Posts Tagged ‘Republican Party’

First Blacks in Congress

The first seven blacks elected to Congress were all Republicans. Hiram Rhodes Revels (1822-1901) was born free and educated in a black school. He spent his early life as a barber and entered the Gospel ministry. During the Civil War, he recruited three regiments of black troops to fight for the Union. In 1870 he […]

WHY MARTIN LUTHER KING WAS REPUBLICAN

Posted by: frice at Human Events It should come as no surprise that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a Republican. In that era, almost all black Americans were Republicans. Why? From its founding in 1854 as the anti-slavery party until today, the Republican Party has championed freedom and civil rights for blacks. And as […]

COMMUNIST REVOLUTION IN AMERICA

By Steven Buckardt The Communist Party USA endorsed Barack Obama’s re-election bid very early in the campaign. Sam Webb, Communist Party USA chairman argued that to separate from the Democrats now “would be contrary to our strategic policy of building maximum unity against right-wing extremism now and in next year’s elections.” In 2012, a writer […]

Some Of The Lost History In The Civil Rights Movement

In the mad dash to vilify the Republicans and Conservatives today many have forgotten the fact that it was the Republican Party that was the champion of Civil Rights and freedom for African Americans Some Of The Lost History In The Civil Rights Movement By Robert Rohlfing  in Canada Free Press Today we are hearing […]