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  1. Media Gives George Zimmerman the Hero Treatment

    3:10 pm 7/22/2013

    Reports that the Florida man, acquitted in Trayvon Martin's killing, rescued a family aired on several networks that had been criticized for their coverage.Read more

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  2. Jay Z, Beyonce Attend Trayvon Martin Rally in New York

    4:56 pm 7/20/2013

    Organizer Al Sharpton says Jay Z told him "We all feel the pain and apprehension -- the law must protect everybody, or it doesn't protect anybody."Read more

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  3. Activist Shareholders Target MSNBC During Comcast's Annual Meeting (Audio)

    7:37 am 5/15/2013

    CEO Brian Roberts is asked: "Why would a conservative person in any state want their money to go pay for Al Sharpton’s salary?"Read more

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  4. Conservatives Plan Anti-MSNBC Protest at Comcast Shareholders Meeting

    6:59 pm 5/7/2013

    A tea-party group has invited 60,000 activists in Philadelphia to express their displeasure with the left-leaning network directly to Comcast CEO Brian Roberts when he meets investors there next week.Read more

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  5. GOP's Latest Ad Uses Video From Televised Debate (Video)

    4:17 pm 10/4/2012

    "Smirk," as the ad is known, was being touted by Rush Limbaugh and other conservative media personalities on Thursday.Read more

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  6. Al Sharpton to Deliver Eulogy at Rodney King Funeral

    8:25 am 6/30/2012

    The civil rights leader and MSNBC host will speak at the Hollywood Hills burial of the late 47-year old.Read more

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  7. Rev. Al Sharpton to Be Honored at BET Awards

    5:11 pm 6/14/2012

    The longtime political activist will be presented with the Humanitarian Award during the Samuel L. Jackson-hosted event.Read more

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  8. NBC News Fires Third Employee Over Doctored 911 Call in Trayvon Martin Controversy

    12:45 pm 5/3/2012

    The network's coverage of the George Zimmerman-Trayvon Martin controversy costs reporter Lilia Luciano her job less than two weeks after the firing of Jeff Burnside.Read more

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  9. 'Soul Train' Fans Dance on Broadway to Celebrate Late Creator, Don Cornelius

    8:54 am 2/5/2012

    Less than a week after Cornelius, 75, died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, fans of the '70s dance show, including the Rev. Al Sharpton, met in New York to honor him and boogie through Harlem.Read more

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