The Confab -- May 7, 2010

This week on The Confab: Black tea baggers -- bold political leaders or inflammatory opportunists? Plus, Arizona's tough stance on illegal immigration and racial profiling to prevent terrorism. Are we becoming a nation of xenophobes? Join The Root's managing editor Joel Dreyfuss as he talks with deputy editor Sheryl Huggins Salomon, senior culture editor Teresa Wiltz, Washington reporter Cord Jefferson and contributor Lynette Holloway.   * Podcast production by Abdullah Rufus. * Podcast theme music by Timothy Morrison.

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