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Democracy in Florida: A Work in Progress
When American revolutionaries waged a war for independence, they took a leap of faith that sent ripple effects across generations. They embraced a radical idea of establishing a government that entrusted the power of the nation not in a monarchy, but in its citizens. That great leap sparked questions that continue to impact Floridians: who has the right to vote, what are the freedoms and responsibilities of citizens, and whose voices will be heard? This talk is a springboard for discussions about those very questions and how they are reflected in Florida stories spanning over 300 years.
This event is funded by the Florida Humanities Florida Talks: At Home! program and a component of our Democracy Reignited special initiative.
Date/time: January 19 @ 6:00 pm
Presented By:Steve Noll, Scholar
This is a virtual ClickMeeting. Registration is required. If you have any questions about this event or the Florida Talks: At Home! series, contact Keith Simmons at [email protected].
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