Candace Owens is an American political activist and a conservative commentator. She is a strong advocate of Donald Trump and is anti-Democratic Party. She heads the conservative advocacy group which is called Turning Point USA. She is a great public speaker and also a blogger.
- 1 Candace Owens-birth, age, family, childhood, and education
- 2 Candace Owens and the racist remark and court case
- 3 Candace Owens and her career
- 4 Candace and her website Degree180
- 5 Candace Owens and her website SocialAutopsy
- 6 Candace Owens and her pro-Trump rallying
- 7 Candace Owens and her personal life
- 8 Candace Owens and her body measurements and social media
Candace Owens-birth, age, family, childhood, and education
Candace was born on 29 April 1989 and her current age is 29. She was born in Stamford in Connecticut and has an American nationality with African ethnicity. She was raised in Stamford and attended the Stamford High School. Her parents were divorced and she was primarily raised by her grandparents. It is not known whether she has any other siblings. She later joined the University of Rhode Island for an undergraduate degree in journalism but left it after one year.
Candace Owens and the racist remark and court case
When Candace was in high school, she had received a threatening racist call on her phone. The police were alerted and it was found that the 14-year-old son of the then Mayor Dannel Malloy was the caller. Candace’s family decided to bring the matter to court and they sued Stamford Board of Education stating that they failed to protect the rights of Candace. They reached an out-of-court settlement of $37,500.
Candace Owens and her career
After leaving her college studies incomplete, Candace started work for Vogue magazine. In 2012, she joined a private equity firm in the capacity of an administrative assistant.
Candace and her website Degree180
In 2015, she began a website called Degree180 in which she had an anti-Trump stand and criticized his moves and actions including his penis size. She used to criticize the Republicans and their views.
Candace Owens and her website SocialAutopsy
In 2016, Candace launched a website called Socialautopsy.com which aimed to expose the bullies on the internet by means of digital footprint tracking. The website asks the victims to take screenshots of the offensive posts and sent it to them. The website would then put it up. This website became a controversial issue since people said that it was an invasion of their privacy. The Daily Dot wrote:
“People from all sides of the anti-harassment debate were quick to criticize the database, calling it a public-shaming list that would encourage doxing and retaliatory harassment.”
She was heavily criticized and only was supported by the conservatives and Donald Trump. She said:
“I became a conservative overnight … I realized that liberals were actually the racists. Liberals were actually the trolls … Social Autopsy is why I’m conservative”.
Candace Owens and her pro-Trump rallying
Candace began to write in support of Donald Trump and criticized liberals. She also posted political videos on YouTube. She also launched a website called Red Pill Black which promotes Black conservatism in the US. She was appointed the director of Turning Point USA.
In April 2018, Kanye West tweeted:
“I love the way Candace Owens thinks.”
She even received the praise of Donald Trump for her writings. In May 2018 she commented negatively on women who have less or no children. She even accused Sarah Silverman of supporting terrorists and criminal gangs. She has labeled the Me Too movement as stupid and also called the climate change theories as a lie. In October 2018, she asked all African-Americans to leave the Democratic Party and become Republicans. Her net worth is $ 300k.
Candace Owens and her personal life
Candace is single and has no children or husband. She also has no boyfriend. But it is said that she is expected to get married soon but one does not know who the future bridegroom will be.
Candace has a slim body type with a height of 5 feet and 8 inches. Her weight is not known but she has black hair and eyes. She has great activity on the social media on Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Facebook. Her Facebook has 693k likes. Her Instagram has 425.2k followers. There are 921k followers on her Twitter handle and her YouTube has 262k subscribers.
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