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Opinion

The GOP reveals its true colors

By Robert B Hubbell [editor’s note:  Robert B Hubbell is an attorney  who writes a daily newsletter.  His content is astute and well-researched, providing many links to source material.]   The GOP is rapidly embracing autocracy and white Christian nationalism as its rallying cry. That rightward drift is anxiety-producing and creates the understandable urge to

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Florida Legislation

Florida teachers race to remake lessons as DeSantis laws take effect

By Lori Rozsa, The Washington Post, July 30, 2022. WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Miami-Dade County school board couldn’t make up its mind. It has voted three times in four months on whether students can use a particular textbook, “Comprehensive Health Skills,” for sex education classes. The board for the state’s largest district signed off

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