There used to be a time when liberals, progressive and civil rights leaders stood up to right-wing bullies like Andrew Breitbart and Fox News, fighting back, sometimes even risking their lives. No more, it seems.
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This wasn't an attempt to get a story -- it was deliberate move to score points, the facts be damned.
Here is an opportunity for all of us. Shirley Sherrod should be reinstated. We can all learn a lesson in humility. We can all learn something about forgiveness and grace from this story.
***UPDATED*** 7/20/10, 6:49PM
Shirley Sherrod says that she was forced to resign from her position at the USDA after her comments were taken out of c...
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