Chris Kromm

Chris Kromm, executive director of the Institute for Southern Studies,
is the coordinator of Gulf Coast Reconstruction Watch

The Real Story of Racism at the USDA

The Real Story of Racism at the USDA The Real Story of Racism at the USDA

The USDA's real race problem is its history of discrimination against African-American, Native American and other minority farmers who were pushed off their land.

Jul 23, 2010 / Chris Kromm

Katrina, Eighteen Months Later Katrina, Eighteen Months Later

Look at the devastated Gulf Coast, and it seems like only yesterday that the storm hit. Here's what Washington can do to speed a criminally slow recovery.

Mar 1, 2007 / Feature / Chris Kromm and Sue Sturgis

Tracking the Ghost Pilots Tracking the Ghost Pilots

Court challenges gain steam as news organizations identify pilots of planes transporting terror suspects to secret prisons.

Feb 23, 2007 / Feature / Chris Kromm and Jill Doub

Grassroots Gumbo Grassroots Gumbo

Activists and residents are struggling to protect New Orleans's devastated low-income neighborhoods from developers' vision of a "smaller footprint" for the city.

Sep 1, 2006 / Feature / Chris Kromm

Southern Strategies Southern Strategies

Do progressives and Democrats have a future in the South?

Mar 2, 2005 / Feature / Chris Kromm

Is the US Training Terrorists? Is the US Training Terrorists?

Father Roy Bourgeois, the charismatic Maryknoll priest who has, since 1990, led the annual protest against against the United States' most infamous military training facility, was...

Nov 27, 2001 / Feature / Chris Kromm and Jordan Green