Federation of Southern Cooperatives
Land Assistance Fund


Pigford Lawsuit
Select Articles

(1) African American farmers and civil rights.(Pigford v. Glickman) Journal of Southern History - February 1, 2007 By Pete Daniel

(2) "Racism in the US Farm Program: The Plight of Black Farmers" December 14, 2006
By Jerry Pennick and Heather Gray

(2) Criticism of Pigford and our responses:

GOP lawmakers clash with Agriculture Sec. Vilsack over Pigford payments to black farmers, charging 'massive fraud' By Jon H. Harsch  October 4. 2010
http://www.agri-pulse.com/20100929H_Republicans_and_Vilsack_Clash_over_Pigford_Payments.asp

• Letter to the Editor: Pigford advocates respond to congressional critics
By Heather Gray* October 6, 2010
http://www.agri-pulse.com/20101006G_Heather_Gray_Responds_to_Pigford_Payments_Allegations.asp

 

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