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Thanksgiving 2011: What Media Personalities Are Thankful For

Posted 11/24/2011

From Rev. Al Sharpton: “2011 has been a terrific year. I’m thankful for the resurgence of a progressive movement that has changed the dialogue of the country. I’m thankful for my two beautiful daughters, Dominique and Anthony. I’m also blessed and humbled to have this new role at MSNBC. Cheers to 2012.”

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Al Sharpton’s New MSNBC Commercial Features Pie (VIDEO)

Posted 11/23/2011

Al Sharpton has released quite the ad for MSNBC’s “Lean Forward” campaign.

The commercial spots have a distinct style. They feature network hosts l…
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President Obama Zings Al Sharpton About His Diet

Posted 11/22/2011

On Monday, Al Sharpton interviewed President Obama about the super committee’s failure to reach a deal. But during the interview, the MSNBC host also …
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Sharpton Calls Limbaugh’s Remarks About First Lady a ‘Distraction’

Posted 11/22/2011

By JODI KANTOR Just how racially heated will the 2012 presidential election get? Rush Limbaugh may have provided a taste on Monday, during a riff on his radio show about the first lady Michelle Obama‘s appearance on Sunday at a Nascar race in Homestead, Fla., where she and Jill Biden, the wife of the vice…

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Obama chats with MSNBC’s Al Sharpton

Posted 11/22/2011

President Obama called on a higher power to help him understand what happened — or rather, didn’t happen — as the congressional super committee announced Monday that it failed to reach a deal to cut $1.2 trillion from the national budget. And then he called Al Sharpton. Read more on Los Angeles Times

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PRESIDENT OBAMA TELLS AL SHARPTON THAT IN LIGHT OF THE FAILURE OF THE SUPER COMMITTEE TO REACH A DEAL HE IS VERY DISAPPOINTED THAT REPUBLICANS WOULD NOT PUT REVENUE ON THE TABLE BUT VOWS TO CONTINUE TO FIGHT ON

Posted 11/21/2011

Rev. Al Sharpton Interview with President Barack Obama to Air on His Nationally Syndicated radio show “Keepin it Real with Al Sharpton” on Tuesday, November 22, 2011 Exclusive Portion of Interview Will Broadcast Tonight on MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation” at 6PM ET November 21, 2011 – Rev. Al Sharpton, host of MSNBC’s ‘PoliticsNation’ and the nationally syndicated…

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Sharpton reads Obama note at hip-hop star Heavy D’s funeral

Posted 11/18/2011

Heavy D was remembered with laughter and tears Friday during a funeral service included humorous anecdotes from longtime friend Diddy and words of encouragement for his young daughter, delivered in a letter from President Barack Obama. Read on Newser.com

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MSNBC And Fox Apparently Of Different Minds On Occupy Wall Street

Posted 11/18/2011

Guys. Guys! I don’t want to alarm anybody, but it would seem that depending on what channel you get your news, you might encounter two entirely differ…
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Sharpton urges attendance at New Brunswick forum

Posted 11/16/2011

NEW BRUNSWICK — The Rev. Al Sharpton said he is looking forward to speaking at a community forum about police services and street violence on Thursday at Sharon Baptist Church. During his weekly rally in Harlem, he encouraged the crowd to attend the forum. The event is in reaction to the fatal Sept. 22 police…

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No More Blood Shed! It’s Time To Shake Off The Violence

Posted 11/13/2011

Do you remember going to a party and having a great time? Then all of a sudden a fight breaks out and the party is over because of that one person that started and the other person that kept it going. Read More

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