Tuesday, August 11, 2020

NC: I’m a Black Republican and here’s the reason – the GOP is helping Blacks

Via Jessica

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Recently, columnist Gene Nichol alleged in this opinion section that the Republican-led General Assembly is waging “the stoutest war against African Americans seen since the Jim Crow era.”

I’m a Black woman born to teenage parents. I lived in public housing. My mother and father abused drugs. My little brother has been in and out of prison his entire life, beginning with a teenage conviction for smoking marijuana.

I’m a poster child for the group the Democratic Party has claimed to fight for since 1964.

Read more here: https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/article244809417.html#storylink=cpy


  1. Dear Sonja,

    Welcome to the Republican Party; we’re glad you are free and here. It is my most fervent wish that you bring more with you - we need every vote possible. However, the best part of your article is that you are free!