Category Archives: Activism/Advocacy

Justice for Trayvon Martin…and All Victims of Hate Crime?

I really tried to stay out of the Trayvon Martin case. But people are writing some really dumb things online –particularly about his choice of attire: a hoodie — and my outrage at the truly ignorant and, frankly racist, remarks … Continue reading

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Conservative Black Forum

On January 23, 2012, Congressman Allen West is sponsoring a Conservative Black Forum. The event will be moderated by Star Parker. It is a free event, held in the Capitol Building from 10am to Noon. I am making an appeal … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street (Part 2): Craptastic Capitalism

A nationally known sandwich chain has a franchise across from the recreation center my children attend. Thus, on an almost weekly basis, because we have Bible study on that weeknight almost immediately after the rec class, we often stop by … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street and Other Analogies

I am the mother of three (bias alert: adorable) children. If I were to allow them to, they would stay up all night, subsist on an endless supply of food from McDonald’s, and never do schoolwork or clean their rooms. … Continue reading

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AACONS at EmergingCorruption.com – Dirty Tactics: The New Political Norm?

If you stopped by Emerging Corruption today, maybe you saw our post by African-American Conservatives Co-Founder, Marie Stroughter, entitled: Dirty Tactics: The New Political Norm?

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Black Conservatives: The New Revolution

In the days of slavery, there were small groups of black people who stood up and said, “This isn’t right.” They refused to be treated as property; as lesser people who were brought around in carts, and lined up to … Continue reading

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Everyone Needs to Repent for Tolerating Racism, Including Those Who Support Planned Parenthood by Dr. Alveda King

Atlanta, GA – Dr. Alveda King, Director of African American outreach for Priests for Life and niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., responded today to the NAACP’s charge that the Tea Party movement tolerates racism. “We all need to … Continue reading

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I Condemn the NAACP

African-American Conservatives Co-Founder, Marie Stroughter, was published at Big Government. Her piece, repudiating the NAACP resolution regarding “racism” in the Tea Party, was featured on the site.

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Modeling Democracy: Teaching Kids to Vote

Most who follow our blog, social media feeds, or listen to our radio show, know that I am a homeschooling mom of three. My favorite teaching days of the year come in the form of election days! In this post, … Continue reading

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Why the Tea Party Should Thank President Obama (and the rest of the progressives)

On April 16th – the day after thousands of people took to the streets to attend Tea Party rallies – President Obama, speaking before an enthusiastically supportive audience, mocked the protestors, saying, “I’ve been a little amused over the last … Continue reading

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