Al Sharpton Quotes

You can’t give a man a blank check and then ask him why there’s no money in the bank.

Al Sharpton
Al Sharpton
  • Born: October 3, 1954
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Baptist Minister, Civil Rights/social Justice Activist, Radio Television Talk Show Host

Alfred Charles Sharpton Jr. is an American civil rights activist, Baptist minister, television/radio talk show host and a former White House adviser for President Barack Obama. In 2004, he was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. presidential election. He hosts his own radio talk show, Keepin' It Real, and he makes regular guest appearances cable news television. In 2011, he was named the host of MSNBC's PoliticsNation, a nightly talk show. In 2015, the program was shifted to Sunday mornings.