The Florida Independent is accepting applications for a full-time reporter/blogger. Follow the jump for more details on the position, and how to apply. #
The reporter will closely cover reproductive rights issues at both the state and national level, with a focus on the state legislature and Florida’s congressional delegation. The successful candidate will be a prolific, tenacious writer who can own this issue day in and day out, and regularly put together aggressive investigative pieces that examine the role of evangelical organizations, political committees among others, in shaping the public debate. #
More than 200 Sarasotans gathered this morning on the bayfront, expressing solidarity with the growing Occupy Wall Street movement and decrying American income inequality and corporate influence over politics. Photos of the event, the second of its kind in Sarasota, after the jump.