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Rev. Sharpton speaks at Southern University in Baton Rouge, LA

Posted 09/5/2014

Rev. Sharpton speaks at Southern University in Baton Rouge, LA  

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Sharpton condemns death penalty

Posted 09/3/2014
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Obama’s inner-Rev. Al

Posted 08/30/2014

By Clarence Page CHICAGO TRIBUNE – August 29, 2014   It’s not hard to figure out why the Rev. Al Sharpton, of all people, receives a strange new respect in President Barack Obama’s White House. Every president needs a good “anger translator.” Fans of Comedy Central’s “Key and Peele” show know what I am talking about: the combative…

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Hillary Clinton Breaks Silence On Michael Brown, Ferguson Unrest [VIDEO]

Posted 08/28/2014

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton broke nearly three weeks of silence Thursday on the fatal police shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old in Missouri,…

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Ferguson Raises Questions Around Traditional, Social Media Activism

Posted 08/28/2014

The Black community is, in large part, coming together to speak out against the tragedy of Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson, Mo. Many on social…

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NYers: Sharpton ‘Positive’, Overwhelmingly Favor as Important Leader

Posted 08/27/2014

Many in Poll See Sharpton as ‘Positive’ Police Commissioner Bratton Sees Approval Rating Drop WALL STREET JOURNAL – BY MIKE VILENSKY The Rev. Al Sharpton—whose profile has been raised recently amid the outcry over the death of Eric Garner while in police custody—is considered a “positive force” in the city by nearly half of New Yorkers, according…

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NewsOne Exclusive: Mourners Bid Farewell To Michael Brown, Demand Justice [VIDEO]

Posted 08/27/2014

More than five thousand people gathered at Friendly Temple Baptist Church in St. Louis for the funeral of Michael Brown. Among the mourners: Rev. Jesse Jackson,…

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