Commentary

Now in Washington, multimillionaire Rick Scott still out there hustling for more cold cash

No doubt you’ve been wondering whatever became of Rick Scott, the fellow who wrested the title of Worst Governor Ever from Sidney J. Catts...
One Year Anniversary Parkland tragedy

Drug smuggling, organized crime and now, education: A statewide grand jury is a novel...

Once upon a time a Florida governor decided to create a Statewide Grand Jury so the good guys could eliminate drug smuggling.That governor was...
Madison County Courthouse

An unbelievable odyssey: Trying to access court records, for free and on the spot,...

For many years, Florida’s public records law made it easy to look at court files - in person, at the courthouse or online.Not any more.The...

It’s time to revive Florida’s African American History Task Force

Dear Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran:First, congrats on the gig. As you are by now aware, the job of education commissioner is far more...

Good luck with your plan to control Florida women, dude

Women are becoming CEOs, joining the military, voting, running for office, walking around like they’re as good as a dude! And some men just...
Voting

Messing with Amendment 4 — automatic voting rights for felons — is a “political...

On Tuesday, January 8, we registered 105 Florida felons who had served their sentences to vote at the Leon County Supervisor of Elections office...
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Thanks but no thanks, Rick Scott

On the same night Donald Trump got on national television to spew a pack of nonsense about the border “crisis,” Florida’s ultimate bottom-feeder, Rick...

Fighting for a future that doesn’t suck

When Florida’s newly elected Governor Ron DeSantis and Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried take office tomorrow, one group of young Floridians will be keenly interested.They...

Dumbing down Florida education

Florida Republicans have once again demonstrated their contempt for education by making former House Speaker Richard Corcoran Commissioner of Education. It’s not merely that...

In their own words: What these South Florida high school shooting survivors want you...

Compiled by teacher Jeff Foster and written by Isabel, 17; Jacyln, 18; Jacob, 18; Jenny, 18; Marcus, 17; Olivia, 18; and Shai, 17 -...

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