* Outside the United Nations General Assembly in October 2013, Daughtry led a protest against the repressive policies of Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir, who in 2009 and 2010 had been indicted for war crimes by the International Criminal Court.
* Herbert Daughtry’s daughter, Leah Daughtry, carries on her father’s legacy as a prominent devotee of Marxist liberation theology in the Democratic Party, and as a proponent of reparations for African Americans. She worked on the 1992 Democratic National Convention, served in the Clinton-era Labor Department, and headed the Democrats’ religious outreach program, Faith in Action. Between 2000 and 2010, Ms. Daughtry rose through the ranks of the Democratic Party establishment, first as chief of staff to then-Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chairman Terry McAuliffe, and later to McAuliffe’s successor, Howard Dean. In addition to her political endeavors, Ms. Daughtry has served as a minister at the House of the Lord Church in Washington, DC.