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SHERROD SAYS SHE’LL SUE BREITBART

July 30, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Shirley Sherrod, the former Department of Agriculture official who was forced to resign after conservative commentator Andrew Breitbart posted a misleadingly edited video of her on his website in which she appeared to make racist comments, said Thursday that she intends to sue Breitbart. Following her resignation, an examination of the entire video revealed that […]

CBS’S SCHIEFFER BLASTS “NEW MEDIA” ON SHERROD STORY

July 26, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

A week after Shirley Sherrod was forced to resign from her position at the U.S. Department of Agriculture after a video of her was posted on a conservative news site and was later broadcast on Fox News depicting her as a black racist, the story continues to have a life of its own. After it […]

MEDIA UPROAR OVER FIRING OF USDA OFFICIAL

July 22, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

As diverse a group as Fox News, the NAACP, and the Obama administration were all seeking to put out a political firestorm that threatened to burn them all, after conservative commentator Andrew Breitbart posted a video on his website that appeared to show Shirley Sherrod, an official in the U.S. Department of Agriculture, delivering racist […]