Niger Innis and Herman Cain were two of more than a dozen African American conservatives gathered in Washington DC on August 4, 2010 to help the Tea Party Express fight back against accusations of racism. Niger Innis is the National Spokesman Congress of Racial Equality and Co-Chairman Affordable Power Alliance. Niger's father Roy Innis has been National Director of CORE since 1968. Herman Cain, is a national radio talk show host. Jim Martin ( on the right) represents the group 60 Plus, the conservative alternative to AARP. (Photo by Jeff Malet) - Jeff Malet Photography in Action