The US census estimates it missed more than a half-million Texans during 2020 count | Texas News | San Antonio

The US census estimates it missed more than a half-million Texans during 2020 count |  Texas News |  San Antonio

click to enlarge Texas Tribune / Annie Mulligan Glenda Joe, center, encourages students to help their parents fill out the 2020 census during a Make Youth Count meeting on Feb. 15, 2020. The census, taken during a year of COVID-19 challenges, is estimated to have undercounted 559,593 residents in a post-count analysis by the US … Read more

Central Florida Students Win Yearbook Flap Over “Don’t Say Gay” Bill – NBC New York

Central Florida Students Win Yearbook Flap Over “Don’t Say Gay” Bill – NBC New York

After an outcry from students and parents over yearbook censorship, a Florida school board overruled their superintendent’s plan to cover up a page showing students waving rainbow flags and a “love is love” sign during a walkout against the state’s so-called “Don’t Say Gay” law. The superintendent told the board that the page violated their … Read more

Miami locals blame New Yorkers for driving up rents

Miami locals blame New Yorkers for driving up rents

The cost of renting an apartment in Miami is soaring — and locals are pointing the finger at newly arrived New Yorkers who flocked south for Florida’s sunshine and its low taxes. A new survey by Realtor.com found that rents for Miami-area apartments have risen 58% since March 2020 — the fastest rate for any … Read more

Brooklyn GOP pol yanks $5K in funding for NYC Jewish museum

Brooklyn GOP pol yanks K in funding for NYC Jewish museum

A local lawmaker announced Sunday she is yanking $5,000 in previously planned funding for a Manhattan museum after it allegedly barred Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis from speaking there in June. Councilwoman Inna Vernikov — a Ukrainian-born American Jew — revealed in an open letter to museum donors that she will no longer give the money … Read more

NYC’s Jewish museum bans DeSantis for having wrong opinions

NYC’s Jewish museum bans DeSantis for having wrong opinions

History shows us that forced conformity never ends well for Jews, but liberal Jewish institutions keep wanting to give it another go. In a Wall Street Journal piece, Elliott Abrams and Eric Cohen, respectively chairman and CEO of Tikvah and co-chairmen of the Jewish Leadership Conference, reveal that Manhattan’s Museum of Jewish Heritage canceled a … Read more