Category Archives: Tea Party

Dave Brat’s Win and the Amnesty Debate

President Lyndon B. Johnson was no friend to Blacks.  Reports consistently point out that Johnson referred to them with the most racist ethnic slur that can possibly be directed at an African American, even when he was using the powers … Continue reading

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An Evening with Rand Paul

In my last few blog posts, I’ve shared with our readers how I’ve struggled to articulate all I felt about November’s election. Of all the emotions I went through, from shock, disappointment…and a bit of anger, I think the overarching … Continue reading

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Win a Copy of Madison Rising’s Debut Album!

As mentioned on our radio show this week, with Dave Bray, lead vocalist for Madison Rising, the band is offering copies of their debut album to a few of AACONS’ fans! Get the details here [link disabled post-contest], and in … Continue reading

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Black Conservatives, Black Progressives, and ‘Uncle Tom’

Back in the day, we used to call someone like that, and I want to remind you when this incident occurred, I was really struck by a front page picture of this guy, which we called Negro, I mean that … 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 website to Marie, however, she has contributor status … Continue reading

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Should Michael Steele Be Re-Elected as RNC Chair?

You don’t have to cast a very wide net in and around the blogosphere to find that most conservatives bristle at the charge made that we disagree with President Obama based upon his skin color. It’s an absurd notion, yet … Continue reading

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A Conservative Summarizes the 2010 Midterm Elections

Historically, the 2010 midterm elections will probably be remembered as just a more than average election for the opposition party to the president during the second year of his administration, but hardly the Tea Party Tsunami for which many were … 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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The Politics of Character Assassination by LTC Allen West

NOTE: LTC Allen West writes a monthly column for Wheels on the Road Magazine. He has graciously furnished us an advance copy of his October essay: Washingtoons Sat, 18 Sept 2010 Lieutenant Colonel Allen B West (US Army, Ret) “The … Continue reading

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What Happened to the Party of Reagan?

They are a little strange. They’ve made a few wacky comments, held some controversial opinions, done some bizarre things, and have been shadowed by a scandal or two. They are not your father’s Republican Party. They were in your father’s … Continue reading

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