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Sharpton praises response to police shooting of SC man

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - During a sermon at a North Charleston church, the Rev. Al Sharpton said Sunday that swift action taken by a white mayor and police chief in the South could set the tone for handling future questions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-12/sharpton-praises-respo
Rants & Raves

...crimes they were found guilty of. It says the family wants their son home with them. It says the mother has contacted Al Sharpton in Atlanta for his help. I thought Al only got involved when it was a white person against the black person or if he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-11/rants-raves
Leaders ignore issues

...own than slavery ever did. And slavery was very wrong. But I haven't heard a peep out of the NAACP; the Revs. Al Sharpton or Jesse Jackson; U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder; or, last but not least, President Obama.Woodrow ShortAiken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-04/leaders-ignore-issues
Address these burdens

Where are the Revs. Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson now that Whitney Houston's daughter appears to have succumbed to the same drug habit that killed her mother...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-09/address-these-burdens
Get in front of Ferguson

...shooting.Their being simpatico with the most virulent anti-police activists and professional race-baiters, such as Al Sharpton, did nothing to dispel the narrative that Brown was trying to surrender to the officer with his hands up in a "don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-22/get-front-ferguson
Rants and Raves

...Hands up, don't shoot" can spur looting, burning and protests across the nation, God forbid what would happen if Al Sharpton ever discovered an actual case of unjustified white-on-black violence. Rave that he never has! I HAVE TO AGREE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-16/rants-and-raves
Brave police smeared

...No longer are police respected, because of a few high-profile politicians and race-bating anarchists such as Al Sharpton.What the protesters are ignoring are the facts and evidence in the cases of recent black-and-white controversies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-31/brave-police-smeared
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:THE REV. AL SHARPTON, you have been very visible in Ferguson, Mo. Where were you when white law enforcement officers Scott Richardson and Sandy Rogers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-18/rants-raves
Rants & Raves

...decision did not create the unrest in Ferguson, Mo. The lawless leaders of the community of color did. The tax-evading Al Sharpton, the adulterer Jesse Jackson, the selective law enforcer Eric Holder and the law-ignorer President Obama created...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-09/rants-raves-0
Trouble looming ahead?

...Yet he was good?When similar things occur when the victim is white and the officer is black, where are the Rev. Al Sharpton, Barack Obama (he is not my president) and Eric Holder (he is not my attorney general)? This is the most racially...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-09/trouble-looming-ahead