April 12, 2010
This week on The Confab: Does the iPad deserve all the hype? Is Apple's latest device just an overgrown iPhone or will it soon replace your laptop computer? Plus, a spotlight on Virginia and the confederate history month controversy. Join The Root's managing editor Joel Dreyfuss as he talks with technology editor Omar Wasow, The Root's media and culture critic Natalie Hopkinson and regular contributor to The Root Deron Snyder.
* Podcast production by Abdullah Rufus.
* Podcast theme music by Timothy Morrison.
April 9, 2010
And white supremacy, too!
by Jack White onApril 9, 2010
The flap over Confederate History Month recalls the mean, mean side of the Old Dominion.
by David Swerdlick onApril 7, 2010
It's OK to celebrate Confederate history—until you get the government involved.
by Joel Dreyfuss onApril 7, 2010
Let's join Virginia's governor in celebrating the Civil War--as long as he's willing to face the whole truth about the Confederacy and its aftermath.
by Washington Post onApril 7, 2010
Washington Post columnist Colby King on the Confederacy's legacy in Virginia and the impact of that "shameful era in American life."
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