Al Sharpton

Born in Brooklyn in 1954, the Reverend Al Sharpton preached his first sermon at the age of four, and soon became famous as the “wonderboy preacher,” even touring with gospel singer Mahalia Jackson. A well known civil rights activist, he ran for the senate from New York as well as mayor of New York City. In 2004 he was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for president. A charismatic speaker, he lectures widely and frequently appears on major media talk shows.


Date Recorded Program Title Handle
2006: 02/13 Coretta & Martin, Katrina & Bush SHAL001