PoliticsNation with Al Sharpton Sundays at 8AM

Help

... more Duration: {{video.duration.momentjs}}

PoliticsNation StoriesRSS

select from:

E.g., 6/26/2017
E.g., 6/26/2017
Victim to Roof: ‘I forgive you’

Victim to Roof: ‘I forgive you’

06/19/15 06:00PM

It was a rare and extraordinary scene at the bond hearing for 21- year-old Dylann Roof. He’s accused of murdering nine innocent people. Rev. Sharpton talks with Trymaine Lee, Rev. Gregory Eason and State Rep. David Mack for an update on the day’s events. watch

Remembering the Emanuel AME victims

Remembering the Emanuel AME victims

06/18/15 06:57PM

The victims from Wednesday night’s massacre ranged in age from age 26 to 87. Rev. Sharpton knew some of them. He reflects on those relationships and shares needs to happen in order to keep tragedies like this from happening in the future. watch

Emanuel AME’s legacy in Charleston

Emanuel AME’s legacy in Charleston

06/18/15 06:43PM

The founding of Emanuel AME Church in Charleston dates back almost 200 years ago. It’s the oldest AME congregation in the South and was at the heart of the slave rebellion in 1822. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke there. So did Booker T. Washington. watch

DOJ opens hate crime case in Charleston

DOJ opens hate crime case in Charleston

06/18/15 06:19PM

The 21-year-old suspected of killing nine people last night is on a plane headed back to South Carolina . Earlier today, Loretta Lynch said the Justice Dept. will open a hate crime investigation into the shooting. Candice Delong and Paul Butler have more. watch

FLOTUS fights obesity in America

FLOTUS fights obesity in America

06/17/15 06:57PM

A new headline from The Washington Post says the average American woman now weighs as much as a man from the 1960s. Men are a lot heavier too. Rev. Sharpton shares his own struggles with weight loss and its importance on his health and confidence. watch

Loretta Lynch sworn in as attorney general

Loretta Lynch sworn in as attorney general

06/17/15 06:44PM

President Obama praised Attorney General Loretta Lynch and the work she’s already doing on the job. The president spoke at a formal ceremony marking her takeover. Rev. Sharpton talks to Joe Madison for more. watch

Two competing visions for American fairness

Two competing visions for American fairness

06/17/15 06:00PM

Almost everyone running for president is talking about fairness, increasing opportunity and getting more people in the middle class. The big difference lies in what they plan to do about it. Jonathan Capehart and Heather McGhee weigh in. watch

FLOTUS in London speaks on education

FLOTUS in London speaks on education

06/16/15 06:57PM

Michelle Obama and her daughters were in London today. She went to Kensington Palace to meet with Prince Harry and talked education and a shared interest in supporting veterans, but it was her message to some young women that had people talking. watch

Rachel Dolezal breaks silence

Rachel Dolezal breaks silence

06/16/15 06:00PM

People around the country have been talking about race, identity and deception surrounding the Rachel Dolezal case. She finally broke her silence, just a day after resigning from the NAACP. Melissa Harris-Perry and Ann Morning join Rev. Sharpton for more. watch

Rachel Dolezal steps down from NAACP

Rachel Dolezal steps down from NAACP

06/15/15 06:47PM

The activist that was accused by her parents of lying about her race has resigned as the president of the NAACP chapter in Spokane, Washington. Rev. Sharpton talks to Jonathan Capehart for more. watch

Was Tamir Rice given a warning?

Was Tamir Rice given a warning?

06/15/15 06:16PM

The key question raised by a new report by a Cleveland prosecutor is whether or not Tamir Rice was given a warning before he was shot and killed by police last year. Rev. Sharpton talks to Areva Martin and Marq Claxton for more. watch

Jeb frames campaign on income inequality

Jeb frames campaign on income inequality

06/15/15 06:00PM

The big question of 2016 is: who will fight for income inequality? Monday, Jeb Bush voiced his opinion on the economy, but made no mention of ending poverty. Why? Rev. Sharpton talks to Tara Dowdell and Abby Huntsman for more. watch

‘Obamacare’ truthers debunked

‘Obamacare’ truthers debunked

06/12/15 06:44PM

Sometimes the GOP have a little trouble with facts. Remember the birthers? They didn’t believe the president was born here. Now we have the ‘Obamacare’ truthers. Rev. Sharpton talks to Dana Milbank for more. watch

Pages

About PoliticsNation with Al Sharpton

PoliticsNation is a Sunday morning news program hosted by Rev. Al Sharpton that features politicos to a-list entertainers, but also focuses on under-reported stories that need a national platform like education, voting, and criminal justice.

Rev. Al Sharpton - Radio Show

@politicsnation

National Action Network - PoliticsNation

Latest Book