It is important that Black people consider all sides of the political spectrum. Right and Left wing politics, Liberal and Conservative politics, Democratic, Republican, Libertarian, Green Party as well as Independent politics should all be analyzed in order to develop the best solutions and strategies to benefit and uplift the Diaspora.
J.C. Watts, former Republican Senator from Oklahoma’s predominantly White 4th district, espouses one paradigm of Black politics in the 21st century. In his book What Color is a Conservative?, Watts distinguishes himself as not only a crafty politician, but a Black republican with a backbone, something that is rarely found among Black Republicans of today. Continue reading “J.C. Watts – What Color Is a Conservative?”