Wednesday, Dec. 13th, 2017 – 10:20am EST, Updated 10:58am EST
by Michael Imhotep founder of The African History Network
Doug Jones (D) wins the U.S. Senate Race Special Election in Alabama held on Tuesday, Dec. 12th, 2017 defeating Judge Roy Moore. This was for the U.S. Senate seat left vacant by former U.S. Senator from Alabama Jeff Sessions who is now the Attorney General. Doug Jones (D) won because African Americans voted their interests and showed up. With 99 percent of the vote in, Jones was leading 50-48 percent, or 673,236 votes to 652,300 votes — a margin of more than 20,000.
According to CNN Exit Polls, 98% of African American Women who voted supported Doug Jones (D) and 93% of African American Men did so as well.
Judge Roy Moore in recent weeks was plagued by allegations of dating underage girls when he was a District Attorney in his 30s.
Michael Imhotep founder of The African History Network and host of The African History Network Show discussed the results of the U.S. Senate Race, the impact on African Americans some of the history of Alabama, Slavery, the Civil War, Civil Rights and Racism.
Michael Imhotep is a talk show host, researcher, lecturer, writer and founder of The African History Network. He is the host of The African History Network Show on 910 AM Superstation Detroit WFDF on Sundays 9pm-11pm EST and on BlogTalkRadio on Thursdays, 8pm-11pm. Visit his website www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com for more information about his lectures, DVDs, our history and podcasts of the show.
You can follow him on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Periscope and Youtube @MichaelImhotep and his Facebook FanPage, “The African History Network”. He is available for interviews and lectures. He is a strong advocate of African Americans reclaiming their history, culture and controlling the economics, education and politics in our community. He is featured in the documentary “Elementary Genocide 3: Academic Holocaust”, the documentary series “Black Friday: What Legacy Will You Leave” which deals with African Americans controlling our $1.2 Trillion economy and creating generational wealth and “Resurrecting Black Wall Street: The Blueprint” from Your Black World Films. Visit www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com for more information and DVDs podcasts and Online Classes from Michael Imhotep.