Last updated on: 6/9/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Ward Connerly Biography

Title:
Chairman, American Civil Rights Institute
Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Aug. 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Other
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Chairman, American Civil Rights Institute, 1997-Present
  • President and CEO, Connerly Associates, Inc., 1973-present
  • Chairman, California Civil Rights Initiative, Proposition 209 campaign, 1995
  • Recipient, Individual Freedom Award from the Sovereign Fund, 2001
  • Recipient, Black Students Association Award from the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, 2001
  • Recipient, Racial Harmony Hall of Fame Award, 2000
  • Recipient, Ronald Reagan Award, California Republican Party, 1998
  • Recipient, Thomas Jefferson Award, Council for National Policy, 1998
  • Recipient, State Achievement Award, Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), 1998
  • Recipient, Spirit of Lincoln Award, Log Cabin Republicans, 1998
  • Recipient, Lt. General Edward J. Bronars Defender of Freedom Award, Freedom Alliance, 1997
  • Recipient, Courage in Leadership Award, Black America’s Political Action Committee, 1997
  • Recipient, Lincoln Award for Leadership, Independent Women’s Forum, 1997
  • Recipient, National Columbia Award, Washington Institute for Public Policy Studies, 1996
  • Recipient, Patrick Henry Award, The Center for the Study of Popular Culture and Individual Rights Foundation, 1995
Education:
  • Attended American River College
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Does the US Need Affirmative Action?