Gov. Ron DeSantis, on March 28, signed a bill that forbids instruction on sexual orientation and gender identity in kindergarten through third grade. Proponents said the measure's lone intent was to empower parents.
Twitter has censored Canadian psychologist and bestselling author Dr. Jordan Peterson after he criticized transgender surgery and referred to transgender actress Ellen Page, who now goes by “Elliot” and identifies as a male, by her original name.
A 15-year-old was killed and three others were hospitalized, including a police officer, after a fight led to gunfire at a Juneteenth festival in Washington D.C. Authorities believe the teenager was killed in a resulting stampede.
A new California bill that would pass off regulation of the fast food industry to an unelected council has raised concerns with Republicans and business groups struggling to recover from pandemic lockdowns.