The first-ever Chief Technology Officer for the Republican party has penned an open letter to fellow Republicans and to President-elect Donald Trump calling on them to disavow and denounce by name white nationalists, white supremacists and neo-Nazis who are part of the so-called “alt-right” movement.
Andrew Barkett served as CTO of the RNC from 2013 to 2015. He is now a member-elect for the party’s central committee in San Mateo County, CA.
In a letter posted on Facebook and Medium, Barkett takes aim at Richard Spencer, one of the movement’s most prominent leaders and Steve Bannon, former editor of Breitbart who’s been named White House chief strategist. Read more…