Tag Archives: Al Sharpton

15Jan/17
Collective punishment, Boycott, Civil disobedience, Community organizing, Academy Awards, Boycotts of Israel, Israeli–Palestinian conflict, Oscars, Los Angeles

Anti-Trump protests kick off with Washington civil rights march

A week of protests ahead of Donald Trump’s inauguration as U.S. president kicks off with a civil rights march in Washington by activists angry over the Republican’s comments on minority groups including Muslims and Mexicans. Nathan Frandino reports. Continue reading

10Feb/16

Sanders courts U.S. black vote after coasting to New Hampshire win

U.S. Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders meets with civil rights activist Al Sharpton in Harlem.
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26Jan/16
Collective punishment, Boycott, Civil disobedience, Community organizing, Academy Awards, Boycotts of Israel, Israeli–Palestinian conflict, Oscars, Los Angeles

African-Americans told to tune out Oscars

Los Angeles activists urge viewers to boycott Oscars by tuning out until Academy implements change.
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27Jul/15

Stars react to Bobbi Kristina Brown’s death on Twitter

Stars, including Oprah Winfrey, react to Bobbi Kristina Brown’s death on Twitter.

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