Category Archives: Activism

Allen West RE: AB1266, CA Transgender Bathroom Law

Former Congressman Allen West issued a statement exclusively to AACONS today, regarding CA 1266: “There are many idiotic legislative actions emanating from the California State legislature and its misguided Governor Brown, drivers licenses to illegal immigrants most recently. However, most … Continue reading

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Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman and a Willing Suspension of Disbelief

t is about race. Without race, there is no explanation for the Martin tragedy, or the reaction to it. I admit my initial reaction to Martin’s death was based on race – at least in a sense. As an African-American … Continue reading

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God and Marriage

I’ve read a lot of articles over the past several years, ever since my state voted against same sex marriage (twice). Now that the issue is before the Supreme Court, I see tensions running high on both sides, but few … Continue reading

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Marie Stroughter at Stand Up For Religious Freedom Rally – October 20, 2012

African-American Conservatives Co-Founder, Marie Stroughter, speaks at the Stand Up For Religious Freedom rally in San Francisco on Saturday, October 20, 2012:

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Marie Stroughter at Stand Up For Religious Freedom Rally

On June 8, 2012, African-American Conservatives (AACONS) Co-Founder, Marie Stroughter spoke to a crowd of approximately 700 at the Stand Up for Religious Freedom Rally. ** ** The emcee attributes the website to Marie, however, she has contributor status … Continue reading

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I Will Not Settle: Why I am Not Voting For Whitman or Fiorina

I’ve been taking some flack from several conservative friends lately. Thus, maybe it’s time I clear up what must be so muddy about that “Independent” part of my “Independent Conservative” political label: I subscribe to no one’s “party.” The crux … Continue reading

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In Defense of Extremism

It is never difficult to gather what is being circulated in a political party’s Talking Points Memo. One simply has to watch a few of the cable political chat shows and one will hear the same arguments made by a … Continue reading

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Podcast: Speak Up, Show Up

Podcaster: Sebastian Stroughter Summary: An appeal to Black conservatives to take greater political action. Powered by

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