Ron DeSantis is the governor of the state of Florida and a former U.S. congressman. DeSantis is a conservative Republican and a likely presidential nominee in the 2024 election.
DeSantis Banned Classes On Black History. “Three Florida high school students are poised to sue Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis after the state Education Department rejected a new Advanced Placement course covering African American studies. The news comes one day after the College Board announced it would revise the course. “By rejecting the African American history pilot program, Ron DeSantis has clearly demonstrated that he wants to dictate whose history does — and doesn’t — belong,” Democratic state Rep. Fentrice Driskell said at a news conference in Tallahassee, announcing the lawsuit, on Wednesday.” [Source]