Why Ron DeSantis’s New Abortion Restrictions Will Be Felt Far Beyond Florida

Why Ron DeSantis’s New Abortion Restrictions Will Be Felt Far Beyond Florida

On its busier days, the volunteer-run Tampa Bay Abortion Fund receives up to 15 calls requesting support. Callers might seek money for abortions or need assistance traveling to a clinic—whatever the ask, the fund shoulders it. Alongside the four other abortion funds based in Florida, the Tampa Bay Abortion Fund helps provide a patchwork safety…

Newsom Urges Disney to Reconsider Florida Move Over ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill

Newsom Urges Disney to Reconsider Florida Move Over ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill

The Walt Disney Company recently began relocating some 2,000 jobs from Southern California to Florida. In light of the state’s controversial new legislation, Governor Gavin Newsom is urging the multimedia giant to reconsider.In a tweet from Saturday, Newsom told Disney that “the door is open” for the jobs to return to California. It was accompanied…

U.S. report identifies misogynist ‘incels’ as violence threat

U.S. report identifies misogynist ‘incels’ as violence threat

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comMarch 15 (Reuters) – Misogynistic extremists like the “incel” who murdered two women and injured four more at a Florida yoga studio present signs that can be detected to reduce the likelihood of violent crime, a new U.S. government report says.The findings came in a National Threat Assessment…

Disney employees are staging walkouts over Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill

Disney employees are staging walkouts over Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill

In the days since The Walt Disney Company first came under fire for giving money to the politicians behind Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” bill, CEO Bob Chapek has apologized for initially having nothing to say, and he subsequently announced the corporation’s plans to “pause” its political donations in Florida for an undetermined amount of time.…

Florida health official put on 2-month leave after urging staff to get vaccine

Florida health official put on 2-month leave after urging staff to get vaccine

Florida — “I have a hard time understanding how we can be in public health and not practice it,” the official wrote. Beth Mole – Mar 15, 2022 5:50 pm UTC Enlarge / Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks during a press conference before newly appointed state Surgeon General Dr. Joseph Ladapo at Neo City Academy…