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Students at U. Florida Demand Resignation of Student Leader for Inviting Donald Trump. Jr. to Speak

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 8, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/8/2019 at 12:00pm

The speech happened weeks ago but apparently, some people aren’t over it yet.

Campus Reform reports:

Students push to impeach student body pres over Trump Jr. speech

The University of Florida Student Government chamber erupted Tuesday as some students demanded the resignation of their student body president for inviting President Donald Trump’s son, Donald...

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Trump Leaves New York, Becomes Resident of Palm Beach

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 1, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/1/2019 at 12:00pm
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President Donald Trump announced this morning that he and his family will officially leave New York once his presidency comes to an end.

Due to the bad treatment he’s received from New York, the Trump family will make Palm Beach, FL, their permanent home. His Mar-a-Lago Club is located in...

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GOP Rep. Francis Rooney, Who Is Open to Impeachment, Announces Retirement From Congress

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 10:00am 10/20/2019 at 10:00am
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Republican Congressman Francis Rooney represents Florida’s 19th district. He recently said that he may be able to support Trump’s impeachment. Now he has announced that he is retiring.

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University of Florida Students Protest Appearance by Donald Trump Jr.

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 14, 2019 at 10:00am 10/14/2019 at 10:00am
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Entirely predictable. You just knew students wouldn’t be able to resist their need to protest all things Trump.

The Hill reports:

University of Florida students protest Trump Jr. appearance

Hundreds of University of Florida students protested the school paying Donald Trump Jr. and Kimberly Guilfoyle to speak on campus Thursday night.

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Handicap Spot Shooter Sentenced to 20 Years

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 11, 2019 at 3:00pm 10/11/2019 at 3:00pm
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Michael Drejka, the Florida man who shot and killed Markeis McGlockton after being physically attacked by McGlockton in a dispute over a handicap parking spot, was sentenced yesterday to 20 years in prison. He was convicted in August of manslaughter.

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Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo Wants to Make the Zoo Accommodating for Those With Sensory Issues

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 10:00am 10/10/2019 at 10:00am
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I like this idea! I know as someone with severe social anxiety a crowded and loud place can cause extreme discomfort and panic attacks. From The Gainsville Sun:

The zoo — with its screeching, howling and caterwauling inhabitants — can be a noisy nightmare for a child with autism or other...

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Donald Trump Jr. and Kimberly Guilfoyle to Speak at University of Florida

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 4, 2019 at 12:00pm 10/4/2019 at 12:00pm

This will naturally inspire all kinds of protest nonsense because that’s the world we live in now. Anyone connected to Trump must be protested by the left.

Newsweek reports:

Donald Trump Jr., Kimberly Guilfoyle Visit Sparks Divide in University of Florida Students

President Donald Trump’s son, Donald Trump Jr., and his girlfriend, Kimberly Guilfoyle—a...

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Two Universities in Florida Hosting ‘Drag Queen Story Hours’ in Their Libraries

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 13, 2019 at 12:00pm 9/13/2019 at 12:00pm

This is something that has been stirring controversy in many parts of the country. It was only a matter of time before it was embraced by academia.

The College Fix reports:

University libraries hosting ‘Drag Queen Story Hours’

Two universities in Florida are hosting “Drag Queen Story Hours” as part of their initiative to...

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VERDICT: Michael Drejka Guilty of Manslaughter

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 10:00am 8/24/2019 at 10:00am

Last night “handicap parking spot shooter” Michael Drejka was found guilty of manslaughter, as charged, for the shooting death of Markeis McGlockton. The verdict was returned quickly last night, after the jury had deliberated only a few hours.

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U. Florida to Correct Free Speech Code and Pay Young Americans for Freedom $66K

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 4, 2019 at 9:30am 8/4/2019 at 9:30am

This is a win for all students at the school, not just conservatives.

From the YAF blog:

University Of Florida To Correct Speech Code, Pay Young Americans For Freedom Students $66,000

Conservative students at the University of Florida will no longer be discriminated against on the basis of their conservative beliefs by their university....

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Andrew Gillum Moves Campaign Money to Nonprofit After Inquiry Into Political Committee

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 12, 2019 at 3:00pm 7/12/2019 at 3:00pm
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Andrew Gillum has decided to transfer donations for his new voter registration project to the nonprofit Forward Florida Action instead of his political committee, which has come under fire from federal investigators.

Placing donations into the nonprofit means the public will no longer know for sure how those spend...

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U. Florida Sensitivity Training Session Suggests People ‘Come Out’ as Illegal Aliens

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 12, 2019 at 8:00am 7/12/2019 at 8:00am

This looks like a classic example of intersectionality. Every group’s struggle is the same struggle, according to the left.

Campus Reform reports:

UFlorida ‘Undocupeers’ training: People can ‘come out’ as illegal aliens

The University of Florida has hosted several sensitivity trainings, suggesting that students...

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Florida Principal Reassigned After Refusing to Say ‘Holocaust is a Factual, Historical Event’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 5:00pm 7/10/2019 at 5:00pm
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Palm Beach County School District reassigned Spanish River Community High School principal William Latson after he told a parent that he cannot say for certain that the Holocaust happened.

The letter caused outrage, which led the school to reassign Latson to a district position. Instead of taking responsibility, Lats...

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U. Florida Student Attacked for Wearing Trump Hat on July 4th

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 2:00pm 7/9/2019 at 2:00pm

They told me if Trump won, violent gangs would attack innocent people in the street and they were right.

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Broward County Sheriff Fires Two More Deputies Over Parkland School Shooting

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 1:00pm 6/26/2019 at 1:00pm
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Broward County Sheriff Gregory Tony announced on Wednesday that the department fired two more deputies for their inaction during the Marjory Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, FL, last year now that they have finished their internal affairs investigation.

The department fired four deputies over the shooting.

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Harvard rescinds acceptance of conservative Kyle Kashuv over comments when he was 16-years-old

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 17, 2019 at 10:00am 6/17/2019 at 10:00am
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Kyle Kashuv survived the Parkland school shooting massacre. He was later admitted to Harvard.

Monday morning, Kashuv tweeted that his acceptance had been rescinded over text messages he made when he was 16-years-old. Kashuv explained the comments were private and meant to be extreme.
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Former Broward Sheriff’s Deputy Scot Peterson Charged With 11 Counts Tied to Parkland Shooting

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 5:00pm 6/4/2019 at 5:00pm
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The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) announced Tuesday afternoon that officials arrested former Broward Sheriff’s Deputy Scot Peterson and charged him with “seven counts of neglect of a child, three counts of culpable negligence, and one count of perjury.”

Peterson has faced criticism for not entering Parkland’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High...

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