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DeSantis defends blocking African American studies course in Florida schools

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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis defended his administration's decision to block a course on African American studies from the state's public schools. He said teaching Black history is required in Florida schools, but the Advanced Placement course amounted to ‘indoctrination.’ The fight is just the latest in the ongoing identity and culture war in Florida that has become a hallmark of DeSantis' agenda.

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U.S. & Canada
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Black history education, Black history florida, ap african american history
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