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 ...
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
4805 Mt. Hope Drive
Baltimore, MD 21215
Dear Mr. Jealous:
The NAACPs 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.
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 ...