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Where the lines are drawn: New state rule could threaten FL...

Nowadays, 7th grade civics teacher Robin Porter is not sure where the lines are drawn when it comes to teaching the past and the...

Congress approved Juneteenth as a federal holiday, but FL Legislature failed...

President Joe Biden signed a new bill into law Thursday, establishing Juneteenth as a federal holiday to recognize the ending of slavery. But Florida still...

Lawmakers could see two legal holidays about the end of slavery;...

Following criticism from Black history advocates over commemorating the ending of slavery in Florida, a state lawmaker is now pushing for two non-paid legal...

Black advocates push back on designating Juneteenth as a holiday in...

Advocates for Black history urged state lawmakers Friday to forgo recognizing June 19, a day commemorating the ending of slavery, as a state recognized...

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