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Sherrod:-"We Must Stop the White Man and His Uncle Toms...."
Riehl World View ^ | 26July2010 | Dan Riehl

Posted on 07/26/2010 8:44:30 AM PDT by diefree

Sherrod: "We Must Stop The White Man And His Uncle Toms ..."

First, a note of heartfelt appreciation for Joan Walsh of Salon. Her moving post on Charles Sherrod - in defense of his wife, Shirley - provided the inspiration required to dust off my Google skills. I simply had to fulfill her stated desire to share the actual words of Civil Rights icon Charles Sherrod with her readers, so touched was I by her profound tribute. And she's been swamped on TV, justifying Shirley Sherrod calling Fox and Andrew Breitbart racist. I can only hope she will be kind enough to direct her readers here, so we can all share his unique wisdom on race relations together, as one. That is, after all, the way it should be, is it not, Joan?

(Excerpt) Read more at riehlworldview.com ...


TOPICS: Conspiracy; Government; History; Politics
KEYWORDS: naacp; racism; salon; sherrod
The opening paragraph is sarcasm fyi. This article by Dan Riehl is excellent and should be much publicized.
1 posted on 07/26/2010 8:44:32 AM PDT by diefree
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To: diefree

You know, Eric Holder must be pinching himself that this Sherrod story took the place of the root issue, that of the New Black Panthers voter intimidation dismissal of charges due solely to their color.

Recall, Brietbart was trying to expose inherent racism by the NAA(L)CP in the face of their charges that the Tea Party was racist (without a shred of evidence). The NBP story had become the face of racism when the NAA(L)CP tried to point the finger at the Tea Party.


2 posted on 07/26/2010 8:54:14 AM PDT by GreenAccord (Bakon Akbar!)
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To: diefree
The 'Uncle Tom' quote is by Charles Sherrod, Shirley's husband.

"We must stop the white man and his Uncle Toms from stealing our elections. We must not be afraid to vote black. We must not be afraid to turn a black out who votes against our interests."

3 posted on 07/26/2010 8:58:14 AM PDT by kristinn (I am a footnote in Sean Hannity's new book, Conservative Victory. Pgs 239, 240)
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To: diefree

Let this be a “teachable moment” for all those on the right who rushed to defend this woman before getting all of the facts about her.


4 posted on 07/26/2010 8:59:37 AM PDT by Qbert
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To: kristinn

Sean Hannity should be a footnote in your book, Kristinn!


5 posted on 07/26/2010 9:05:50 AM PDT by Tax-chick ("I hate other cultures. Everyone is rude and they never wash or use deodorant."~Anoreth)
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To: diefree
Only Limbaugh could make something special of quotes such as this. If he were to obtain the video/audio of racist things said by liberals, he could then substitute black for white (for instance) and repeat the statement as if it were his own. When the outrage (at Rush) in the media reached such a crescendo, he could replay his own words followed immediately by the same offensive quote by the original approved minority.

This strategy would serve well to "out" the racist hucksters hiding in plain sight among democrats.

6 posted on 07/26/2010 9:06:32 AM PDT by Sgt_Schultze (A half-truth is a complete lie)
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To: Tax-chick

Maybe one day...


7 posted on 07/26/2010 9:14:18 AM PDT by kristinn (I am a footnote in Sean Hannity's new book, Conservative Victory. Pgs 239, 240)
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To: diefree

I can’t quite figure this out, so please someone enlighten me: If Shirley Sherrod was involved in a law suit against the Federal Government for racial descrimination against farmers, why was she ever hired to work for the USDA? I realize this was a new appointment, but wasn’t she working in some other capacity for 20 years or more? Isn’t that what she said - that years ago she didn’t want to help that white farmer but over the years learned?


8 posted on 07/26/2010 9:15:43 AM PDT by WhyisaTexasgirlinPA (I'd rather drink Tea than Koolaid)
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To: diefree

I am pretty sure the WH knew Shirley’s background and it was this knowledge that lead to their speedy dismissal. Now that they have been forced to re-embrace her in order to burnish their racial bonofides with the Brown Rainbow, they now live in fear of not being able to control the story. It seems the word has been sent out to all those paragons of objective virture (WAPO, NYT, assorted alphabet soup Networks) to blame Brietbart. Funny how quickly the likes of Ms. E. J. Dionne are able to write up a racist hit piece when called upon. Methinks, a few well placed video quotes from the Sherrods is in order. I wonder if there is any certifiable audio of the august Mr. Sherrod speaking? An interview or two with young Kenyatta and Russia are certainly in order here.


9 posted on 07/26/2010 9:16:10 AM PDT by equalitybeforethelaw
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To: Tax-chick
Sean Hannity should be a footnote in your book, Kristinn!

LOL, nice.

10 posted on 07/26/2010 9:20:23 AM PDT by agere_contra (Obama did more damage to the Gulf economy in one day than Pemex/Ixtoc did in nine months)
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To: diefree

Nope, she is definately not an inbred racist and bigot...nope. =.=


11 posted on 07/26/2010 9:21:02 AM PDT by cranked
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To: agere_contra

I think Sean Hannity is a contributor, too, but Kristinn has Zing!


12 posted on 07/26/2010 9:22:09 AM PDT by Tax-chick ("I hate other cultures. Everyone is rude and they never wash or use deodorant."~Anoreth)
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To: equalitybeforethelaw
Now that they have been forced to re-embrace her in order to burnish their racial bonofides with the Brown Rainbow, they now live in fear of not being able to control the story.

Incisive!

And thank you for introducing me to the term "Brown Rainbow".

13 posted on 07/26/2010 9:22:47 AM PDT by agere_contra (Obama did more damage to the Gulf economy in one day than Pemex/Ixtoc did in nine months)
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To: diefree

Charles Sherrod: “We must stop the white man and his Uncle Toms from stealing our elections.”


14 posted on 07/26/2010 9:27:26 AM PDT by kcvl
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To: GreenAccord

The Sherrods also have a daughter, one with a rather interesting name. Pretty cool naming your kid after the Berlin Wall coming down, right? Well, not quite, unfortunately.

Son Kenyatta and daughter Russia defended their mother from charges of racism which led to her resignation from the U.S. Department of Agriculture position as director of its Rural Development program in Georgia on Tuesday.

http://www.riehlworldview.com/carnivorous_conservative/2010/07/sherrod-we-must-stop-the-white-man-and-his-uncle-toms-.html


15 posted on 07/26/2010 9:30:21 AM PDT by kcvl
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To: agere_contra

And thank you for introducing me to the term “Brown Rainbow”.

You are welcomed. Maybe someday we can have multi colored rainbows for all. I want all the little Russia’s and Kenyatta’s to celebrate diversity.


16 posted on 07/26/2010 9:31:57 AM PDT by equalitybeforethelaw
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To: STARWISE; onyx; maggief; hoosiermama; SE Mom; Liz

Must Read ping!

Video at link of Charles Sherrod..the racist marxist and a ‘founding father’ of the Black Panthers.


17 posted on 07/26/2010 10:04:14 AM PDT by penelopesire (FOX NEWS TRIBAL PRINCESS)
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To: equalitybeforethelaw

There are videos of Mr. Sherrod at the link.


18 posted on 07/26/2010 10:05:38 AM PDT by penelopesire (FOX NEWS TRIBAL PRINCESS)
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To: diefree
I watched it. Mr. Sherrod asked, "When can we trust each other?" (Referring to Blacks). The answer is when you are trustworthy. Nobody works over a Black person like another Black.

Blacks have had plenty of chances to develop commerce on their own and failed as compared to many other groups, ple