Category Archives: Current events/topics

Election 2016: Bigger Than Two People

“For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the powers, against the world forces of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of wickedness in the heavenly places.” (Ephesians 6:12, ESV) This election is not … Continue reading

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Welcome Mat Freedoms

An interesting moment in the vice-presidential debate occurred when Democrat Tim Kaine said the following: “So let’s talk about abortion and choice. Let’s talk about them. We support Roe v. Wade. We support the constitutional right of American women to … Continue reading

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A Trump Presidency Is The Best Option for African Americans

To the surprise of very many, Donald Trump is actually doing great with African American voters. Of course “great” is a relative term. Mr. Trump is no threat to win a majority or even a plurality of the Black vote. … Continue reading

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AACONS Published at American Thinker

African-American Conservatives (AACONS) did something a little different with our latest article: we published it at American Thinker. The reaction wasn’t quite what we expected, but we were thankful for the opportunity to spread our wings a bit.  

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Will Blacks Be Included in Trump’s GOP?

In a National Review piece, one of my favorite political writers, Deroy Murdock, once commented that, “Republicans need not win the Black vote, or even a third of it. Securing 15 percent of the Black electorate severely erodes the stalwart-Democrat base. … Continue reading

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Allen West Snubbed by #RNCinCLE

Last night I learned that Conservative firebrand and icon, Allen West, has not been invited to speak at #RNCinCLE. This information comes directly from LTC West himself. He further stated that not only was he not approached about speaking at … Continue reading

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Should Conservatives Vote For Donald Trump?

On May 3, 2016, not long after Senator Ted Cruz suspended his presidential campaign, Donald Trump gave a speech that was likely chilling to Conservatives already devastated by Cruz’s defeat. In this speech —  that sounded as though it was … Continue reading

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Marie Stroughter Speaks at #ProtestPP Rally

On Saturday, April 24, 2016, thousands of activists across the country spoke out against Planned Parenthood and its insidious practices. African-American Conservatives (AACONS) Co-Founder, Marie Stroughter, was one such speaker. Transcript: We’ve heard the stories, time and again, on the … Continue reading

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Guns

With one side accusing the other of preferring to allow mass killings rather than endure even modest gun safety laws, and the other firing back with accusations of an attempt at total gun confiscation, all in the dust of the … Continue reading

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Fact Check: Hillary, Champion of Women

Yesterday, while stumping in Ohio, Hillary Clinton “champion of women,” stated that her GOP rivals for the presidency of the United States hold “extreme views about women, we expect that from some of the terrorist groups, we expect that from … Continue reading

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