April 28, 2023

Why Disney Is Suing DeSantis

by The Journal

This week, Disney sued Florida Governor Ron DeSantis accusing him of retaliating against the company, in part for speaking out against the state’s so-called “don’t say gay” law. It’s the latest twist in the fight between the two. WSJ’s Arian Campo-Flores explains what it means for both sides.

Further Reading:

- DeSantis’s Miscalculation: ‘Disney Is Playing the Long Game’ 

- Disney Sues Ron DeSantis After Oversight Board Voids Theme-Park Agreements 

Further Listening:

- How Disney’s CEO Got Caught in Florida’s Fight Over Gay Rights 

- Why Florida Is Fighting With Walt Disney World 

Where to Listen