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Become the Change You Want; Correcting Police With a Discipline Movement

Posted 08/11/2014

Police Behavior, James Brown, and the Struggle Continues

Posted 08/4/2014

The 2014 Midterms Just Might Be More Important Than the 2016 Presidential Election

Posted 07/28/2014

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President Obama’s Year in Review by Rev. Al Sharpton for Vibe Magazine (PDF)

Posted 01/30/2012

President Obama’s Year In Review by Rev. Al Sharpton

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Etta James remembered as triumphant trailblazer

Posted 01/28/2012

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Etta James was remembered at a service Saturday attended by hundreds of friends, family and fans as a woman who triumphed against all odds to break down cultural and musical barriers in a style that was unfailingly honest.

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WATCH: Sharpton’s Heated Clash With Tea Party Congressman

Posted 01/26/2012

Al Sharpton got into a heated clash with Rep. Tim Huelskamp of Kansas during his MSNBC show Wednesday night.

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Young Ladies Rescued After Earthquake

Posted 01/25/2012

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James funeral planned; Al Sharpton to eulogize

Posted 01/24/2012

NEW YORK (AP) – A public viewing will be held Friday for singer Etta James, and the Rev. Al Sharpton will eulogize the late legend at a private funeral Saturday. A statement from Sharpton’s representative Tuesday said the funeral will include performances by celebrities, but those names were not announced. James died last Friday at…

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Etta James Funeral Details

Posted 01/24/2012

NEW YORK — A public viewing will be held Friday for singer Etta James, and the Rev. Al Sharpton will eulogize the late legend at a private funer…
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Meet Victoria Pannell

Posted 01/23/2012

The phrase “I am too young” is officially stripped from your vocabulary after reading about Victoria Pannell. This dynamic young lady has created more change for her generation than some have in their entire lives. At the tender age of 12 she has decided the path of activism is one she will walk down and…

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Upper Manhattan marks MLK day with charity events and inspiring talks

Posted 01/20/2012


The legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. was celebrated across upper Manhattan in a series of events, but it was a 12-year-old prodigy who delivered a show-stopping address that would have made the Civil Rights leader proud.

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WATCH: Sharpton Tears Into Gingrich Over Racially Charged Comments

Posted 01/18/2012

Al Sharpton blasted Newt Gingrich on Tuesday, accusing the presidential candidate of using “racial demagoguery” to win votes in the contentious South …
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