Archives: Black Republicans

Politicians and media networks always jump at the chance to “have a conversation about race in America.” Though, I’m not sure one has ever started and certainly couldn’t have ended. In fact, if anything, it’s hurting America. Forget a conversation, let’s have an understanding. I’m an African-American (also Arab, bi-racial) who happens to be a [...]

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Since the bruising defeat Republicans like myself received in November, I’ve been searching for ways to innovate our approach to technology, organizing, and reaching new voters. One of the byproducts to innovation, is failure. Talking about failure is one of the necessary changes in Party culture that we must make if we’re going to succeed. [...]

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Never, ever trust a blue dog Democrat… Not ever. In 2010, I helped organize activists in at least twenty-six congressional districts that had the terrible misfortune of being caught in between time-space and seemingly parallel universes — otherwise referred to as a blue dog district. These are districts where children tout more knowledge of civil [...]

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