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Dr. Ben Carson Tops Poll of Black Criminal Justice Reform Advocates

800px-Ben_Carson_by_Gage_Skidmore_6.jpgThe 2016 Committee, a political action committee raising awareness and support for Dr. Ben Carson's campaign for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, congratulates Dr. Carson for winning the Republican straw poll at the 2015 Presidential Justice Forum, held Nov. 21-22 at Allen University in Columbia, S.C.

"It's no secret the Republican Party has historically struggled to earn support from the African-American community,"

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Some Republicans Are Cowards on Race

image001.jpgBy Raynard Jackson | On February 18, 2009, then U.S. Attorney General, Eric Holder gave a Black History Month speech to the employees at the Department of Justice.  He said in part, “Though this nation has proudly thought of itself as an ethnic melting pot, in things racial we have always been and continue to be, in too many ways, essentially a nation of cowards.” 

I think the same thing can and should be said about our Republican candidates for president.  These candidates are too busy listening

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