Al Sharpton

DELLWOOD, MO - NOVEMBER 25:  Rev. Al Sharpton (C) speaks during a press conference at Greater St. Marks Church as Michael Brown Sr. (L) and Brown family attorney Benjamin Crump look on November 25, 2014 in Dellwood, Missouri. Sharpton addressed the lack of an indictment from a grand jury considering charges against Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in teh shooting death of Michael Brown .  (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

Brown’s Attorneys Criticize Grand Jury, Prosecutor

Attorneys for Michael Brown’s family say the process that led to a white officer not being indicted in the fatal shooting of the unarmed, black 18-year-old was unfair and broken.

11/25/2014

Rev. Al Sharpton (L) raises his hands while flanked by Lesley McSpadden (C) and Michael Brown Sr.(R), parents of Michael Brown who was killed by police in Ferguson, Mo., during a news conference at the National Press Club, on Sept. 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sharpton: Grand Jury Decision Not To Indict Wilson ‘An Absolute Blow’

NEW YORK (CBS St. Louis/AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton says the decision not to indict a Missouri police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old is “an absolute blow.” Sharpton spoke in Harlem Monday night […]

11/24/2014

Rev. Al Sharpton (L) raises his hands while flanked by Lesley McSpadden (C) and Michael Brown Sr.(R), parents of Michael Brown who was killed by police in Ferguson, Mo., during a news conference at the National Press Club, on Sept. 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sharpton and Group on ‘High Alert’ for Michael Brown Grand Jury Decision

After months of heated protests over the death of Michael Brown, Sharpton called the situation in the St. Louis suburb “very tense.”

11/20/2014

Rev. Al Sharpton speaks while flanked by Lesley McSpadden and Michael Brown Sr., parents of Michael Brown who was killed by police in Ferguson, Mo., during a news conference at the National Press Club, on Sept. 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sharpton: ‘Questionable’ for Nixon to Denounce Violence and Not Address Militarization

Police will work to protect peaceful protesters after a grand jury’s decision in the Michael Brown shooting case is announced, but those who cross the line into violence will face consequences, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon warned Tuesday.

11/12/2014

The Rev. Al Sharpton kicked off four day's worth of speeches and activities with an appearance at the National Action Network's Leadership Breakfast. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Rev. Al Sharpton Says He’s on the Quest for the Truth

“Every other agenda is good, but no agenda should come ahead of justice for Michael Brown,” Sharpton said.

10/31/2014

Rev. Al Sharpton (L) raises his hands while flanked by Lesley McSpadden (C) and Michael Brown Sr.(R), parents of Michael Brown who was killed by police in Ferguson, MO., during a news conference at the National Press Club, September 25, 2014, in Washington, DC. Rev. Sharpton called for federal review of racial violence and discrimination in the law enforcement community.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Rev. Al Sharpton Arrives in Ferguson for Weekend of Events

The Rev. Al Sharpton is scheduled to be in Ferguson this morning to kick off four days of events for what he’s calling “Justice for Michael Brown Weekend.”

10/30/2014

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Charlie Brennan – Tuesday, August 26 – Al Sharpton; Delia Ephron; Rex Sinquefield; Matthew Kulig; STL Blues Pres. Chris Zimmerman

Charlie and Debbie talk about the Rev. Al Sharpton’s eulogy yesterday at the funeral of Michael Brown; Charlie talks with Bestselling Author and Screenwriter Delia Ephron; with Rex Sinquefield about the 2014 Sinquefield Cup chess tournament in St. Louis; with Entrepreneur Matthew Kulig of Aisle 411; and with the new St. Louis President Chris Zimmerman about the upcoming hockey season.

08/26/2014

Demonstrators protest the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown on August 13, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on Saturday. Ferguson, a St. Louis suburb, is experiencing its fourth day of violent protests since the killing.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Sunday Rally Planned Over Michael Brown Shooting

A St. Louis rally is planned for this weekend, led by civil rights activist Al Sharpton and the parents of an unarmed teenager killed in a racially charged police shooting.

08/14/2014

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Charlie Brennan: Loop Shooting & Investors’ Worst Enemy

Charlie asks, “where was Al Sharpton when urban teens turned violent in the Delmar Loop and shot two youths?”; plus Charlie talks with Larry Swedroe of Buckingham Asset Management about why investors are their own worst enemy, and with David Ziolkowski of HOK in St. Louis about “Light It Up Blue” at St. Francis Xavier Church on April 2 to help shine a light on World Autism Awareness Day.

04/02/2012

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