by David Swerdlick onJuly 26, 2010
Five people who did the right thing during l'affaire Sherrod.
by Tom Burrell onJuly 23, 2010
The rush to condemn Shirley Sherrod exposes a lack of courage that we cannot afford in the coming media war.
by David Swerdlick onJuly 21, 2010
Right-wing blogs don't help the Tea Party's cause by papering over their race issues. And in the process, they're turning off a lot of potential black voters. Like me.
by Charles E. Cobb Jr. onJuly 21, 2010
A friend takes a look at the real Shirley Sherrod.
by Nsenga Burton onJuly 20, 2010
After viewing the tape in its entirety, the NAACP says it was duped by Fox News and conservative blogger. See the video with the remarks in context.
July 20, 2010
In the wake of former USDA official Shirley Sherrod’s firing for a speech she gave in March, new details have emerged that call into question the punitive actions of her superiors, including the Obama administration.
July 19, 2010
Controversial U.S. Senate candidate receives standing ovation from hometown crowd. See the video.
by Sherrilyn A. Ifill onJuly 16, 2010
The NAACP's demand that leaders of the insurgent group confront racism in its ranks may ultimately help increase its legitimacy.
July 15, 2010
Vox Africanus weighs in on the 101-year-old civil rights organization's latest claims.
July 15, 2010
Newsweek columnist highlights the complexities of the Tea Party through a historical lens.
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