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At Funeral, Rev. Al Sharpton Demands Grand Rapids, Mich. Police Identify Officer Who Fatally Shot Patrick Lyoya

The civil rights leader warns that withholding the name can set a dangerous precedent.
04/22/2022

Patrick Lyoya Died From Gunshot Wound To Back Of His Head, Independent Autopsy Shows

The Grand Rapids. Mich., man who died when he was shot by an officer, had been pulled over in a routine traffic stop April 4.
04/19/2022

Al Sharpton, Activists Call For Justice In Fatal Police Shooting Of Lymond Moses

New Castle County, Delaware police shot and killed the 30-year-old on January 13.
11/15/2021

Rev. Jesse Jackson Attends Trial Of The Men Accused Of Murdering Ahmaud Arbery

Last week, the defense attorney said he didn’t want “more Black pastors” in the courtroom.
11/15/2021

Rev. Al Sharpton Warns Voting Rights Under Threat As Advocates Head to March on Washington Anniversary Event

Demographic shifts show Black political power is rising.
08/27/2021

At Andrew Brown Jr.’s Funeral, Rev. Al Sharpton, Others Echo Growing Call For Justice

The service was marked with a cry for police transparency.
05/03/2021

Rev. Al Sharpton, Ben Crump Speak Out Following Daunte Wright Killing, Cop Charge

The two leaders convened in NYC.
04/14/2021

Kamala Harris Says Coronavirus Vaccine Is Safe and Can 'Save Your Life'

The vice president says getting the drug is necessary.
02/25/2021

Rev. Al Sharpton Calls For NYPD To Identify, Charge #SoHoKaren Who Harassed Black Teen In Hotel Lobby

“That could have been any of our kids.”
12/31/2020

Rev. Al Sharpton, NAACP President Derrick Johnson And More Discuss Productive Meeting With Joe Biden And Kamala Harris

This is the first of an ongoing relationship with Biden.
12/08/2020