I'm coming to admire Shirley Sherrod more and more everyday. She is strong, forthright and clearly has a commitment to justice.
Her story is remarkable.
Her father, who was farmer, was killed by a white man -shot in the back - who was also a farmer. He was not held accountable for his crime.
This is a woman who has seen much injustice in her life, yet sought to function with love in her heart regardless of the hate she's been forced to endure along with its effects.
Joan Walsh on Sunday said former USDA official Shirley Sherrod is allowed to say anything she wants about racism -- including calling Fox News and Andrew Breitbart racist -- because her father was killed by a white man. Discussing l... Read Post
In one of her interviews with CNN today, Shirley Sherrod said that 45 years ago, her father was killed by a white farmer. CNN - Shirley Sherrod - National Association for the Advancement of Colored People - Big Government - United S... Read Post
So, one of the big stories from Monday was the racist remarks by USDA official Shirley Sherrod to the NAACP, highlighted by Big Government. And now A black USDA official in Georgia has resigned after publicly admitting she didn’t he... Read Post