Fired USDA official offers Obama a lesson on civil rights




 
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July 25th, 2010  
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Topic: Fired USDA official offers Obama a lesson on civil rights


"Reporting from Washington They spoke as two black people who've felt the sting and stigma of racial discrimination. But Shirley Sherrod said that when she talked by phone with President Obama, she knew his racial history didn't match hers that a biracial man born and raised in Honolulu couldn't know what it's like to grow up in the Deep South in an era of cross burnings and segregation.................."

http://articles.latimes.com/2010/jul...errod-20100724
 


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