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Al Sharpton Demands 'Immediate Justice' For Terence Crutcher, Man Killed by Tulsa Cop

Rev. Al Sharpton assembled at his National Action Network’s Harlem headquarters the family of an unarmed black man who police killed last week in Tulsa, Oklahoma—and with them demanded swift prosecution of the officer involved and an end to efforts to “smear” the reputation of the deceased. 484 more words

Eric Garner

National Action Network to Host Their Annual Action & Authority Reception

National Action Network will host its annual Action & Authority Reception during the CBCF Annual Legislative Conference.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Doors at open 5:15 pm… 76 more words

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Legislative Conference

Sharpton Has ‘Mixed Feelings’ Over Bratton’s Resignation

After Police Commissioner Bill Bratton’s surprise announcement that he will retire in September, Rev. Al Sharpton said he had “mixed feelings” about the sudden departure of the city’s top cop—but wants to meet “immediately” with his replacement, Chief of Department James O’Neill.  681 more words

Bill De Blasio

Controlling Your Anger at Work-Before it Controls You

Anger can be a healthy, natural response to these difficulties. However it’s when you let the anger get out of control that it goes from being a natural, healthy emotion, to wreaking havoc in… 9 more words

Social Issues

Al Sharpton sued for $1.75m over claims he swindled trucker who asked for help with discrimination case

From Daily Mail: Civil rights leader Race Hustler Rev. Al Sharpton has been accused of swindling an Arizona trucker out of $16,000 after he agreed to take on his discrimination case, according to a lawsuit. 793 more words

Liberals/Democrats/Left

Troy Davis is dead; the movement continues ...Rashad Robinson, ColorOfChange.org

At 11:08 pm Wednesday, the state of Georgia killed Troy Davis. Just before he was executed, Troy maintained his innocence, urged people to dig deeper into the case to find the truth, and said “For those about to take my life, may God have mercy on your souls, may God bless your souls.” It’s a tragic day for Troy, for his family, and for equality, fairness, and justice. 964 more words

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After Weekend Race Rant, Al Sharpton Wants 'Coming Together' in Rangel's District

The Rev. Al Sharpton backpedaled on a fiery, racially-tinged speech he made on Saturday and called for an end to “acrimony and rancor” in Congressman Charles Rangel’s district, a day after… 760 more words

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