It's not hard to figure out why the Rev. Al Sharpton, of all people, receives a strange new respect in President Barack Obama's White House. Every president needs a good "anger translator."
Conservatives generally despise the Rev. Al Sharpton for allegedly condemning whites for the failings of African-Americans while ignoring things like "black-on-black" crime. The following passage from his eulogy at the funeral of Michael Brown in Ferguson offers a different picture of Sharpton:
NEWS YOU CAN USE: Quoting Al Sharpton Is Racist, Because He’s Black And He Represents All Black People On Earth.
Salon.com (Is Not Your Friend): Brittney Cooper: Al Sharpton Does Not Have My EarI am going to take a different path in my analysis of Brittney Cooper's analysis of "The Emergency Managing Minister Of Social Justice Al Sharpton" andShow More Summary
Greta Van Susteren ended her show Wednesday night with a big question: why is President Obama "picking Reverend Al Sharpton as his liaison in Ferguson"? She called this a "rotten message to send to the nation."
SMH. This guy has nerve. Al Sharpton Makes Fun Of Obese Friends And Followers As if being outed as a snitch and a skirt chaser wasn’t bad enough. It’s being said that Sharpton has become a mega bully since losing
Maureen Dowd of the New York Times said in her latest column that President Barack Obama has effectively disowned his symbol as a racial uniter and unloaded the responsibility on Rev. Al Sharpton.
On his show Monday night, Fox News host Bill O'Reilly declared that MSNBC host and Ferguson, Missouri activist Al Sharpton "has become so controversial in America that it's hard to explain how a news agency, NBC, can even have him on...Show More Summary
The concept of a ‘black community’ or ‘black America’ led by figures like Al Sharpton is counterproductive and, at best, outdated. It’s time we spent more time concentrating on what unites us.
Brooklyn: The terrible death of 20-month-old Cardell Williamson in a day-care center reminds all of us that we need to be aware of the warning signs of child abuse.
WELL, YES: Vice.com: Al Sharpton Is A Huge Fraud.
Tuesday on Newsmax TV's "The Steve Malzberg Show," bestselling author and conservative commentator Pat Buchanan said Attorney General Eric Holder acted more like the so-called civil rights leader Al Sharpton than the top law enforcement...Show More Summary
Photo by Michael Fleshman The citizens of Ferguson, Missouri, deserve better than Al Sharpton. A world-class scumbag with criminally under-acknowledged ties to the mafia, the FBI, Rudy Giuliani, Nixon administration shysters, corrupt...Show More Summary
Al Sharpton isn’t the only race hustler looking to cash in on the civil unrest in Ferguson — Jesse Jackson is busy making sure people remember that he exists, too, and is ready to gin up some race riots just like his other race-hustler-in-arms. Unfortunately for Jesse Jackson, though, Ben Carson was there to be the voice of reason.
Of all the left-wing charlatans who have been given hosting responsibilities at MSNBC, PoliticsNation's Al Sharpton is perhaps the worst example of trying to pass off an activist as a journalist. It's impossible to tell where the race-baiting reverend's advocacy ends and his supposed reporting begins. Show More Summary
Last night, Bill O’Reilly spoke with Howard Kurtz and Lauren Ashburn about Al Sharpton‘s ongoing activism on behalf of Michael Brown while also hosting his MSNBC show. “This is a travesty,” Kurtz said, citing Sharpton’s “political” eulogy...Show More Summary
Last week, the Rev. Al Sharpton called on leaders in both political parties to speak on the shooting of Michael Brown. “Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton,” he said, “don’t get laryngitis on this issue.”
The day before Al Sharpton’s particular brand of civil rights activism led him to speak at Michael Brown’s funeral, The New York Times was celebrating him with a softball piece that outlined Sharpton’s strong connections to the Obama administration, White House adviser Valerie Jarrett, and even New York Mayor Bill de Blasio. What do all […]
Race-baiter turned MSNBC host Al Sharpton garnered an egregiously fawning profile in Monday's New York Times, which has long hailed the "civil rights leader" while glossing over or ignoring his racially inflammatory past (Tawana Brawley,...Show More Summary
INVESTOR’S BUSINESS DAILY: Rev. Al Sharpton: Obama’s New Jeremiah Wright. To be fair, as far as I know Jeremiah Wright never actually got anyone killed.