Shirley Sherrod


Shirley Sherrod Talks About Her New Book With Power Talk!

We had a great time on Powertalk with Lorraine Jacques-White.  Our special guest was Shirley Sherrod former Georgia State Director of Rual Development for the United States Department of Agriculture. Shirley Sherrod,  called in  to […]


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Sherrod Plans Book Tour, Discusses Life And Career

ALBANY, GA (WAOK/AP) A Georgia woman who was at the center of a political firestorm in 2010 is planning a tour to promote her upcoming book, “The Courage to Hope: How I Stood Up to […]


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White House Emails Show Activity in Shirley Sherrod Case

WASHINGTON (AP/WAOK) — Newly released Obama administration e-mails show the White House was more active than believed in the Agriculture Department’s decision in 2010 to seek the resignation of federal employee Shirley Sherrod. E-mails obtained […]


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Andrew Breitbart Dead at 43

ATLANTA (WAOK)-The conservative blogger and commentator who became embroiled in controversy over the firing of Shirley Sherrod from the U.S. Department of Agriculture has died. Andrew Breitbart was apparently found in his near his home […]


Andrew Breitbart Debates Applause Versus Clapping!

This is how Wikipedia defines applause versus clapping… Applause (Latin applaudere, to strike upon, clap) is primarily the expression of approval by the act of clapping, or striking the palms of the hands together, in […]


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Shirley Sherrod Sues Blogger Andrew Breitbart

Shirley Sherrod has sued the blogger who posted an edited video that made Sherrod seem racist. The incident caused  Sherrod to lose her job as an US Agriculture Department Official. The lawsuit indicates that the blog damaged […]


Shirley Sherrod says "No Thanks"

She met with her old boss on Tuesday and answered his offer for a new job


Sherrod Job Talks Tuesday

After taking about a month to speak before several groups and think about the offer, Shirley Sherrod is scheduled to sit down with the Agriculture Secretary on Tuesday


Shirley Sherrod will Sue Blogger

Shirley Sherrod spoke to reporters at the National Association of Black Journalists Convention on Thursday in San Diego.


Rob Redding Says "Heads Should Roll" Over Sherrod Case

Find out who should get the axe!!!