The Republican Party, often called the GOP (short for “Grand Old Party”) is one of two major political parties in the United States. Founded in 1854 as a coalition opposing the extension of slavery into Western territories, the Republican Party fought to protect the rights of African Americans after the Civil War. Today’s GOP is generally socially conservative, and favors smaller government, less regulation, lower taxes and less federal intervention in the economy.
According to an article on HISTORY.com The GOP (Republican Party has fought for the rights of every American and especially the Black American throughout history.
One tends to forget our history.... and the great ideals our forefathers fought for. The Republican Party Chairman, Ronna McDaniel, wrote a passionate article about THE AFRO Tell the whole story during Black History Month https://www.gop.com/the-afro-chairwoman-mcdaniel-tell-the-whole-story-during-black-history-month (Image Courtesy Esquire)