Tag Archives: black farmers

Justice in Jeopardy: Black Farmers Face New Troubles

19 Feb

Justice in Jeopardy: Black Farmers Face New Troubles

Despite President Obama’s recent signature on landmark civil rights legislation, many black farmers seeking justice for decades of discrimination may miss their chance, according to John Boyd, founder and president of the National Black Farmers Association.

Read more: http://aareports.com/2011/02/justice-in-jeopardy-black-farmers-face.html

Black farmers settlement fund cut.

25 Jul

Even with all the turmoil surrounding Shirley Sherrod and the USDA the US Senate has refused again to pay money owed to black farmers. Read more here: http://aareports.com/2010/07/black-farmers-settlement-funds-cut.html