Vilsack’s Big Blunder Compounded by White House: Fix the Sherrod Problem Now



(This is the full rather than edited version of Shirley Sherrod’s comments at a recent NAACP dinner) I can’t believe that Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is taking even a moment to “reconsider” his intemperate and uninformed firing of Georgia State USDA rural development director Shirley Sherrod for ‘alleged’ racially-tinged remarks.

Ike’s Nightmare: America’s National Intelligence Complex Exposed



Visit for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy The Pulitzer Prize-winning Dana Priest and William Arkin have in the Washington Post blown the top of America’s fear-fueled national intelligence complex that has grown so large and extensive that the government can’t track redundancies, costs, personnel, and the like.