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Ron DeSantis is a threat to democracy

Tonight, President Biden delivered a speech in Philadelphia on the ‘Battle for the Soul of the Nation.’ He discussed direct threats to our democracy and the danger extremism poses to our democratic values. In Florida, democracy’s greatest threat has proven to be Governor Ron DeSantis. DeSantis vetoed congressional maps drawn by conservative Republican lawmakers because they were

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Opinion

DeSantis aims to scare academics. Unfortunately, it’s working.

Perspective by Diane Roberts, The Washington Post,  August 18, 2022 at 1:29 p.m. EDT Diane Roberts is a journalist and professor of English at Florida State University. Her most recent book is “Tribal: College Football and the Secret Heart of America.” For professors, the advent of the fall semester means nailing down the course syllabus as

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