NY Leaders Meet Sharpton To Mark King Holiday

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s civic leaders were gathering with the Rev. Al Sharpton to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

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U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Gov. Andrew Cuomo were among those scheduled to participate in Sharpton’s annual event at held at his National Action Network headquarters in Harlem.

There were several other city leaders slated to speak at the forum.

Sharpton held a breakfast event earlier Monday in Washington.

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  1. John says:

    hate this low life.

  2. ellen says:

    THIS IS FOR COMCAST!!! I DON’T LIVE IN NEW YORK!!! YOU CHANGED THE ZIP CODE ON MY COMPUTER WITHOUT MY PERMISSION AND THEN YOU STILL GIVE ME NY NEWS!!! HOW STUPID ARE YOU PEOPLE????

  3. Native Noo Yawker says:

    ni88er pig

  4. jerry says:

    With all due respect – and keeping this comment civil – how did this man come to embody Martin Luther Kings legacy to NYC’s leaders?

    1. 2gruesome2b says:

      too bad a giant like mlk jr.had to leave such self-serving destroyers of his dream as sharpton and jackson to take up his torch.

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