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  • Al Sharpton Trying to Put Positive Spin on MSNBC Timeslot Demotion

    Aug 28, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *In an interview with the Daily Beast, Rev. Al Sharpton says he’s fine with MSNBC moving his high profile, 6 p.m. weekday “Politics Nation” to just one hour a week on Sunday mornings. “I was very comfortable with the fact that I was going to do a Sunday show,” Sharpton said, putting a positive spin […]

  • MSNBC Moves Rev. Al Sharpton’s ‘PoliticsNation’ to Sunday Mornings

    Aug 27, 15 by Qwest7 8 Comments

    *Is it a demotion or an “opportunity” for Rev. Al? The bottom line is that viewers of MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation” will have a new day and time to catch up on the latest happenings in the political world. The New York Daily News reports, the show, hosted by the Rev. Al Sharpton, will only air once […]

  • EUR on the Scene: Rev. Al Sharpton’s ‘Rise of the Phoenix Awards’ (WATCH)

    Aug 20, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The “Rise of the Phoenix Awards” was recently held at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles, CA. The event was hosted by Reverend Al Sharpton, the president of the National Action Network. The awards brought together exemplary individuals that have demonstrated extraordinary vision and leadership in the movement for social change. The honorees […]

  • 2015 Essence Festival Draws Nearly 500,000 Attendees, Thousands More Online

    Jul 8, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *The 2015 Essence Festival emerged as a confirmed success with nearly 500,000 people who were on hand to attend the four-day event, which took place July 2-5 in New Orleans. Attendees were treated to nighttime performances from more than 80 artists, including Kevin Hart, Usher, Mary J. Blige, Missy Elliott, Common and Kendrick Lamar, according […]

  • Pres. Obama’s Use of the N-Word Sparks Broader Racism Debate

    Jun 24, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Don’t expect an apology from President Barack Obama regarding him using the N-word during a recent podcast. In fact, the commander-in-chief is glad he said it. And the reaction has been widespread, according to Politico.com, which noted that an even bigger discussion on racism has started because of Obama’s choice of words. “Aides said that walking into […]

  • Sharpton Accepts Invite to Keynote Cleveland Rally on Friday

    May 28, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *National civil rights organizations and local clergy ask Rev. Al Sharpton to help unify the Cleveland community following Brelo verdict acquitting Cleveland police officer of manslaughter; release of DOJ report finding pattern of unconstitutional policing and excessive use of force; ongoing failure to charge officers in Tamir Rice shooting WHO: National Civil Rights Leader Rev. Al […]