ICYMI: REV. SHARPTON APPEARS ON THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT TO TALK DESANTIS, LOUDMOUTH—
New York, NY (Friday, February 17, 2023) – Rev. Al Sharpton, Founder and President of the National Action Network (NAN), appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to discuss this week’s rally in Tallahassee, the recent police killing of Tyre Nichols, and the highly acclaimed documentary on his life, Loudmouth.
The appearance came just a day after Rev. Sharpton led a protest in Tallahassee against Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ attempts to erase Black history from the classroom. On Thursday night, he told host Stephen Colbert: “We need to know everybody’s history. And we need to celebrate everybody’s history – not censor it.”
About National Action Network (NAN)
National Action Network is one of the leading civil rights organizations in the Nation with chapters throughout the entire United States. Founded in 1991 by Reverend Al Sharpton, NAN works within the spirit and tradition of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to promote a modern civil rights agenda that includes the fight for one standard of justice, decency, and equal opportunities for all people regardless of race, religion, nationality, or gender.
For more information go to www.nationalactionnetwork.net.