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Al Sharpton
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Join me in Brooklyn today until 5pm ET at #RestorationPlaza.

#NANBrooklynDay
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My Weekly Blog: Justice for the Central Park Five

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My Weekly Blog: Donald Sterling Debacle: Shake Down or Shake Up?

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+National Action Network applauds President +Barack Obama's Executive Order Easing Student Loan Debt  #CollegeOpportunity

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My Weekly Blog: I Am My Brother's Keeper via +The Huffington Post  #mybrotherskeeper   #sharpton   #alsharpton   #NAN   #CivilRights  

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Maya Angelou was the quintessential renaissance woman of the 20th century art and human rights movements. Not only was she a literary icon, she was one of the few that turned her words into action. Although she participated in civil rights rallies, she challenged leaders of the civil rights movement to embrace the struggles of others and a broader view of freedom fighting. She challenged misogyny in the movement and was our poet, conscience, teacher and corrector. She was one of the few people whose presence you felt in the room even if she didn’t say a word. Her spirit was incomparable.

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My Weekly Blog: Racism & Bias -- Can We Pause and Be Honest with Ourselves? 

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My Weekly Blog: Violation of the Spirit of Brown V. Board of Education #brownvsboardofeducation   #sharpton   #NAN   #CivilRights   #Education  via +The Huffington Post +National Action Network 
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