Of Shirley Sherrod and Edited YouTube Clips
Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Washington Post political reporter Krissah Thompson discusses the case of Shirley Sherrod, Agriculture Department employee who was fired for racially tinged comments that appeared in a video posted online. The Agriculture Department is now reconsidering the firing after revelations that the original video was edited and possibly misleading.
The controversial video was an edited version, here is the full video of Sherrod's remarks.