Florida students are not taking a half-day off Friday in anticipation of the long weekend. They are protesting recent Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, along with state legislators, are limiting school curriculum.
The mass demonstrations at 12 p.m., which are scheduled to occur on more than 300 campuses in Florida, have been organized by Walkout 2 – LearnA network of Florida-based student activists is leading a protest effort in the entire country.
The government is censoring the histories of Black, Queer, Trans, and Female-identifying People. Florida’s state government has, without exaggeration or misunderstanding, taken over its public education system. Our governor has forgotten students’ rights. “We’re here reminding him”, reads the website. This is a campaign of education, activation and revolution.
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DeSantis had made a statement earlier in the week. You can expand the size of your screen by clicking on this link: The bill, also known as “Don’t Say Gay”, was passed in the last school year and banned the discussion of LGBTQ issues in the kindergarten to third-grade classrooms. The latest expansion forbids teachers from…