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Leaders at University of South Florida Taking Pay Cuts to Trim Budget

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 5, 2020 at 12:00pm 10/5/2020 at 12:00pm

The pandemic is not finished decimating higher education. Not even close.

The Tampa Bay Times reports:

USF president Steve Currall, top leaders will take pay cuts to trim budget

The University of South Florida’s top leaders, including president Steve Currall, will collectively reduce their pay by $600,000 as part of an effort over the...

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FL Gov. Ron DeSantis lifts state’s coronavirus restrictions on bars and restaurants

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 2:00pm 9/26/2020 at 2:00pm
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It’s back to business for Florida’s bars and restaurants! Under an executive order signed by Gov. Ron DeSantis, these entities will no longer be forced to operate at less than full capacity under state rules as the tide of the coronavirus pandemic begins to roll back.

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Legal Insurrection and Judicial Watch investigate attacks on UCF Prof. Charles Negy

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 4:30pm 9/16/2020 at 4:30pm
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Charles Negy is the University of Central Florida professor who found himself in the crosshairs of online and street mobs demanding his termination after early June 2020 tweets disputing the concept of “systemic racism” and asserting that “black privilege is real.”
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Student Senator at Florida State U. Says He Was Removed for Holding Traditional Catholic Views

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 12:00pm 9/15/2020 at 12:00pm

Jack Denton claims he was removed from his position in student government at Florida State University for holding views which are not controversial, but simply Catholic.

He writes at the Daily Wire:

Cancel Culture Kicked Me Out of My College Job Simply Because I Was Catholic

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Mike Bloomberg Wants To Buy Florida Election For Joe Biden for $100 Million

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 8:40pm 9/13/2020 at 8:40pm
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You remember mini-Mike. He sank a billion dollars into his Democrat presidential run, but collapsed on the debate stage after Elizabeth Warren ripped him a new one over … who even remembers what it was over, but it was brutal.

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Appeals Court Upholds Florida Requirement That Ex-Felons Pay Outstanding Fines To Regain Vote

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 11, 2020 at 5:00pm 9/11/2020 at 5:00pm
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The last time we checked in on the ability of ex-felons to vote in Florida, I questioned whether Florida’s requirement that all court-assessed fines and fees be paid would survive, Some of Florida ex-felon vote in limbo after SCOTUS ruling:

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Polls: Biden Lags Behind Hillary’s 2016 Numbers With Florida’s Hispanic Voters

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 5, 2020 at 6:00pm 9/5/2020 at 6:00pm

In the midst of the Democrat’s antifa/BLM Marxist “revolution,” Joe Biden is lagging behind Hillary Clinton’s 2016 numbers with Florida’s Hispanic voters.  Indeed, two recent polls show Trump gaining ground with Hispanic Floridians, particularly with those who fled similar revolutions in their country of origin.

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U. Florida Threatens to Punish Students for Not Wearing Masks, Socializing

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 9:30am 7/25/2020 at 9:30am

College is going to be so much fun this year, you can already tell.

Campus Reform reports:

University of Florida threatens to punish students for not wearing masks, socializing

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Connecticut pathologist’s study shows CDC coronavirus test kits generate 30% false positive results

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 19, 2020 at 4:00pm 7/19/2020 at 4:00pm
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As the American press paints a dire picture of all the new cases of coronavirus out there, to inspire another economy-crushing set of closures, it would be wise to step back and start questioning the numbers.

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Some of Florida ex-felon vote in limbo after SCOTUS ruling

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 17, 2020 at 7:05pm 7/17/2020 at 7:05pm
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Why do so many people, Democrat and Republican alike, assume that felons released from prison will vote Democrat, and that a Florida ballot initiative that passed in 2018, restoring voting to ex-felons, would help Democrats? It’s not clear that’s true, at least not to the extent people assume.

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Astronomer at U. Florida Calls Racial and Gender Diversity ‘Nonsense’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 27, 2020 at 2:00pm 6/27/2020 at 2:00pm
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The mob is going to coming for him.

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U. Florida to End ‘Gator Bait’ Chant at Sports Events, Mandate Racism Training for Students

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 11:30am 6/20/2020 at 11:30am

If you were just graduating from high school, would you even consider going to college right now? It sounds like it’s going to be a miserable experience.

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U. Central Florida Prof Under Investigation and Police Protection for Tweets About ‘Black Privilege’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 19, 2020 at 1:00pm 6/19/2020 at 1:00pm
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Professor Charles Negy teaches psychology at the University of Central Florida. He recently made some points about the current narrative of “systemic racism” on Twitter and it has exploded into a storm of outrage.

He is now being investigated by the school and is living under police protection.

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Petition Calls on U. Florida to Change Humanities Requirement to Race and Racism Course

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 8:00am 6/16/2020 at 8:00am

Campus leftists are using current events to push for all sorts of things they might not get at another time.

Campus Reform reports:

UF students push to replace humanities requirement with ‘race & racism’ course

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RNC to Move Convention from Charlotte to Jacksonville

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 9:15pm 6/11/2020 at 9:15pm
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The Republican National Convention announced Thursday that it will be moving its convention from Charlotte to Jacksonville.

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U. Florida Rescinds Admission for Student Over Years-Old Racist Comments on Social Media

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 8:00am 6/11/2020 at 8:00am

The craziest aspect of this story is that the effort to cancel this young woman appears to be led by an 18 year-old Disney star.

The College Fix reports:

University of Florida rescinds admission to student for old ‘racist’ posts; she’s getting death threats

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Parkland Cop Fired for Hiding Behind His Car During the School Shooting is Getting His Job Back

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 5:45pm 5/14/2020 at 5:45pm
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Brian Miller, the sheriff’s sergeant who was fired for failure to act while a mass shooting was happening at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, is getting his job back. Complete with back pay.
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