May 14, 2010
Arizona's new immigration law directs officers to ask for papers if they have 'reasonable suspicion' that someone is an illegal alien. Think you can distinguish between an immigrant and a native-born American? The Root bets you can't with these popular stars.
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.
April 30, 2010
Vox Africanus speaks on Arizona's controversial immigration law.
by Lenny McAllister onApril 30, 2010
The Arizona immigration crackdown is just another example of the loss of legislative restraint by all political parties.
Twitter goes in on Paula Deen after a report suggests that she's racist.
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