(NOTE: Please refer folks to this blog-post when people confuse talking about race as a conservative American Black with leftist race-baiting.)
I’m an American.
Here’s what I look like:
Obviously, I’m Black- so what?!
The content of my character is who I am, not color.
I was born here.
I love it here. My work is to take this love and bring my peers out (to borrow Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson’s book title) “from rage to responsibility.”
“Blacklash”, Deneen Borelli’s book, warns of ridicule awaiting Americans like us from the Left.
My advice to all conservatives facing socialist scorn is two-fold:
“Go West!” (to quote Congressman Allen West’s campaign slogan and reminder of what we’re preserving.)
” Run harder! ” (which is the advice “Runaway Slave” movie director Rev. C. L. Bryant gives listeners.
Lastly, my American sisters and brothers come in all colors.
Our common humanity and love of American traditional values bind us inseparably.
Fellow conservatives: when I discuss race, rest assured I’m not being divisive. I’m offering perspectives from a community “zip code” suffering under a pigmentary politburo.
Love of country means speaking up when caution counsels silence.
I am American: first, last, and always.
Cap Black, The Hood Conservative & One Man Tea Party says:
” I’m American: first; last & always!”
Help Cap Black Help Others!
” BE your OWN Superhero!”
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