Black Republicans

From Sojourner Truth and Frederick Douglass to Blanche Bruce and Edward Brooke, African Americans have a long history of involvement with the Republican Party. This is a place where African Americans can come together to share why they are conservatives and what events, people or philosophies shaped their political thought.

Posted 5/1/2014

ICYMI: The Next Generation of RepublicansBy: RNC Chairman Reince Priebus May 1, 2014 HBCU Buzz  As chairman of the Republican National Committee, it was welcome news to hear that our Party continues to grow at institutions of higher learning across the country. So I was especially pleased to hear that this new College Republican chapter would [...]

Posted 4/30/2014

Kicks Off Official Central State University College Republicans Launch WASHINGTON – Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairman Reince Priebus today attended the official launch of a new Central State University College Republican Chapter, at the Historically Black College and University (HBCU). Chairman Priebus toured the CSU campus with Provost Dr. Charles Ford, [...]

Posted 4/28/2014

WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, April 30, 2014, Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairman Reince Priebus will visit the campus of Central State University in Ohio to speak to students during the launch of a College Republican chapter at the Historically Black University (HBCU). In addition, Priebus will speak with students and school administrators about expanding educational opportunity [...]

Posted 3/28/2014

MEMORANDUM FROM: Orlando Watson, Communications Director for Black Media TO: Interested Parties RE: EBONY’s Apology for Senior Editor’s Biased Attacks   Yesterday, a senior editor for EBONY, Jamilah Lemieux, was attacking black conservatives on Twitter. One of our RNC staffers, Deputy Press Secretary Raffi Williams, tried to challenge her assumptions and called her out for her bias.   [...]

Posted 3/28/2014

Ms. Amy D. Barnett Editor-in-Chief, EBONY 820 S Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL 60605   March 28, 2014 Dear Ms. Barnett: Over the years, the writers and editors at EBONY have done great work in promoting civil rights and diligently covering issues of race and politics in America. That’s why I was shocked to learn that [...]