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Ohio Walmart Shooting: Al Sharpton Is Demanding To See The Video

The Reverend Al Sharpton addressed an Ohio crowd Thursday evening, demanding that Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine release the security footage of the Walmart shooting of Johnanthan Crawford III. John Crawford was killed August 5 in a police shooting at a Walmart in Beaver Creek, Ohio. Show More Summary

Al Sharpton -- MEETS WITH NBA ... Over Handling of Racist ATL Hawks Owner

Al Sharpton tells TMZ Sports... he's been a part of discussions with NBA Commish Adam Silver on how to handle the situation with racist Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson. Sharpton -- who previously sat down with Adam Silver in the middle of…

Police Mistakes in Ferguson Involve Gender as Well as Race: The Forgotten Lessons of Los Angeles' Christopher Commission

"Michael Brown doesn't want to be remembered for a riot," the Rev. Al Sharpton said at the shooting victim's funeral. "He wants to be remembered as the one who made America deal with how we police in the United States." Two decades ago Rodney King wanted to be remembered for the same thing. Show More Summary

Bratton Says He Would "Shake Hands With The Devil" Or Even Al Sharpton To Protect NYC

Speaking to a group of businessmen this morning, NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton assured the crowd that he would do anything to keep the city safe to protect their interests?even if that meant being publicly scolded by Al Sharpton. “I’ll shake hands with the devil if necessary to keep this city calm, safe, and secure.” [ more › ]

NYPD’s Bratton clarifies: Al Sharpton not devil

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton made the comment Wednesday, addressing criticism that he and Mayor de Blasio had the Rev. Al Sharpton participate in a roundtable discussion after Staten Island man Eric Garner’s chokehold death while in police custody.

Al Sharpton: Weight Loss Inspired Me To Get Into Fashion

Al Sharpton has dropped the weight, and he’s apparently learning how to look good in his new frame. The activist turned television host showed up this week to Russell Simmons’ Argyleculture show Friday night at the Helen Mills Gallery.While...Show More Summary

A Video Survey of Police Interactions: Inequality in Black and White

“There is a difference this time; this time there’s a video,” the Rev. Al Sharpton told the crowd at Eric Garner’s funeral in July. “Go to the tape. The tape tells what you did and what you didn’t do.” He was referring to the footage...Show More Summary

Cop Wishes ‘A Ferguson’ On Baton Rouge, Texts That He Hates ‘African Monkeys’ And Loves Arresting ‘Thugs’ With ‘Saggy Pants’

A former police officer named Michael Elsbury is being criminally investigated after Baton Rouge police allegedly discovered he had sent a series of text messages containing racial slurs. The local NAACP and Al Sharpton have alreadyShow More Summary

Oblivious Teachers Wear NYPD Shirts In Response To A Police Brutality Rally

Following the deaths this summer of unarmed black men at the hands of white officers in New York City, Al Sharpton held a rally calling for the end of police brutality. In response, some New York City public school teachers decided to wear t-shirts supporting the NYPD during the first week of school. Show More Summary

Politicking While Black

The new sin/crime: On Sunday the Rev. Al Sharpton, the civil rights activist and television host, mentioned that voter turnout in Ferguson, Mo., was a mere 12 percent in the last election, and pledged to help boost that number with a registration drive. Twelve percent, he said, was “an insult to your children.” He wasn’t [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.

Free Beacon: Al Sharpton's War With the Teleprompter, Volume 3

Speaking of endless wars. By the way, the networks, get this, heaped praise on Obama for his "tough words" and "fighting words" on IS. Words. There was a funny exchange in Community: BRITTA: I'm a psychology major! Words are my...

Sharpton versus the Teleprompter: Volume 3

(Scott Johnson) There is no one who finds Al Sharpton less funny than I do. He is one of the most vile characters disgracing our public life. Yet his struggles reading the Teleprompter on his MSNBC show are a source of irrepressible laughter. It’s a guilty pleasure, but we take what we can get in the age of Obama. The Free Beacon’s David Rutz is up to Volume 3 of his series

Eric Holder: A More Dangerous Race-Card Hustler Than Al Sharpton

It’s one thing to watch race hustlers like the Rev. Al Sharpton bellowing, “No justice, no peace.” But when the attorney general of the United States makes false but racially

Michael Brown got too much love while Cardell Williamson didn’t get any

You’re probably asking, Who is Cardell Williamson?  It isn’t a surprise to me because Al Sharpton wasn’t involved in telling the world about an injustice that occurred in the Bronx

Founder of Guardian Angels: “Slim Shady” Sharpton Should Focus On Black Gangbangers Who Have Declared War On Their Own Community, Not Cops

Founder of Guardian Angels: Al Sharpton Should Focus On Black Gangbangers, Not Cops So “Permed Up Al” officially has a new nickname and it’s….Slim Shady. Curtis Sliwa, who is the founder and president of the Guardian Angels wrote a piece

Will Eric Holder Fly to Kansas and Demand #Justice for White Teen Gunned Down By Cops?

Eric Holder ever so dutifully flew to Ferguson, MO to help his buddy Al Sharpton further inflame racial tensions investigate the death of Michael Brown, a black teenager killed by

Rev. Al Gets It Right

The Rev. Al Sharpton is getting the right kind of grief. This time it’s not from conservatives for being a race hustler who exploits every white-on-black killing to raise money for

Charles Pierce: He’s ‘Not Very Good’ as a TV Host, But ‘The Country's Politics Need Al Sharpton

Some politicians have the same public image throughout their careers. Others at least try to give themselves a makeover (e.g., the “new Nixon” of 1968). In a Wednesday post, Esquire’s Charles Pierce claimed that for the past decade,Show More Summary

Aug. 30: Bill Bratton, Eva Moskowitz and Mo'ne Davis

Yonkers: Seeing the decline in popularity of Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and the rise in popularity of that idiot Al Sharpton, my advice to Bratton is to leave the office he so dearly loves — not because of any inability on his part to run the finest police department in the country, but in order to leave on a high note.

Obama's inner-Rev. Al

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."

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