Category Archives: Al Sharpton

Al Sharpton v. Jesse Jackson

Bill Jones, mayor of a small town in the Midwest, made some controversial remarks about integration of schools and neighborhoods, and three hours later Jesse Jackson’s jet skidded into the local airport, which has a notoriously short runway for even small private aircrafts, and in less than a minute the reverend emerged, waved to more […]

Also posted in Civil Rights, Jesse Jackson, Racism, Religion

Emotions and Statistics from Ferguson

The usual suspects right and left are respectively railing that police are always justified in using force in ghettoes or they’re never justified in so doing especially if the alleged criminal descended from slaves. There’s no need to refute Al Sharpton, race baiter and riotous agitator extraordinaire, or columnist Leonard Pitts, a self-proclaimed introvert who’s […]

Also posted in Darren Wilson, Guns, Michael Brown, Murder, Racism, Slavery

Donald Sterling v. Adam Silver

This story is in the collection “Basketball and Football”

Also posted in Adam Silver, Basketball, Doc Rivers, Donald Sterling, Jesse Jackson, John L. Sullivan, Los Angeles, Oprah Winfrey, Racism

Rev. Al Sharpton in the Pulpit

Later on we’ll talk about Al Sharpton the bold political activist and brazen race baiter, the man who strives to build communities and the one who’s addicted to public controversy.  Right now it’s Sunday morning and none of that matters.  Reverend Al has come to Bakersfield and is somewhere in the church.  The pews are […]

Also posted in George Thomas Clark, Racism

Imus, Sharpton, and Jackson Attend a Racists Anonymous Meeting

Don Imus – Hi, I’m Don, and I’m a racist and a disgraceful human being.  At least I’m a very thankful racist since I know any time I can walk into any room and find a group of people just like me, people who have a problem we can’t control.  Control is a cruel illusion.  […]

Also posted in Don Imus, Jesse Jackson, Racism