Sharpton: Longtime NAACP Board Chairman Julian Bond Was 'Champion For Human Rights'The Rev. Al Sharpton on Sunday called civil rights activist Julian Bond “a trailblazer for equality and inclusion” and a “champion for human rights.”
Activist Who Cradled Malcolm X After Shooting Dies At 93Civil rights activist and former Harlem resident Yuri Kochiyama, whose photograph famously appeared in Life magazine showing her cradling the head of Malcom X moments after he was shot, has died of natural causes in her Berkeley, California home.
Belafonte: De Blasio 'Has Been There For Us, And Now We Are There For Him'Musician and civil rights activist Harry Belafonte announced Tuesday that he is supporting Bill de Blasio for mayor.
Sharpton Announces Book Deal, Capital PlanThe working title is "Mountain Highs and Valley Lows" and additional details are scheduled to be announced later this month.