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About Al Sharpton

Alfred Charles "Al" Sharpton, Jr. is popularly called Al Sharpton is an American Baptist minister, civil rights activist, and radio talk show host. In 2004, he was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. presidential election. He hosts his own radio talk show, Keepin’ It Real, and he makes regular guest appearances on Fox News (such as The O'Reilly Factor) CNN, and MSNBC.

On October 10, 2010 Al Sharpton celebrated his birthday in Harlem with Governor of New York David Paterson.

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Judicial Watch Announces List of Washington's "Ten Most Wanted Corrupt Politicians" for 2013
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Judicial Watch Defends North Carolina Voter ID Law, Additional Protections Against Voter Fraud
Judicial Watch announced today that it has filed a Motion for Intervention with its client Christina Kelley Gallegos-Merrill to defend North Carolina against an Obama Department of Justice (DOJ) lawsuit. The DOJ seeks to prevent enforcement of HB 589, which requires, among other election integrity measures, that voters present a photo ID before casting a ballot

'Democratic Coma' Aims to Awaken Americans From Their Hard Times
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Silent march protesting against NYPD's stop-and frisk tactics taken out in New York
Thousands of New Yorkers marched silently in upper Manhattan demanding to protest against New York Police Department's (NYPD) stop-and frisk program.

Brewer's finger- wagging gesture 'touches nerve in black community'
Some black commentators have said that Arizona governor Jan Brewer's wagging of her finger at US President Barack Obama has touched a nerve in the African- American community.

Obama sends letter of condolence at Heavy D's funeral
President Obama honored Heavy D with a letter, which the Rev. Al Sharpton read at the rapper's funeral.

China's KFC rip-off 'Obama Fried Chicken' draws US ire
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Republicans say sorry for calling Obama 'tar baby' and 'boy'
Republican Representative Doug Lamborn of Colorado and commentator Pat Buchanan, a former candidate for president, have both apologized for using racially charged terms to describe President Barack Obama.

Maid assaulted by Strauss-Kahn speaks about incident in black mega church
The New York hotel maid, who accused former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexually assaulting her, had spoken about her 'horrifying' ordeal before black leaders including pastors, lawyers, politicians and activists, in a black mega-church.

Using American Muslims to attack US was Osama's strategy
Osama bin Laden planned to damage the United States not only through persistent terror attacks, but also by attempting to inflame race and class tensions across the country, according to US officials.

Asians are rubbish between the sheets, says NY author
A politically incorrect book on interracial dating by a white women author is all set to spark a controversy.

New parents Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon renew wedding vows
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon have renewed their wedding vows at the hospital a day after the birth of their twins.

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