1 hr 55 min

Ron Desantis, Kristi Noem, and the Art of Censorship via Private Lawsuits‪.‬ Power & Consequence

    • Politics

In this episode, Matthew and Jelani tackle GOP bills and laws from around the United States that take aim at trans athletes, "woke CRT," and anyone offends a student's religous (christian) beliefs. What do these laws have in common? Private lawsuits modeled after Texas's anti-abortion law, SB8.
1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6rQeSfXaQm0 (Kristi Noem signs major bill regarding transgender athletes)
2. https://www.foxnews.com/politics/noem-signs-bill-banning-transgender-participation-in-girls-sports (Gov. Noem signs bill banning transgender participation in girls' and women's sports - Fox News)
3. https://theintercept.com/2022/02/03/anti-trans-bills-south-dakota-sports-youth-health-care/ (Anti-Trans Bills Are Moving Through State Legislatures With Remarkable Speed - The Intercept)
4. https://www.npr.org/2021/10/27/1049530975/ncaa-spends-more-on-mens-sports-report-reveals (The NCAA's focus on profits means far more gets spent on men's championships)
5. https://sdlegislature.gov/Session/Bill/22957/231879 (https://sdlegislature.gov/Session/Bill/22957/231879)
6. https://legiscan.com/OK/text/SB1470/id/2484266/Oklahoma-2022-SB1470-Introduced.pdf (https://legiscan.com/OK/text/SB1470/id/2484266/Oklahoma-2022-SB1470-Introduced.pdf)
7. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tFUEXDHIz8 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tFUEXDHIz8)
8. https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2021/sep/08/alana-mclaughlin-trans-mma-fighter-combate-global (https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2021/sep/08/alana-mclaughlin-trans-mma-fighter-combate-global)
9. https://listen.sdpb.org/politics/2022-01-26/top-noem-adviser-terrorism-comparison-transgender (https://listen.sdpb.org/politics/2022-01-26/top-noem-adviser-terrorism-comparison-transgender)
10. https://www.facebook.com/GovRonDeSantis/videos/introducing-the-stop-woke-act/877277022969704/ (https://www.facebook.com/GovRonDeSantis/videos/introducing-the-stop-woke-act/877277022969704/)
11. https://www.flgov.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Stop-Woke-Handout.pdf (https://www.flgov.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Stop-Woke-Handout.pdf)
12. https://flgov.com/2021/12/15/governor-desantis-announces-legislative-proposal-to-stop-w-o-k-e-activism-and-critical-race-theory-in-schools-and-corporations/ (https://flgov.com/2021/12/15/governor-desantis-announces-legislative-proposal-to-stop-w-o-k-e-activism-and-critical-race-theory-in-schools-and-corporations/)
13. https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2022/02/07/desantis-anti-woke-act/ (https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2022/02/07/desantis-anti-woke-act/)
14. https://www.cnn.com/2021/10/11/us/florida-teacher-shortage/index.html (https://www.cnn.com/2021/10/11/us/florida-teacher-shortage/index.html)

In this episode, Matthew and Jelani tackle GOP bills and laws from around the United States that take aim at trans athletes, "woke CRT," and anyone offends a student's religous (christian) beliefs. What do these laws have in common? Private lawsuits modeled after Texas's anti-abortion law, SB8.
1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6rQeSfXaQm0 (Kristi Noem signs major bill regarding transgender athletes)
2. https://www.foxnews.com/politics/noem-signs-bill-banning-transgender-participation-in-girls-sports (Gov. Noem signs bill banning transgender participation in girls' and women's sports - Fox News)
3. https://theintercept.com/2022/02/03/anti-trans-bills-south-dakota-sports-youth-health-care/ (Anti-Trans Bills Are Moving Through State Legislatures With Remarkable Speed - The Intercept)
4. https://www.npr.org/2021/10/27/1049530975/ncaa-spends-more-on-mens-sports-report-reveals (The NCAA's focus on profits means far more gets spent on men's championships)
5. https://sdlegislature.gov/Session/Bill/22957/231879 (https://sdlegislature.gov/Session/Bill/22957/231879)
6. https://legiscan.com/OK/text/SB1470/id/2484266/Oklahoma-2022-SB1470-Introduced.pdf (https://legiscan.com/OK/text/SB1470/id/2484266/Oklahoma-2022-SB1470-Introduced.pdf)
7. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tFUEXDHIz8 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tFUEXDHIz8)
8. https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2021/sep/08/alana-mclaughlin-trans-mma-fighter-combate-global (https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2021/sep/08/alana-mclaughlin-trans-mma-fighter-combate-global)
9. https://listen.sdpb.org/politics/2022-01-26/top-noem-adviser-terrorism-comparison-transgender (https://listen.sdpb.org/politics/2022-01-26/top-noem-adviser-terrorism-comparison-transgender)
10. https://www.facebook.com/GovRonDeSantis/videos/introducing-the-stop-woke-act/877277022969704/ (https://www.facebook.com/GovRonDeSantis/videos/introducing-the-stop-woke-act/877277022969704/)
11. https://www.flgov.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Stop-Woke-Handout.pdf (https://www.flgov.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Stop-Woke-Handout.pdf)
12. https://flgov.com/2021/12/15/governor-desantis-announces-legislative-proposal-to-stop-w-o-k-e-activism-and-critical-race-theory-in-schools-and-corporations/ (https://flgov.com/2021/12/15/governor-desantis-announces-legislative-proposal-to-stop-w-o-k-e-activism-and-critical-race-theory-in-schools-and-corporations/)
13. https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2022/02/07/desantis-anti-woke-act/ (https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2022/02/07/desantis-anti-woke-act/)
14. https://www.cnn.com/2021/10/11/us/florida-teacher-shortage/index.html (https://www.cnn.com/2021/10/11/us/florida-teacher-shortage/index.html)

1 hr 55 min