Tag: Vanderbilt

We Should Be Celebrating Candace and Carol, Not Kanye


For years we’ve wanted to see more African American conservatives who aren’t afraid to speak up for the cause. There are already outstanding examples in Walter Williams, Thomas Sowell, Clarence Thomas, Jason Riley, and Shelby Steele, among others. Now, we have two black women — one a millennial activist and one a woman running for mayor of Nashville — who are both conservatives. These are the people we should be talking about.

Candace Owens is the Director of Communications for Turning Point USA. She explains what the organization stands for: fiscal responsibility, limited government, and free markets. She travels all over the country, encouraging people to dialogue with her and consider joining a TPUSA campus affiliate or form their own group. She is fearless, outspoken, and convincing. Many things that she says serve to empower black Americans.

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I’m dismayed by the trend started at Vanderbilt and California’s state universities to withdraw official recognition from Christian campus groups. But it raises a question. Most universities–at least public ones–have one or two conservatives (or sane moderates) on their governing boards. What will these people do to reverse the tide of gender theory, Marxist rantings, […]

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