Monday, September 1, 2014


Fred R. Conrad/The New York Times
He Has a Dream
President Obama, who once boldly and candidly addressed race, has outsourced the issue to the Rev. Al Sharpton.
August 27, 2014


Sharpton has also been such a force with New York’s mayor, Bill de Blasio, in the furor over the chokehold death of a black Staten Island man that The New York Post declared The Rev the de facto police commissioner. The White House and City Hall do not seem concerned about his $4.7 million in outstanding debt and liens in federal and state tax records, reported by The Post. Once civil rights leaders drew their power from their unimpeachable moral authority. Now, being a civil rights leader can be just another career move, a good brand.
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