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College to Host Workshop on the ‘Violence of Gender Roles’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 14, 2019 at 8:00am 1/14/2019 at 8:00am

Do you ever get the feeling that gender studies departments are driving much of the agenda in higher education?

Campus Reform reports:

Masculinity mayhem? Fla. college tackles ‘violence of gender roles’

An Orlando, Fla. college recently announced a workshop predicated on spreading awareness about “The Visible and Invisible Violence of Gender Roles” as a...

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Governor DeSantis Suspends Broward County Sheriff Over Response to Deadly Parkland School Shooting

http://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/broward/parkland/florida-school-shooting/fl-florida-shooting-sro-20180222-story.html
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 11, 2019 at 6:30pm 1/11/2019 at 6:30pm
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/broward/parkland/florida-school-shooting/fl-florida-shooting-sro-20180222-story.html

Friday afternoon, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis suspended Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel via executive order.

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Broward County Sheriff Reportedly Expects to be Suspended for Response to Parkland School Shooting

http://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/broward/parkland/florida-school-shooting/fl-florida-shooting-sro-20180222-story.html
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 7:00pm 1/8/2019 at 7:00pm
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/broward/parkland/florida-school-shooting/fl-florida-shooting-sro-20180222-story.html

Almost a year after the Parkland school shooting massacre Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel told staff he will be suspended for the response to the shooting.
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Republican Files Bill to Allow Campus Carry in Florida

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 11:30am 1/6/2019 at 11:30am

We’ve seen quite an expansion of this in many states over the last few years.

Campus Reform reports:

Will Florida pull the trigger on campus carry?

A Republican lawmaker in Florida has filed a bill to allow legally owned firearms to be carried on college campuses.

Florida Rep. Anthony Sabatini filed...

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Commission Investigating Parkland School Shooting Recommends Arming Teachers

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 6:00pm 1/2/2019 at 6:00pm

The 15-member commission who investigated the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School released a report Wednesday.

Unanimously approved, the 446-page report contained several recommendations, among which was arming teachers who volunteer to undergo training to carry a weapon.
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Young America’s Foundation Launches Lawsuit Against U. Florida

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 27, 2018 at 8:00am 12/27/2018 at 8:00am

After a speech given by Dinesh D’Souza, YAF alleges that the school took steps to make it harder to bring conservative speakers to campus.

Townhall reports:

Censoring Conservatives: Young America’s Foundation Sues University of Florida

Young America’s Foundation has issued a lawsuit against the University of Florida for violating students’ constitutionally protected rights.

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Brenda Snipes to get her day in court on January 7, 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hEruTuejKoQ
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 21, 2018 at 5:00pm 12/21/2018 at 5:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hEruTuejKoQ

You remember Brenda Snipes, the Broward County Elections Supervisor who provided plenty of drama in the Florida Governor and Senate races.

She came under such withering criticism that soon after the recount was done she submitted her resignation effective January 4, 2019, and seemed destined to ride off into the Florida sunset...

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Brenda Snipes sues for reinstatement as Broward Co. Elections Supervisor, seeks emergency injunction

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/politics-government/state-politics/article222488620.html
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 4:08pm 12/18/2018 at 4:08pm
https://www.miamiherald.com/news/politics-government/state-politics/article222488620.html

Brenda Snipes, who resigned as Broward County Elections Supervisor effective January 4, 2019, then purported to rescind the resignation after Florida Governor and Senator-Elect Rick Scott removed her from office, has filed a lawsuit in federal court in the Northern District of Florida seeking reinstatement.

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Brenda Snipes legal fight takes a hit – Broward County Self-Evaluation reveals Elections Office unprepared

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/politics-government/state-politics/article222488620.html
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 1:00pm 12/6/2018 at 1:00pm
https://www.miamiherald.com/news/politics-government/state-politics/article222488620.html

Outgoing Broward County Supervisor of Elections has vowed to fight in court after Gov. Rick Scott suspended her “due to misfeasance, incompetence and neglect of duty.”

A report from The Tampa Bay Times may not help Snipes since a Broward County self-evaluation shows during the election, the county had problem after problem...

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Student Arrested for Allegedly Threatening to Kill Prof Over 7 AM Exam

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 8:00am 12/5/2018 at 8:00am

Not everyone is a morning person, but this is a little extreme, don’t you think?

The Hill reports:

Florida student arrested for threatening to kill professor over 7 am exam

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Brenda Snipes: On second thought, I’m not resigning as Broward Co. Election Supervisor

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/politics-government/state-politics/article222488620.html
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 6:35pm 12/1/2018 at 6:35pm
https://www.miamiherald.com/news/politics-government/state-politics/article222488620.html

I’m so old, I remember when Brenda Snipes, the controversial and disgraced Broward County Supervisor of Elections resigned after a firestorm of controversy over her handling of ballot counting in the 2018 midterms.

The resignation was effective January 4, 2019, the day after Republican Rick Scott’s term as Governor was to end...

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Brenda Snipes resigned effective next January 4, but Rick Scott just preemptively suspended her

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XSdd_0q4p-Y
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 30, 2018 at 8:30pm 11/30/2018 at 8:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XSdd_0q4p-Y

Brenda Snipes, the Broward County Election Supervisor, is credited with making Florida ballot counting a joke, once again.

Republican Governor Rick Scott won the Senate race despite all the problems in Broward and Palm Beach Counties, where Bill Nelson closed the gap significantly after election day. Republican Ron DeSantis held off Andrew...

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Outgoing Broward Elections Supervisor Brenda Snipes Will Get $130K in Pensions

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_YAy3NhdEG8
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 1:00pm 11/28/2018 at 1:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_YAy3NhdEG8

Broward County Elections Supervisor Brenda Snipes submitted her resignation a few weeks ago after she faced criticism over how the county handled the vote counting on November 6. This latest election is not the only controversy she had during her tenure.

It looks like she won’t suffer much without her job because...

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Florida Investigating State’s Democratic Party for Fraud

https://www.wctv.tv/content/news/Florida-Democratic-Party-under-investigation-for-election-fraud-500860431.html
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 3:00pm 11/21/2018 at 3:00pm
https://www.wctv.tv/content/news/Florida-Democratic-Party-under-investigation-for-election-fraud-500860431.html

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement and the Office of Statewide Prosecution has opened up an investigation into the state’s Democratic Party over allegations of election fraud. From WCTV:

Evidence reported to the Department of St...

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Broward County Elections Supervisor Brenda Snipes Submits Resignation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hEruTuejKoQ
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 9:38pm 11/18/2018 at 9:38pm
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Controversial Broward County Elections Supervisor Brenda Snipes has submitted her resignation just hours after a hand recount confirmed that Rick Scott won the Senate election.

The South Florida Sun-Sentinel was the first to report the resignation:

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Bill Nelson Concedes Florida Senate Race; Rick Scott Is Going To Washington

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 3:36pm 11/18/2018 at 3:36pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1JiXSA7eN1U

Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL) has conceded to Florida Governor Rick Scott (R).  Scott will become Florida’s junior senator, making this the first time in over a century that Florida has had two Republican senators.  This flipped Senate seat will also strengthen the Republican majority in the Senate to 52-48.  Prior to...

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Brenda Snipes: Racism “Probably” A Factor In Public Criticism

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 6:30pm 11/17/2018 at 6:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XSdd_0q4p-Y

As the 2018 midterm election fiasco continues to unfold in Florida, leftstream media and Democrats contend that criticism of Broward County Elections Supervisor Brenda Snipes is rooted in racism. Because of course.

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