Tag Archives: NAACP

Kevin MacDonald: The Rachel Dolezal Phenomenon

From Kevin MacDonald at American Freedom Party website:

The case of Rachel Dolezal, the “trans-Black” who is the head of an NAACP chapter and has apparently reported false “hate-crimes” is all over the Internet. It’s hard to know if this is just a case of rent-seeking by someone taking advantage of Black privilege or a case of someone who really does identify as a Black person.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson to NAACP: Allow me to participate

The following letter to NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People), President Benjamin Todd Jealous, was released by the Gary Johnson 2012 campaign earlier today.

 

June 27, 2012

Mr. Benjamin Todd Jealous
President
NAACP
4805 Mt. Hope Drive
Baltimore, MD 21215

Dear Mr. Jealous:

The NAACP’s tradition of inviting presidential candidates to address your annual conventions every four years is a proud one – and one that has come to be a key opportunity for candidates to outline their positions, their credentials, and their hopes regarding the issues of the day.

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Green Party’s candidates for gov. and US Senate attend NAACP forum in South Carolina

From the Item:

In the race for governor, Green Party candidate Morgan Reeves and Fred Sheheen, the father of Democratic nominee Vincent Sheheen, were present.

Green Party candidate Tom Clements was the only candidate for the U.S. Senate present. He is running to unseat incumbent Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C…

Reeves pushed for year-round schooling, emphasizing the importance of ethanol plants and establishing a statewide high-speed rail system.

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[NC] Libertarian in first U.S. Senate campaign debate

Libertarian in first U.S. Senate campaign debate
by Brian Irving
Raleigh Libertarian Examiner

In what may be a first for North Carolina politics, the first debate of the 2010 U.S. Senate election will include all ballot qualified candidates. The N.C. Bar Association is sponsoring a debate in Wilmington tomorrow which will include Libertarian Mike Beitler, incumbent Republican Richard Burr and Democrat Elaine Marshall.… Read more ...