Even those of us who warned against the “canonization” of Shirley Sherrod didn’t expect that right-of-center commentators would propose that her radical manifesto become part of the canon. Yet that’s what Peggy Noonan is calling for:
This September, when school begins, we should make [Sherrod's] speech required viewing in the nation’s high schools.
Gee, can’t this wait until February, when Black History Month rolls around?
JOHN suggests: Or May Day perhaps, when socialist views are traditionally celebrated?