Candace Owens Clashes with Democrats in Hate Crime Hearing

Le·gal In·sur·rec·tion | 4/10/2019 | Mike LaChance
Fubu_chik (Posted by) Level 3
Click For Photo:

No one presents a greater threat to Democrats than members of identity groups who reject identity politics and embrace individual liberty and conservatism. Conservative women, gays, and black people are treated with open animosity by the left.

Candace Owens, a black woman who represents the conservative group Turning Point USA, appeared at a House hearing on hate crimes this week was subjected to open hostility from Democrats who tried to paint her as a white nationalist.

Opening - Statement - Owens - Heart - Left

In her opening statement, Owens struck directly at the heart of the left’s narrative.

Here’s a partial transcript via Real Clear Politics:


CANDACE OWENS, TURNING POINT USA: Mr. Chairman, Ranking Member Mr. Collins thank you for having me here today. I received word on my way in that many of the journalist were confused as to why I was invited and none of them knew that I am myself was a victim of a hate crime when I was in high school. That is something that very few people know about me because the media and the journalists on the left are not interested in telling the truth about me because I don’t fit the stereotype of what they like to see in black people. I am a Democrat. I support the President of the United States and I advocate for things that are actually affecting the black community.

I am honored to be here today in front of you all because the person sitting behind me is my 75-year-old grandfather. I have always considered myself to be my grandfather’s child and I mean to say that my sense of humor, my passion and my work ethic all comes from the man that is sitting behind me.

Grandfather - Farm - South - America - Words

My grandfather grew up on a sharecropping farm in the segregated South. He grew up in an America where words like racism and...
(Excerpt) Read more at: Le·gal In·sur·rec·tion
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!