Who is Candace Owens?
Candace Owens (Candace Amber Owens Farmer) is an American talk show host, political commentator, activist, and conservative author. Owens gained popularity for her pro-Trump activism as a black woman. She is a critic of the Democratic Party and Black Lives Matter. Between 2017 and 2019, Owens served as a communication director for the conservative advocacy group Turning Point USA. Currently, she hosts a political podcast, Candace on The Daily Wire since 2021. Owens hosts The Candace Owens Show on PragerU’s YouTube channel.
Candace Owens Career
Owens was the CEO of Degree180 in 2015. The blog by Owen posted frequently anti-conservative and anti-Trump content. In 2016, She launched SocialAutopsy.com. Owens said that her website would expose bullies on the Internet. She used crowdfunding on Kickstarter for the website.
Owens’ web was widely criticized with claims that she was doxing Internet users and violating their privacy.
Candace Owens Activism
Owens began supporting Trump by the end of 2017 by producing pro-Trump commentary, and criticism of liberal rhetoric regarding structural racism. Owens launched a YouTube channel, Red Pill Black, that promotes black conservatism in the United States in September 2017.
At the MAGA Rally and Expo in Rockford, Illinois, Charlie Kirk announced that Owens had been hired as the organization’s director of urban engagement on 21st November 2017. She left the role of communication director for Turning Point in May 2019.
Owens received praise from prominent people like Trump and Kanye West. After the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh as a Supreme Court judge in 2018, Owens registered as a member of the Republican Party.
Candance linked to the Twitter handles of Sarah Silverman, Chelsea Handler, and Kathy Griffin claiming that they were living evidence of her theory that “something bio-chemically happens” to women who do not marry or have children.
Owens stated in a tweet in February 2021 that she was considering a run for President in 2024. Candance launched the Blexit Foundation in 2018. It featured social media campaign to encourage African Americans to leave the Democratic Party and register as Republicans.
Owens is a big opponent of abortion and is critical of feminism. She supports and promotes LGBT rights. She opposes Welfare programs and she is a member of the National Rifle Association. Owens is the author of Blackout: How Black America Can Make Its Second Escape from the Democrat Plantation.
How old is Candace Owens?
Owens’s birthdate is on 29th April 1989. She is 32 years of age as of 2021. Candace shares her birthday with celebrities like Andre Agassi, Daniel Day-Lewis, Jerry Seinfeld, Michelle Pfeiffer, Erica Campbell, and Carnie Wilson, among others.
Candace Owens Family
Who Are Candace Owens’ Parents?
Owens was raised by her grandparents after her parents divorced when she was 11 years old. Her grandfather Robert Owens was a Black American from North Carolina. Owens’ grandmother is Caribbean American given her Caribbean ancestry.
Does Candace Owens Have Siblings?
Owens was the thirdborn to her parents in a family of four children. However, she has managed to keep her life low-key not mention her siblings. We will update you as soon as we get that information.
Candace Owens Education
Owens attended Stamford High School where she graduated. She later enrolled at the University of Rhode Island and pursued an undergraduate degree in journalism. Owens dropped out of college due to issues with her student loan.
Owens interned at Vogue Magazine in New York. She took a job in a private equity firm in Manhattan as an administrative assistant and later became its administration vice president.
Candace Owens Husband
Owens met George Farmer in early 2019. The couple engaged three weeks after they met and tied knot on 31st August 2019 at the Trump Winery in Charlottesville, Virginia. Farmer is a former chairman of Turning Point the UK.
Does Candace Owens Have Children?
In January 2021, Owens was blessed with a baby boy.
Candance Owens’s Net Worth
Owens has accrued an estimated net worth of about $1 Million.