Rev. Al Sharpton

Owner Bruce Levenson (left) of the Atlanta Hawks and his son cheer during a game against the Boston Celtics at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. (Source: Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hawks’ Owner To Sell Team Due To Inappropriate Email

Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson said Sunday he is selling his controlling interest in the team, in part due to an inflammatory email he said he wrote in an attempt “to bridge Atlanta’s racial sports divide.”

09/08/2014

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Success For Gun Owners & 2nd Amendment Defenders In 2014

Gun owners and defenders of the second amendment saw success during the 2014 Florida legislative session, but one battle is still being waged.

05/05/2014

Rev. Al Sharpton joined Trayvon Martin's father Tracy for a rally in Northwest Miami-Dade July 23, 2013. (CBS4)

Rev. Al Sharpton Joined Trayvon Martin’s Father In NW Dade Rally

A weeks and a half after a jury found his son’s shooter not guilty of second degree murder or manslaughter, Tracy Martin thanked the crowd assembled at the National Action Network’s Southeast Regional Civil Rights Revival and Conference for its continued support.

CBS4–07/23/2013

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Demands For Change Heard Coast To Coast

Rallies took place from coast to coast, Saturday, as people pressed for civil rights charges against George Zimmerman and for changes in the country’s self-defense laws.

07/20/2013

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Sharpton To Lead ‘Justice For Trayvon’ Rallies

The Rev. Al Sharpton will lead a national “Justice for Trayvon” day in 100 cities this weekend including Miami to press for federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman.

CBS Miami–07/17/2013

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“ID” Is Word Of The Day For Activists On Election Day Education

The Reverend Al Sharpton is in South Florida again Tuesday urging African American voters to get out and cast their ballots in the Primary Election. He says he’s worried they won’t turn out because of crackdowns implemented this year by the state.

CBS4–08/07/2012

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Protest In Ft. Laud. As Trayvon Martin Family Ask Feds To Investigate

Another protest over the shooting death of Trayvon Martin is scheduled to take place Monday in Fort Lauderdale. Organizers say the march will begin at 5:00 p.m. at Fort Lauderdale City Hall and will end at the BSO Public Safety Building.

CBS4–04/02/2012

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