Category Archives: Community

The Irony of the #FightFor15

I remember how difficult it is to work in the fast food industry. One of the toughest jobs I’ve had was when I had to work an overnight shift at a McDonalds, where I was greeted at each shift with … Continue reading

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Sellouts: Black Progressive Leadership

t is an historical irony that African American conservatives have become such a minority within the Black community today. Modern American Conservatives is arguably as rooted in the antebellum African American community as it is in the Coolidge 1920s or … Continue reading

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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 BigGovernment.com website to Marie, however, she has contributor status … 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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FightForAnita.com: Legal Defense Fund For Anita MonCrief

Anita MonCrief is the courageous woman who came forward to expose the corruption at ACORN. She paved the way for James O’Keefe & Hannah Giles, and others who are now coming forward with their tales regarding this organization. However, Anita’s … Continue reading

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Political Activism 101: Simple Things You Can Do To Make A Difference

I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do. –Helen Keller Ordinary people … Continue reading

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What Happned to the Black Community?

When I was growing up in San Francisco in the late 60′s and early 70′s, I lived in a predominantly African-American community. Every single business on my block was Black-owned, save one. I don’t remember ever seeing City newspapers like … Continue reading

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