Florida Department of Education stacks Black history task force with DeSantis allies


After our episode on Florida’s shrinking African American History Task Force, the state took action – adding six new members.

In this episode of What’s Brewing, investigative reporter Jenna Bourne found there’s a lot more to the story. The Florida Department of Education is stacking the task force with allies of Gov. Ron DeSantis. Some are openly anti-“woke,” against Diversity, Equity and Inclusion programs and opposed to the AP African American Studies curriculum.

See the story: https://www.wtsp.com/article/news/investigations/10-investigates/whats-brewing/florida-african-american-history-task-force-stacked-desantis-allies/67-eb385eed-4a06-4404-9096-121e0d41f375

Previous coverage: https://www.wtsp.com/article/news/investigations/10-investigates/whats-brewing/florida-african-american-history-task-force-whats-brewing/67-ba59993c-5ffa-4b37-8742-acfb9efb2f15


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