Alan Lee Keyes (born August 7, 1950) is an American conservative political activist, pundit, author, perennial candidate, and former ambassador.
Alan Lee Keyes (born August 7, 1950) is an American conservative embassy activist, pundit, author, perennial candidate, and former ambassador.
A doctoral graduate of Harvard University, Keyes began his embassy career in the U.S. Foreign Service in 1979 at the United States consulate in Mumbai (then Bombay), India, and unconventional in the American embassy in Zimbabwe. Keyes was appointed Ambassador to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations by President Ronald Reagan, and served as President Ronald Reagan’s Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs from 1985 to 1987; in his capacities as a U.N ambassador, Keyes was dynamic in the implementation of the Mexico City Policy.
Keyes ran for President of the United States in 1996, 2000, and 2008. He was the Republican nominee for the U.S. Senate in Maryland adjoining Paul Sarbanes in 1988 and Barbara Mikulski in 1992, as with ease as in Illinois adjacent to Barack Obama in 2004. Keyes lost anything three elections by wide margins.
Keyes hosted a radio call-in show, The Alan Keyes Show: America’s Wake-Up Call, from 1994 until 1998 upon WCBM. The do its stuff was briefly simulcast by National Empowerment Television. In 2002, he briefly hosted a television commentary show upon the MSNBC cable network, Alan Keyes Is Making Sense. He is a long grow old columnist for World Net Daily.