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Scholars examine ‘race talk’ in age of Obama

Scholars examine ‘race talk’ in age of Obama

Published: Feb 20th, 2012

When Barack Obama was elected the first African-American president of the United States in 2008, the question of whether America had finally moved into a post-racial society became a widely […]

Experts, foster parent discuss Florida gay adoption ban

Published: Oct 4th, 2010

“At the center of this case, and every other case, is a person.” Shelbi Day, an American Civil Liberties Union attorney who represented a gay man and his partner in […]

Oil spill symposium digs deep into issues

Published: Sep 20th, 2010

“What has happened? A lot. What needs to happen? A lot.” This was UF Law Professor Alyson Flournoy’s response to the federal government’s actions since the BP oil disaster April […]

Legal scholars discuss relationship between government, social media as complicated

Published: Sep 20th, 2010

During his campaign for the presidency, President Barack Obama captured the attention of Americans through his savvy use of social media in a way no presidential candidate had done before. […]

CGR symposium to address First Amendment freedoms

Published: Apr 5th, 2010

The Center for Governmental Responsibility’s annual symposium will feature leading international experts in press and access freedoms on Friday, April 16, from 9 to 11 a.m. in Room 180, Holland […]

Perils and potential of social media

Published: Feb 1st, 2010

Is the cost of social media really free? Several experts at the University of Florida would say that using social media in an inappropriate and irresponsible manner, and not planning […]