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Dave Chappelle campaigned for former NAACP president Ben Jealous at an event at Olde Towne Inn in Largo, Maryland on Friday Jun 8, 2018 (Instagram/benjealous).

Dave Chappelle Stumps for Maryland Dem Governor Candidate Ben Jealous

Veteran comedian Dave Chappelle campaigned for former NAACP president Ben Jealous on Friday, a rare political gesture for the longtime actor. “So you know, I’m out of my element,” Chappelle said at an event at Olde Towne Inn in Largo, Maryland,

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Liberal Bay Area Has Trouble Supporting Black Politicians

The replacement last month of interim San Francisco Mayor London Breed, an African-American woman, with Supervisor Mike Farrell, a white male venture capitalist, has raised questions about whether the Bay Area has a problem supporting black candidates.

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‘This is War!’: San Francisco Ousts Black Interim Mayor

The City of San Francisco, home of the social justice movement and the tech industry, is in an uproar over the removal of black interim Mayor London Breed and her replacement by white male venture capitalist Mark Farrell.

LEFT Hungarian-born US chairman of the Soros Fund Management, George Soros, arrives to attend a session of the 6th annual conference of the Institute for new economic thinking (INET) at the OECD headquarters in Paris on April 9, 2015. ( ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images) RIGHT Democrat Doug Jones speaks at a …

Doug Jones Pushed Felon Voting ‘Rights’ with Soros-Funded Org

(New York) Doug Jones, the Democratic candidate for December’s Senate special election in Alabama, took a leading role in an effort by a far-left legal group massively funded by billionaire George Soros to immediately grant full voting rights nationwide to felons, including those convicted of murder, raped other violent crimes.

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NAACP Accuses Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones of Trying to Violate Players’ Rights

The comments by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones that his players better stand for the national anthem or risk being benched are still reverberating. Now the American Civil Liberties Union is charging that the NFL owner would be violating his players’ civil rights by forcing them to stand.

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NAACP’s Barber: Before the Russian Hack, There Was a Racist Hack

During the Saturday MSNBC “AM Joy” broadcast, North Carolina NAACP President Rev. William Barber claimed that before the alleged Russian hack took place, there was a “racist voter suppression hack of our political system.” “[W]e’ve had 22 states that represent nearly

In this July 24, 2009, file photo, Rachel Dolezal, a leader of the Human Rights Education Institute, stands in front of a mural she painted at the institute's offices in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Dolezal, the former NAACP chapter president who made headlines in 2015 when her race came into question, …

Rachel Dolezal Changes Her Name to Nkechi Amare Diallo

Rachel Dolezal — the white woman, who spent years posing as a black civil rights leader — has reportedly changed her name to Nkechi Amare Diallo, a West African moniker that mean “gift of God.”