Black Virginia Lt. Gov Selection Compared Planned Parenthood To KKK

Source: Alexander Burns / Politico

The newly minted Republican nominee for lieutenant governor of Virginia once compared Planned Parenthood to the Ku Klux Klan and bemoaned black voters’ “slavish devotion” to the Democratic Party — past statements that are likely to inflame the culture-war politics of the state’s 2013 elections.

E.W. Jackson, a black minister and activist nominated for lieutenant governor Saturday, posted a four-minute video on YouTube last fall exhorting African-Americans to vote Republican. In the video message, he accused the “civil rights establishment” of selling out their Christian values in order to support Democratic policy positions on gay marriage and abortion.

“The Democrat Party has created an unholy alliance between certain so-called civil rights leaders and Planned Parenthood, which has killed unborn black babies by the tens of millions. Planned Parenthood has been far more lethal to black lives than the KKK ever was,” Jackson says in the video.

And on the website of an advocacy group founded by Jackson, Staying True to America’s National Destiny, the activist organization describes abortion as “the equivalent of an idolatrous offering to the god of ‘sexual license.’”

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WATCH: Bishop E.W. Jackson Message to Black Christians (Sep 18, 2012)

  • Thank God For The Dem. Party who recognizes Individual Freedoms that the Repubs/Teabag party only gives lip service to! EW Jackson is nuthin but a Rush Limbaugh wanna be and he’s not that good at it. He just wants to line his pockets wt. “The Racketeering Factor” that all Repubs/Teabaggas seem to be after when they can’t make a name or money for themselves. To accuse the Dems is nothing but the other side calling out their own skeletons in the closet