, page 19
It was the dingo - and at last the death certificate proves it / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Sept I, 2012, page 8
Scientology: 'A childhood I wouldn't wish on anyone' / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Oct I, 2012, page 6

LISTENING COMPREHENSION 2014
A young player's achievements resonate beyond a sport / Listening comprehension worksheet / November 1, 2014
Alpacas walk straight into British hearts / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP September 1 2014
Banks say no to marijuana money / WS Listening comprehension / March 1, 2014
Bletchley 'hell hole' restored to past glory / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Jan I, 2014
Boozy teens hit by disease / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2013
Erased answers on tests in Philadelphia lead to a three-year cheating scandal / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May I, 2014
Family shuns supermarkets for a year and pockets £900 / WS Listening comprehension / WP Feb 1, 2014
For young traders, a market where Air Jordans are blue chips / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2014
It could be you! But only if you vote -- LA turns poll into lottery / Listening comprehension worksheet / November 1, 2014
Long live the Emperor? / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP October 1, 2014
Magdalene women win compensation at last / Worksheet listening comprehension / WP July 2014
National Trust and RSPB take a shine to solar farms as havens for wildlife / Listening comprehension worksheet / August 1, 2014
New milestone emerges: Baby's first iPhone app / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Jan I, 2014
Phone in your pocket that gives away your secrets / WS listening comprehension / WP June 1, 2014
Plan to cut off Great Lakes to turn back tide of Asian carp / WS listening comprehension / WP June 1, 2014
Plan to cut off Great Lakes to turn back tide of Asian carp / WS listening comprehension / WP June 1, 2014
Starbucks to provide free college education to thousands of workers / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP September 1 2014
Teachers ‘ignorant of grammar and literature’ / Listening comprehension worksheet / December, 2014
Teachers: ‘Our pupils are targeting us’ / Worksheet Listening Comprehension / August 1, 2014
Tech attire, more beta than chic / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April I, 2014
Tech giants are still using toxic chemicals, says Greenpeace / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP December 2014
The flip-flop firm built by tsunami orphans / WS Listening comprehension / WP Feb 1, 2014
The wartime women footballers / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May I, 2014
Unblinking eyes track employees / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP October 1, 2014
Vets demand a ban on monkeys as pets / WS Listening comprehension / March 1, 2014
Wish you were here? Warning from immigrant who is really a Polish MP / WP Listening comprehension worksheet / July 2014

LISTENING COMPREHENSION 2015
'Disneyfication' of the countryside blamed for opposition to pest culls / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2015
'Homeopathy is not more effective than placebo,' says health council / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2015
13,000-year-old-footprints are America's oldest / WS listening comprehension / WP September 1, 2015
After victory laps, settling in as rookies / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2015
Anglers fall for drones hook, line and sinker / WS listening comprehension / WP September 1, 2015
Britain grows into its dancing shoes / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP January 1, 2015
Britain on brink of GM food revolution as minister says yes / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2015
Bus service puts people before profit / WS Listening Comprehension / WP March 1, 2015
Colorado's effort against teenage pregnancies is a startling success / WS Listening Comprehension / WP October 1, 2015
Driverless trucks to speed across Nevada / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP August 1, 2015
Fingerprints reveal if you've had coffe, cocaine or cancer / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP October 1, 2015
Food trucks divide a Missouri town looking for sizzle / WS Listening Comprehension / WP November 1, 2015
Humans are the bane of Google's self-drive cars / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP December 2015
Language test would cut foreign students / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP December 2015
Monopoly’s inventor: The progressive who didn’t pass the word ‘Go’ / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May I, 2015
Parents punished for letting children walk home alone / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2015
Possessions? They're just so last year / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015
Pupils should use mobiles in class, say private heads / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP December 2015
Pursuing the impossible, and coming out on top / WS Listening Comprehension / WP March 1, 2015
Rainforests 'out of danger' thanks to global giants / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2015
Seabed mining boom threatens to destroy habitats and wipe out species / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 1, 2015
Teachers quit work, sold up and schooled their family on the road / WS Listening Comprehension / WP November 1, 2015
Toys will be toys for little girls and boys / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP August 1, 2015
When blogging becomes a slog / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP January 1, 2015
Work starts to build world's largest urban farm in Newark / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015

LISTENING COMPREHENSION 2016
A ride many scorn is no longer free / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP March 1, 2016
Australia deploys sheepdogs to save a penguin colony / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2016
Children will work until they hit 100 / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP January 1, 2016
Convenience built on a mountain of cardboard / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 1, 2016
Delta, in alliance with Danny Meyer, aims to elevate airline food / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2016
Dinosaurs performed dances to woo mates / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2016
Fine art fraud fuels forensics boom / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 1, 2016
Keep concerts classical, says Nicola Benedetti / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP March 1, 2016
No room for humans in $1bn city built to design the future / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP January 1, 2016
Plastic bag firm folds as shoppers choose to reuse / WS Listening Comprehension / WP June 1, 2016
Teacher goes the extra mile to beat obesity / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2016

MEDIA I: COMPUTER, INTERNET, SOCIAL NETWORKS
'Big Brother'? No, it's parents / Worksheet / WP Sept II, page 3
1,000 friends, but no one of them helped her/ WP April II, 2011
Debate over online piracy rages in US/ Worksheet/ WP Feb II, 2012
Facebook project gives world peace a chance/ Worksheet (WP 2nd Jan 2010)
Hooked on gadgets, and paying a mental price/ WP Nov I, 2010
If your kids are awake, they're probably online (WP 1st June 2010)
Molly is a teenage girl who likes Hannah Montana ... /Worksheet (WP 2nd Feb 2010)
Not everyone is cheering as wi-fi takes to the air / Worksheet (WP 1st June 09)
Parents to be punished for children's net piracy (WP 2nd Oct 08)
Rethinking sex offender laws for youth texting (WP 2nd Aug 2010)
Second Life affair leads to couple's real-life divorce / Worksheet (WP 1st Feb 09)
Stalking: intrusive, abusive and deadly / WS Listening Comprehension (WP 1st May 2010)
Student kills himself after cyber bullies use secret webcam.../ WP Jan I, 2011
Teenagers' Internet socializing not a bad thing / Worksheet (WP 1st March 09)
Tell-all generation learns to keep things offline (WP 2nd Aug 2010)
Tell-all generation learns to keep things offline/ PREVIEW/ WP 2nd Aug 2010
The Facebook resisters/ Worksheet/ WP April I, 2012
The danger lurking at home / WS (WP July 2010)
The danger lurking at home/ PREVIEW/ WP July 2010
The faceless, virtual mob spreading spite online / Worksheet (2nd May 2010)
With friends like these ... making a profit should be easy ... / Worksheet (WP 2nd Jan 09)
A free album on iTunes / Worksheet / WP November 2 2014
Cartoon interpretation / Job interview and Facebook / October 2, 2014
Downside of police body cameras: Your arrest hits YouTube / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015
Freedom to search / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP August 2, 2014
Kony guerilla group: Online, a distant conflict soars to no. 1 / Worksheet/ WP May I, 2012, page1
Mark Zuckerberg's philanthropy / Cartoon interpretation / WP February 2, 2016
Most of U.S. is wired, but millions aren't plugged in / Worksheet / WP January II, 2014
Online may be our destiny, but do unplug once in a while / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP February 1, 2016
Phone in your pocket that gives away your secrets / WS listening comprehension / WP June 1, 2014
Punishment for children / Cartoon interpretation / WP Feb 1, 2014
Shakespeare ... Tolstoy ... Homer? Give them one star / Worksheet / WP January 2, 2016
Wasting time is new divide in digital era / Worksheet/ WP Aug I, 2012, page 8
WhatsApp deal bets on a few fewer 'friends' / Worksheet / WP May 1, 2014
When blogging becomes a slog / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP January 1, 2015
Young, in love and sharing everything, including a password / Worksheet / WP June II, 2012

MEDIA II: INFORMATION, ENTERTAINMENT & TV
Every picture tells a story, but it's even better ... toy/ LC 1st Oct 2010
In mobile age, sound quality steps back/ WS/ WP 1st Sept 2010
Lessons from America on the dangers of reality TV / Worksheet (WP 1st Oct 09)
Long live TV - time spent in front of the box grows .../ WP Jan II, 2011
The Daily Me (WP 2nd June 09)
What color is that baby? (WP 2nd Aug 09)
Learning with music: FourFiveSeconds / Questions for discussion and assignments / April 2, 2015
The cartoon hedgehog leading the way into a whole new virtual reality / Worksheet / WP October 1 2015
The war on the self-esteem of the young / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP October 2 2015

MODERN LIFESTYLES & FASHION
Surrogacy: the brave new world of making babies/ WP May II, 2011
The £400 test that tells you how long you’ll live/ WP Aug I, 2011
The other generation rent / Worksheet / WP December 2015

MODERN LIFESTYLES & FASHION
Surrogacy: the brave new world of making babies/ WP May II, 2011
The £400 test that tells you how long you’ll live/ WP Aug I, 2011

MONARCHY & CLASS SYSTEM in the UK
Between the lines of Britain's class warfare/ WP June II, 2007
Eton opens its doors to poorer pupils...in return to its roots (WP 2nd Oct 07)
Approaching 30, Harry grows into his royal role / Worksheet / WP September 2, 2014
Royal reform / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 1, 2015

MULTICULTURAL BRITAIN
Survivors of forced marriage go on UK tour (WP 2nd June 2010)
Cartoon interpretation / Ukip voter / WP June 2, 2014
Ethnic gap 'may cost Tories election' / Worksheet / WP June 2, 2014
The secondary school in Yorkshire where English is a foreign language / Worksheet / WP June 1, 2014
Wish you were here? Warning from immigrant who is really a Polish MP / WP Listening comprehension worksheet / July 2014
Women must integrate, Cameron tells Muslims / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2016

MUSIC, BOOKS AND FILMS
B. B. King, defining bluesman for generations, dies at 89 / Worksheet / WP July 2015
Liberal Hollywood / Cartoon interpretation / WP April 2, 2016
Shakespeare ... Tolstoy ... Homer? Give them one star / Worksheet / WP January 2, 2016

NATIVE AMERICANS
Indians' water rights give hope for better health (WP Dec 08)
Its native tongue facing extinction, Arapaho tribe teaches the young (WP 2nd April 09)
On the reservation and off, schools see a changing tide (WP 1st Oct 08)
A scar on the Grand Canyon / Worksheet / WP September 2, 2014
Christian refugees / Cartoon interpretation / WP February 1, 2016
Denali / Cartoon interpretation / WP November 1, 2015

NATURE, WILDLIFE, AGRICULTURE, ANIMAL WELFARE
'Disneyfication' of the countryside blamed for opposition to pest culls / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2015
For many species, no escape as temperature rises/ WP April II, 2011
Is organic food worth the extra money?/ WP March I, 2011
New battle of Britain as plans for factory farm revolution loom/ WS/ WP Oct I, 2010
Pelicans, back from brink of extinction, face oil threat (WP 2nd Aug 2010)
Pelicans, back from brink of extinction, face oil threat/ PREVIEW/ WP 2nd Aug 2010
Snakes in the grass: Florida declares open season on Everglades intruders (WP 1st Aug 2010)
A scar on the Grand Canyon / Worksheet / WP September 2, 2014
Alpacas walk straight into British hearts / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP September 1 2014
Anglers fall for drones hook, line and sinker / WS listening comprehension / WP September 1, 2015
Australia deploys sheepdogs to save a penguin colony / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2016
Britain on brink of GM food revolution as minister says yes / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2015
Cecil the lion / Cartoon interpretation / WP October 1, 2015
Defences come down as animal testers dare to say they're proud / Worksheet / WP May 2, 2014
Denmark's drug-free pigs / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 2, 2015
Dinosaurs performed dances to woo mates / WS Listening Comprehension / WP April 1, 2016
GM superfoods to be grown in Britain / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2014
Helping the environment / Cartoon interpretation / WP September 1, 2015
Long live the Emperor? / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP October 1, 2014
Microbeads / Cartoon interpretation / WP August 1, 2015
Our pampered wilderness / Worksheet / WP September 2, 2015
Plan to cut off Great Lakes to turn back tide of Asian carp / WS listening comprehension / WP June 1, 2014
Preserving an accident for the good of nature / Worksheet / WP January 2, 2015
Rhino rescue / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 2, 2014
South Florida faces ominous prospects from rising waters / Worksheet / WP March 2, 2014
The immorality is in the pleasure of the kill / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP October 1 2015
US to smash ivory stockpile in bid to stamp out trade / Worksheet / WP March 1, 2014
Vets demand a ban on monkeys as pets / WS Listening comprehension / March 1, 2014
Why dairy farming has turned sour / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2015
Work starts to build world's largest urban farm in Newark / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015
Zoos' bitter choice: To save some species, letting others die / Worksheet / WP Sept II 2012, page 2

SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, UTOPIA, RELIGION
All babies will have gene code mapped at birth within 10 years (WP July 09)
Demand for 'designer babies' to grow dramatically/ PREVIEW VERSION/ WP 2nd March 2010
Demand for 'designer babies' to grow dramatically/ Worksheet (WP 2nd March 2010)
New stem cell process recasts ethical debate (WP 2nd Feb 08)
Professor quits because he can't Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden/ WP Nov II, 2011
Stephen Hawking: God did not create Universe/ WS/ WP Nov II, 2010
The man who discovered his family secrets – via DNA/ WP Jan I, 2012
The man who discovered his family secrets – via DNA/ WP Jan I, 2012
The man who discovered his family secrets - via his DNA/ WP Jan I, 2012
Wish you were a genius? Practise ... says US geneticist (WP 2nd June 2010)
Abduction case tests limits of Amish ties to modern world / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2014
America's child marriage problem / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP January 2, 2016
Anglers fall for drones hook, line and sinker / WS listening comprehension / WP September 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / In vitro fertilization / WP March 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Surrogates / WP September 1, 2014
Chez Catholic / Cartoon interpretation / WP November 2, 2015
Child marriage / Cartoon interpretation / WP January 2, 2016
Defences come down as animal testers dare to say they're proud / Worksheet / WP May 2, 2014
Downside of police body cameras: Your arrest hits YouTube / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP July 2015
Driverless trucks to speed across Nevada / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP August 1, 2015
Fine art fraud fuels forensics boom / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 1, 2016
Fingerprints reveal if you've had coffe, cocaine or cancer / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP October 1, 2015
Humans are the bane of Google's self-drive cars / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP December 2015
In seven states, atheists push to end largely forgotten ban / Worksheet / WP February 2, 2015
New milestone emerges: Baby's first iPhone app / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Jan I, 2014
No baptism, no school / Worksheet / WP January 2, 2016
No room for humans in $1bn city built to design the future / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP January 1, 2016
Pupils should use mobiles in class, say private heads / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP December 2015
Tech attire, more beta than chic / WP April 1, 2014
Tech attire, more beta than chic / WS Listening comprehension / WP April 1, 2014
The shame culture / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP May 2, 2016
Unblinking eyes track employees / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP October 1, 2014
Vote on alcohol sales divides a Utah town where few drink / Worksheet / WP February II, 2014
Who is Banksy? / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 2, 2016

SOCIAL PROBLEMS IN BRITAIN
A blow against gentrification or hitting the wrong target? / Worksheet / WP January 1, 2016
Ban spikes that deter homeless, says Boris / Worksheet / WP August 2, 2014
It's not death I fear but dying in the torture chamber / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP September 1, 2014

SPORT, LEISURE & ADVENTURE
A hiker's plight: how to help when water runs low/ WP Dec 2011
Fabio Capello resigns as England manager/ Worksheet/ WP March II, 2012
Is American Dream over for Beckham? / Worksheet (WP 1st Jan 09)
It's a Football League first the ref ... /Worksheet Listening Comprehension (WP 1st June 2010)
No longer in it for kicks: women's football turns pro/ WP Dec 2010
Something is rotten in the state of English football (WP 1st Aug 2010)
Terry stripped of captaincy over racism charge/ Worksheet/ WP March II, 2012
A young player's achievements resonate beyond a sport / Listening comprehension worksheet / November 1, 2014
Britain grows into its dancing shoes / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP January 1, 2015
Cartoon interpretation / Globalization of football / WP June 1, 2015
Dangerous sports: For climbers, risks now shift with every step / Worksheet / WP Oct I 2012, page 4
Globalization under attack, on the soccer field / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP June 1, 2015
Homophobia in football: Kick it out / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP Feb 2, 2014
Making a splash on campus / Worksheet / WP November 2 2014
Players accuse U.S. Soccer of wage discrimination / Worksheet / WP June 1, 2016
Pursuing the impossible, and coming out on top / WS Listening Comprehension / WP March 1, 2015

SUPERPOWER US + US GOVERNMENT
Hard power meets soft power as China is granted equal status by US/ WP Feb II, 2011
Hard power meets soft power as China is granted equal status by US/PREVIEW/ WP Feb II, 2011
In a farewell address, Annan urges America not to go it alone (WP 2nd Jan 07)
Sun sets on US power: Report predicts end of dominance (WP 2nd Jan 09
The new Sputnik (WP 1st Jan 2010)
US faces diplomatic challenge of reinventing a special relationship/ WP March I, 2011
What did we expect? (WP 2nd Sept 08)
Who will tell the people (WP 2nd Aug 08)
Why the cult of Reagan still rules Washington/ WP April I, 2011
A call to America's better nature / Worksheet / WP February 2, 2016
After victory laps, settling in as rookies / WS Listening Comprehension / WP February 1, 2015
Banks say no to marijuana money / WS Listening comprehension / March 1, 2014
Cartoon interpretation / NSA / August 2, 2014
Senate Republicans lose their minds on a Supreme Court seat / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP April 2, 2016
The world says no to surveillance / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP August 1 2015
US marks return to Cuba by raising a flag for democracy / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2015
Would Clarence Thomas like to add anything? / Worksheet / WP April 1, 2016

TRANSPORTATION
A ride many scorn is no longer free / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP March 1, 2016

UK HISTORY & GOVERNMENT
Slave auction anger shows cause of Civil War isn't black or white.../WP July 2011
Bletchley 'hell hole' restored to past glory / WS Listening Comprehension / WP Jan I, 2014
Cameron details arguments against Scottish independence/ Worksheet/ WP June I, 2012
Cartoon interpretation / Hung parliament / WP April 2, 2015
It could be you! But only if you vote -- LA turns poll into lottery / Listening comprehension worksheet / November 1, 2014
Painted out of history, Britain's Chinese allies / Worksheet / WP October 2, 2014
Scotland votes no / Questions for discussion and assignments / October 2, 2014
The rainbow parliament / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP February 1, 2015
You have been warned. There is chaos ahead. / Questions for discussion and assignments / April 2, 2015

US EDUCATION & STUDENTS
'Obama effect' is attracting British students to US/Listening comprehension (WP March I, 2010)
A little give in the dress code/ WP Nov I, 2011
Bullying law puts New Jersey schools on spot/ WP Jan I, 2012
Gatsby speaks to new Americans / Worksheet (WP 2nd June 08)
In recession, optimistic college graduates turn down job / Worksheet (WP 1st Nov 09)
It's a fork, it's a spoon, it's a ...weapon? / Worksheet (WP 1st Feb 2010)
Schools under pressure to spare rod forever/ WP August II, 2011
Speaking up in class, silently, using social media/ WP Oct I, 2011
Student faces town's wrath in protest against prayer/ Worksheet/ WP April II, 2012
A school distanced from technology faces its intrusion / Worksheet/ WP Jan I, 2013, page 12
Debt burden alters outlook for US graduates / Worksheet / WP Aug I, 2012, page 4
Erased answers on tests in Philadelphia lead to a three-year cheating scandal / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May I, 2014
Making a splash on campus / Worksheet / WP November 2 2014
Starbucks to provide free college education to thousands of workers / Listening comprehension worksheet / WP September 1 2014
The American dream is leaving America / Questions for discussion and assignments / January 1, 2015
To keep teenagers alert, schools let them sleep in / Worksheet / WP May 2, 2014

US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS 2008
Giuliani leaves trail of doubt amid Republican applause / Worksheet (WP 1st Jan 08)
Mr Obama's profile in courage (WP 1st May 08)
Obama elected president as racial barrier falls / Worksheet (WP 2nd Nov 08)
The dynastic question (WP 2nd March 08)

US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS 2012
4 years later, race is still issue for some voters / Worksheet / WP June II, 2012
Students lose zeal for aiding Obama again/ WP Feb I, 2012
African American voters keep the faith / Worksheet / WP October II, 2012, page 1
Battle for the hearts and votes of Asian-Americans / Worksheet / WP October II 2012, page 3
Key states swing towards Obama / Worksheet / WP Nov I 2012, page 1
Romney reaches out to suburban 'soccer mums' / Worksheet / WP Oct I 2012, page 3
The battleground of Dunkirk, Ohio / Worksheet / WP Nov I 2012, page 5
Two men, two Americans / Worksheet / WP October II, 2012

US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS 2016
Donald Trump and the Pope / Cartoon interpretation / WP April 1, 2016
How both parties lost the white middle class / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP April 1, 2016
Republicans left red-faced as measles row infects 2016 presidential race / Worksheet / WP April 1, 2015
The political ritual after mass shootings / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP January 1, 2016
Trump University students cite push to give positive reviews / WS Listening Comprehension / WP May 2, 2016

US SOCIETY & POPULATION
At least Dorothy went back (WP 2nd Jan 08)
Homes go for 800 as tide of foreclosures ends American dream of millions (WP 1st Nov 08)
Housing troubles trap Americans (WP 2nd June 08)
I dream of Denver (WP 2nd May 09)
Sharing the pain (WP July 08)
Stranded in suburbia (WP 1st Sept 08)
The formerly middle class (WP 1st March 09)
They wanted to make sure no one drank ... Now they are going to jail / Worksheet (WP 1st Sep 07)
US middle class and poor share health insurance crisis (WP 1st June 07)
Colorado's effort against teenage pregnancies is a startling success / WS Listening Comprehension / WP October 1, 2015
High hopes, grim lives in oil rush / Worksheet / WP August II, 2012, page 5
In the Facebook era, reminders of loss if families fracture / Worksheet / WP Nov II, 2012, page 9
Mogul's rant at San Francisco homeless stirs anger / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2016
The war over poverty / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 1, 2014
Vote on alcohol sales divides a Utah town where few drink / Worksheet / WP February II, 2014
With DNA testing, suddenly they are family / Worksheet / WP May II, 2012

WORKING ABROAD/ VOLUNTEERING
Why do women follow this deadly calling? PREVIEW VERSION/ WP Feb I, 2011
Why do women follow this deadly calling?/ WP Feb I, 2011
Internships abroad: Unpaid, with a $10,000 price tag / Worksheet / WP April 2, 2015

WORKPLACE & EMPLOYMENT
Sorry, you’re on hold. All our workers are off sick (WP 2nd Jan 09).
The jobless trap - fears grow for generation locked out of work (WP 2nd Oct 09)
Why men are the losers in economic revolution/ WP June I, 2011
Amazon staff 'chewed up and spit out by a brutal culture' / Worksheet / WP November 1, 2015
Amazon staff 'chewed up and spit out by a brutal culture' / Worksheet: PowerPoint presentation / WP November 1, 2015
Busy? 'Taskers' are queuing up to help / Worksheet / WP December 2015
Children will work until they hit 100 / WS Listening Comprehension/ WP January 1, 2016
Just 13, and working risky 12-hour shifts in the tobacco fields / Worksheet / WP December 2014
You need to start at the bottom to work your way up / Questions for discussion and assignments / WP March 2, 2014

World and Press EDITOR'S CORNER
Article - Studying in the UK (WP 1st May 2010)
Complicated qualifications
Dark horse and the horse's mouth
French fries and chips
Gay used to mean cheerful, then homosexuell. Now it means rubbish
Going to school in Britain and the US
Hyphens
Lawmakers and MPs - American and British English terms for politicians
Regional names: Geordies, Scousers and Brummies
Talking to people: Du and Sie, Mr, Mrs and Ms

X ARCHIVES 2006 + 2007
'Stolen Generation' of Aborigines wins apology and payout in Tasmania (WP 1st Jan 07)
A brutal truth: Massacre is just part of everyday life in America (WP 2nd May 07)
A clash of civilizations? I don't think so (WP 2nd June 06)
Africa: Madonna adoption baby flown out of Malawia (WP Dec 06)
African child soldiers: Children at war, without a cause (WP July 07)
Afrikaans singer stirs up controversy with war song (WP 1st April 07)
America's open wound (WP 2nd March 07)
Australia puts migrants to the mateship test (WP 2nd Nov 07)
Australia: Aborigines mark the day they became humans (WP 2nd Sep 07)
Australia: Painting by Aboriginal artist / WP 2nd Sep 07
Carnival time as Orangemen are sold to tourists (WP 1st Sept 06)
Clueless in America (WP July 08)
Detroit's big three seek White House help (WP 1st Feb 07)
Doha and Dalian (WP Dec 07)
Eco-slackers feel pressure to keep up with Green Joneses / Worksheet (WP 1st Nov 07)
Fear of teenagers is growing in Britain, study warns (WP 2nd Jan 07)
Flights reach record levels despite...climate change / Worksheet (WP 1st Aug 07)
Getting, finally, to yes in Northern Ireland (WP 2nd May 07)
Hillary and the Democrats chose web as the new deal (WP 2nd Feb 07)
When war intrudes table talk (WP 2nd Feb 07)
Whites fear Mugabe-style evictions as South Africa seizes first farm (WP 2nd April 07)
You're better off backpacking - perils of voluntourism / Worksheet (WP Dec 07)
Slavery - It's time for an apology / Assignments and Solutions / WP Oct I, 2006

Z BOOK REVIEWS
About a Boy by Nick Hornby
Adrian Mole and the Weapons of Mass Destruction by Sue Townsend
Affinity by Sarah Walters
Arthur and George by Julian Barnes
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
Diary of an Ordinary Woman by Margaret Forster
Down Under by Bill Bryson
Eats, Shoots and Leaves by Lynne Truss
Fleshmarket by Ian Rankin
Happy Days with the Naked Chef by Jamie Oliver
How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff
How to Read a Novel by John Sutherland
Letter from America by Alistair Cooke
Light on Snow by Anita Shreve
Matters of Life and Death by Bernard MacLaverty
Mother Tongue by Bill Bryson
My Trade: A Short History of British Journalism by Andrew Marr
Notes on a Scandal by Zoe Heller
Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
Port Out, Starboard Home and other language myths by Michael Quinion
Restless by William Boyd
Schott's Original Miscellany by Ben Schott
Small Island by Andrew Levy
Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson
Talk Talk by TC Boyle
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
The English - A Portrait of a People by Jeremy Paxman
The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova
The Inner Circle by TC Boyle
The Jane Austen Club by Karen Joy Fowler
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
The Known World by Edward P Jones
The Lighthouse by PD James and End in Tears by Ruth Rendell
The Murder Room by PD James
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency by McCall Smith
The Rough Guide to Shakespeare by Andrew Dickson
The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox by Maggie O'Farrell
The World is Flat by Thomas L Friedman
Thirteen Steps Down by Ruth Rendell
Watching the English - The Hidden Rules of English Behaviour by Kate Fox
We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver
Will and Me: How Shakespeare Took Over My Life by Dominic Dromgoole
Perfect People by Peter James / Book Review

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Work starts to build world's largest urban farm at Newark / + OS Listening Comprehension / WP July 2015, page 13

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