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Al Sharpton

"I wrestled with this, even over the last few days, as I sat and stood and walked in Louisiana, where I saw people ravaged, lives torn. I thought about the fact that we need a man that's strong enough to bring us through 9/11 but compassionate enough that if Katrina hits, will make sure that poor people are not the scapegoats of a natural disaster." Al Sharpton
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"Not only are we now getting convictions of police on misconduct, but actually for the conspiracy. This is a real blow to the blue wall of silence." Al Sharpton
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Police   

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"We're going to show up and turn around this country. This is not the end of the day, this is the beginning of a regeneration of a movement." Al Sharpton
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"At the Apollo, he asked me to come and stand in for him. He's like my father." Al Sharpton
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"This is not about what party you're part of. This is about right and wrong, ... the conscience of this nation." Al Sharpton
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Conscience   

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"It is good that one guy resigned. But we don't want resignations. We want arrests. We want prosecution." Al Sharpton
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"This is outright slaughter. If he was facing a firing squad, he would not have been shot 41 times." Al Sharpton
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"We have defeated Jim Crow, but now we have to deal with his son, James Crow Jr., esquire." Al Sharpton
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"Many in our community have to live in fear of both the cops and the robbers. What concrete steps would you take to end police brutality and racial profiling?" Al Sharpton
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Community   

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"Somebody had to bring the truth to the doorstep of this president." Al Sharpton
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Truth   

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"You ought to make one commitment in her name to yourself. You ought to resolve that you are going to do something that makes a difference because we're here because she made a difference." Al Sharpton
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Commitment   

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"but I also see him evolving into a new generation." Al Sharpton
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"She was truly the first lady of the human rights movement. The only thing worse than losing her is if we never had her." Al Sharpton
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Human Rights   

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"We blacks had problems in the '60s and we solved them by marching. We've still got problems -- let's march." Al Sharpton
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Problems   

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"You keep going after everything but who went after us, ... [His] head of missing persons, he can't find bin Laden. We don't know if Hussein is living or dead, and we can't find the weapons of mass destruction." Al Sharpton
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"I feel that it is our moral obligation to stand and to be courageous with these families, and particularly Cindy, that have become the conscience of this nation." Al Sharpton
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Obligation   

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"We hope to appeal to all sides to try and have some type of truce or cease-fire. We are not on either side. We are on the side of getting help for the children -- medical care as well for those that have been displaced." Al Sharpton
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Fire   

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"We cannot afford to put billions of dollars into foreign adventures while we watch schools crumble in the United States." Al Sharpton
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"The civil rights movement and the peace movement was not made from big names ... and I wanted to come on the anniversary with ordinary people that are doing what I think Dr. King would have wanted us to do today." Al Sharpton
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"Well, then let all of us speak." Al Sharpton
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Al Sharpton

"I'm not interested in being Archie Bunker, I'm looking forward to becoming George Bush." Al Sharpton
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