Hubbard wrote in his 2009 self-published book, “Letters To The Editor: Confessions Of A Frustrated Conservative,” that “the institution of slavery that the black race has long believed to be an abomination upon its people may actually have been a blessing in disguise.” He also wrote that African-Americans were better off than they would have been had they not been captured and shipped to the United States.
Fuqua, who served in the Arkansas House from 1996 to 1998, wrote there is “no solution to the Muslim problem short of expelling all followers of the religion from the United States,” in his 2012 book, titled “God’s Law.”
Here’s the kicker – I read a paper at Seminary from an African American student saying the exact same thing…
- Crazy Talk: Slavery Was ‘Blessing in Disguise’ (theroot.com)
- That’s Racist! Arkansas Legislator Says “Slavery Was Good For African Americans” (bossip.com)
- Arkansas State Rep: Slavery ‘May Actually Have Been a Blessing in Disguise’ for Blacks [That’s Racist] (gawker.com)
- Arkansas Legislator Raises Eyebrows with Slavery Comments in Book (arkansasmatters.com)