rev. al sharpton

  Rev. Al Sharpton talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the debate and the two most important topics the candidates left out. “The debate occurred 15 miles from Ferguson yet they never one time discussed policing. How do you stand there in the shadows of where Michael Brown was killed and not address […]

10/05/16- Rev. Al Sharpton talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the first Vice Presidential debate between Tim Kaine and Mike Pence. He weighs in on who he thought won. “What you saw was a classic switch and bait. The temptation we must resist is putting foul over substance. It’s not hard to look […]

9/28/16- Rev. Al Sharpton talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the latest in the case of Terence Crutcher and what happens next for the family. “In the Presidential debate we must keep this issue front and center. Mrs. Clinton addressed it and Mr. Trump distorted it. We’re still fighting the fight and we’re […]

9/21/16- Rev. Al Sharpton talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the deaths of Keith Scott and Terence Crutcher. “These things can not just be episodic, where we go to one story to the next. The reason that those that preceded us in the 50s and 60s fighting, is because they didn’t give up. […]

  9/14/16- Rev. Al Sharpton talks to the Tom Joyner Morning show about why he agrees with Colin Kaepernick and the importance of having a unified National Anthem. “Many people didn’t know in hat third verse how it mocked people of slavery. This omission has raised the real question….if we can have that as our […]

  9/7/16- Rev. Al Sharpton talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about pressing on bills and legislation that directly impacts that African American community. “As we wind down to the election, let’s be clear, demonstration must lead to legislation. We can’t afford not to deal with legislation,” Rev. Sharpton said. Click the link above to […]

8/31/16- Rev. Al Sharpton talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about Donald Trump’s upcoming visit to a black church in Detroit. “He needs to come and explain what new is. To tell us somebody else has been no good, is not going to help. For him to come to a party with no end […]

homegoing service was attended by legendary members of the Black press like Les Payne and Ed Gordon. Kemba Smith — who was profiled nationally by Curry in Emerge magazine — and Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr., spoke during the services, honoring the life of Curry.

8/24/16- Rev. Al Sharpton talks to the TJMS about the legacy of famed journalist George Curry. “He never gave up his boldness, his blackness. He defined what responsible and respectable black Journalist should be. He’s a man that pioneered black consciousness. No one held us more accountable,” Rev. Sharpton said. Click the link above to […]

Civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton is questioning why filmmaker Nate Parker is under intense public scrutiny for rape charges leveled against him 17 years ago. He believes the rehashing smacks of a possible right-wing conspiracy to keep the public from seeing his film The Birth of a Nation, reports The New York Daily News. “If a […]

Rev. Al Sharpton talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the unrest in Milwaukee and what the next steps have to be in order to effect change. “We still must deal with police accountability and gun violence. If not this will go from city to city,” Sharpton said. Click the link above to hear […]

Rev. Al Sharpton talks about the anniversary deaths of both Eric Garner and Mike Brown and the importance of having real life conversations about how to prevent these types of deaths from occurring. “Don’ let them reduce this to just a discussion. We cannot continue to have local police investigate themselves. Let’s continue marching and […]