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Rev. Al Sharpton ‘corrects’ President Trump at Aretha Franklin funeral

August 31, 2018

Rev. Al Sharpton calls Aretha Franklin 'soundtrack of civil rights movement' and asks guests to help 'correct' President Trump and teach him what respect means. (31 Aug.)

DJ Khaled, Amber Rose and more at the VMAs

August 21, 2018

At the MTV Video Music Awards, DJ Khaled brought his son along, Amber Rose dressed as a "slutty space alien" and Al Sharpton remembered Aretha Franklin. (Aug. 20)

Sharpton: Migrant Family Separations ‘Immoral’

June 21, 2018

Rev. Al Sharpton called the Trump administration's separation of migrant children from their families at the US southern border 'immoral," adding "leaving the damage done is not a solution." (June 21)

Civil Rights Leaders Decry Family Separations

June 19, 2018

Civil Rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton joined with others on Capitol Hill on Monday to decry the Trump administration's policy of separating immigrant families at the U.S. - Mexico border. (June 19)

Sharpton Protests Rapper’s Imprisonment

November 28, 2017

The Rev. Al Sharpton protested rapper Meek Mill's two to four year prison sentence in Pennsylvania. Mill was sentenced for violating probation on a decade-old gun and drug case. His probation officer and a prosecutor recommended against it. (Nov. 28)

Civil Rights Groups Press Sessions

March 8, 2017

Several civil rights groups led by activist Al Sharpton met with Attorney General Jeff Sessions in Washington on Wednesday to voice their concerns about civil rights issues over the course of the next administration. (March 7)

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