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Florida's Supposed "Don't Say Gay" Law


I was on a couple of podcasts about this, taking the view that the law—which restricts "classroom instruction by school personnel or third parties on sexual orientation or gender identity … in kindergarten through grade 3 or in a manner that is not age appropriate or developmentally appropriate for students in accordance with state standards"—doesn't violate the First Amendment (or likely any other part of the Constitution). I think we had an interesting, constructive, and friendly conversation on each:

  1. On The Dispatch, with Gabriel Malor, moderated by Declan Garvey.
  2. On The National Constitution Center's We The People, with Joshua Matz, moderated by Prof. Jeff Rosen.