National Action Network

Erica Garner, daughter of slain cigarette seller Eric Garner, says comments she made about Rev. Al Sharpton in a video released by conservative activist James O’Keefe‘s…

NATIONAL “JUSTICE FOR ALL MARCH” Rally By Sheilah Belle Washington, D.C. — With the Reverend Al Sharpton, National Action Network, Founder & President, leading the way, thousands of people from all nationalities poured into Washington, D.C. and New York Saturday, to protest the recent grand jury decisions in the fatal deaths of Michael Brown in […]

(In picture: Mrs. Michael Cummings (r) presents Rev. Al Sharpton (2nd left) with his birthday cake with (l) Judge Greg Mathis and (2ndright) LBR’s Robert Bush.) Reverend Al Sharpton, founder of the National Action Network, hosted the standing room only 2014 African American Vanguard Awards reception recently. The event was created by Lord, Bush & […]

Thirteen organizations — which include the ACLU, NAACP, the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, National Action Network, and Rainbow Push Coalition — sent…

New York, NY — The National Action Network celebrated its annual Triumph Awards on Monday, June 2, 2014 celebrating the achievements and contributions of a…

With the Election 2012 season in full swing, we’d like to take a look at one of our key events featuring some of the nation’s top leaders and speakers not only encouraging the Greater Richmond area citizens to vote, but also the entire world. Check out official photos courtesy of Kecia Allen below from the […]

Richmond, VA — Virginia Union University’s (VUU) announced Monday that  Rev. Dr. Al Sharpton will speak at the school’s 113th commencement exercises on Saturday, May 12, 2012.   Sharpton, a radio and television talk show host, is the founder and president of the National Action Network (NAN).   Rear Admiral Barry C. Black (Ret) will […]

While folks like Cicely Tyson, Phylicia Rashad, Maya Angelou, Voncile Mallory (my mother) and others are gracefully aging, we younger folks aren’t doing as well.…