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Posted on 2024-03-01 by Brittany.
  Florida House Passes Bills Expanding Censorship and Government Control Agenda Tallahassee, FL — Today, the Florida House passed three bills that continue to expand an agenda of extreme censorship and government intrusion and overreach by the Republican-controlled legislature. Now the Florida Senate will decide the fate of the Trans Erasure Bill (HB 1639), the Stop WOKE Teacher Training Bill (HB 1291), and the Preemption of Employment Protections Bill (HB 433).
Posted on 2024-02-23 by Brittany.
  We are heartbroken over the death of Nex Benedict, a 16-year-old non-binary high school student in Oklahoma. According to reports, Nex was beaten by multiple students in the school bathroom on February 7th and died the next day at a local hospital. The full autopsy has not yet been released.
Posted on 2024-02-23 by Brittany.
  STATEMENT: Anti-Transgender Bill Passes Final Florida House Committee
Posted on 2024-02-22 by Jade Smith.
The Power of Unity: Embracing our LGBTQ Community   In the intricate tapestry of my existence as a Black, Christian, Queer woman, I've encountered relentless challenges from those unable to fathom my humanity. Yet, amidst this perpetual conflict, I find solace in the liberties bestowed upon me by my forefathers, individuals whose transformative impact has shaped our world.
Posted on 2024-02-15 by Brittany.
  EQUALITY FLORIDA TO HONOR FRED P. HOCHBERG AT 2024 MIAMI CELEBRATION Miami, FL – Equality Florida is proud to announce that Fred P. Hochberg will be honored at the 2024 Miami Celebration, taking place at the Rusty Pelican in Key Biscayne on Saturday, March 16th. 
Posted on 2024-01-30 by Brittany.
Equality Florida Condemns New DeSantis Administration Policy Denying Legal Recognition, Accurate Driver Licenses/Identification for Transgender Floridians
Posted on 2024-01-24 by Brittany.
  Florida Board of Governors Pass Unprecedented Rules To Systematically Abolish Diversity & Inclusion Programs at State Universities, Eliminate Sociology from Core Courses Rules Impose Unconstitutional Censorship and Strip Academic Freedom
Posted on 2024-01-16 by Brittany.
  Equality Florida Rallies Hundreds in Tallahassee Against New Slate of Attacks Advocates Unveil Bills to Restore Rights and Freedoms Taken Under DeSantis
Posted on 2024-01-12 by Brittany.
2024 Legislative Slate As of January 24, 2024
Posted on 2023-12-13 by Brittany.
Equality Florida Condemns DeSantis Administration’s Anti-LGBTQ Attacks Alongside Parents, Students, and Families
Posted on 2023-11-15 by Brittany.
Equality Florida Action PAC, SAVE Action PAC, and LGBTQ+ Victory Fund Endorse Michael Gongora in Run-Off for Mayor of Miami Beach LGBTQ orgs raise concerns about Steve Meiner’s troubling anti-LGBTQ vote record and failures to condemn anti-LGBTQ extremism 
Posted on 2023-11-07 by Brittany.
New Equality Florida #DeSantisFailedUs Television Ad: Reject Ron DeSantis’ Culture Wars And Become A Better Florida DeSantis' favorability as Governor hits new lows as Floridians embrace inclusion
Posted on 2023-10-06 by Jade Smith.
“Come as you are”: Navigating Faith and Sexuality