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Sharpton, Al

Overview
Works: 86 works in 121 publications in 1 language and 6,037 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  Case studies  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Documentary films  Popular music  Funk (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: HV636 2005.L8, 363.349220976090511
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Al Sharpton Publications by Al Sharpton
Most widely held works by Al Sharpton
When the levees broke a requiem in four acts by Spike Lee ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world watched in horror as Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans on August 29, 2005. Many were shocked, not only by the scale of the disaster, but the slow, inept and disorganized response of the emergency and recovery efforts. Structured into four acts, each dealing with a different aspect of the events that preceded and followed Katrina's catastrophic passage through New Orleans. Tells the heartbreaking personal stories of those who endured this harrowing ordeal and survived to tell the tale
Independent Black leadership in America : Minister Louis Farrakhan, Dr. Lenora B. Fulani, Reverend Al Sharpton by Louis Farrakhan ( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tha funk capital of the world by Bootsy Collins ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and legendary funk bassist Bootsy Collins presents his first album of new material in four years, featuring a star-studded lineup of musicians and cultural luminaries including Snoop Dogg, George Clinton, Ice Cube, and the Reverend Al Sharpton, just to name a few
Giuliani time the man who would be president ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An examination of Rudy Giuliani's rise to power, his policies, and his political life in New York City
If I die tonight ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the shooting of Amadou Diallo by four members of the New York City Police Department Street Crimes Unit. Filmmaker Seyi heard chants on the street from heartbroken and enraged voices, and quickly realized there are two sides to every story and the truth is often found where you least expect it
The Black list [volume 1] by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"As a new chapter begins in this country, The Black List offers a dynamic and never-before-heard perspective from achievers of color. This series of inspired - and inspiring - observations on African American life in the 21st century forms a roll call of some of the most compelling politicians, writers, thinkers and performers ever to tackle their fields of endeavor." - Container
Campaign 2004 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents speeches from Democratic and Republican National Conventions of 2004
Al on America by Al Sharpton ( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The controversial founder and president of the National Action Network, who has dedicated his life to battling injustice and discrimination, from the Million Man March to protesting Navy bombing exercises in Puerto Rico, offers a groundbreaking, thought-provoking, and rousing vision of the "New" America--a place where everyone is equal
The historymakers. Faith ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Russell Simmons higher self series. This second volume centers on the importance of faith in both oneself and a higher being to achieve the impossible. Through a series of real-life stories and experiences, explore the strength of faith
Beyond the dream VII a celebration of Black history : the vanishing black male, saving our sons ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A live, interactive satellite videoconference that examines the African-American male crisis and presents solutions and programs that work
Great speeches ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents significant speeches, each with an introduction detailing the time, place, and events surrounding it
Forum on African American issues since September 11 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a forum titled 'Where Do We Go from Here?: Chaos or Community? Black America's Vision for Healing, Harmony, and Higher Ground, ' black leaders talked about African-American issues since the September 11 attacks"--Containers
State of the Black Union ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Participants spoke about issues facing the African-American community and how stances on these issues taken by the Republican and Democratic parties would affect their vote. Issues include law enforcement, prison policy, education, economic development in urban and poor areas, and need for strong community organization; questions from the audience were answered
The history makers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of first hand accounts and archival footage of contemporary African American high achievers
XXI Century ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks back at issues of war and patriotism in the later half of the 20th century in America. David Cline, Vietnam war veteran and president of Veterans for Peace, remembers the Vietnam war along with others, including the notorious "chicken-hawks" who tell how they succeeded in avoiding going to war. Nelson Mandela reflects on the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombs while Hiroshima survivors remember the tragic event. With the help of Noam Chomsky and Howard Zinn, political activists of the 1960s revisit the anti-war movement
A prophet from Harlem speaks : sermons & essays by Wyatt Tee Walker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rejected stone : Al Sharpton and the path to American leadership by Al Sharpton ( Book )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lord knows, Reverend Al has had his personal and very public ups and downs, but he has com out bigger and better than ever. Though the host of MSNBCs PoliticsNation is as fiery and outspoken as ever about the events and issues that matter most, he has learned that the only way we can get it right as a nation is by getting it right from within. In this his first book in over a decade, Reverend Al will take you behind the scenes of some unexpected places, from officiating Michael Jacksons funeral, hanging out with Jay-Z and President Barack Obama at the White House, to taking charge of the Trayvon Martin case. He will discuss how he came to his unexpected conclusions in such areas as immigration, gay rights, religion and the family. But at the heart of this book is an intimate discussion of his own personal evolution from street activist, pulpit provocateur and civil rights leader to the man his is today, one hundred pounds slimmer and according to the New York Observer, the most thoughtful voice on cable
State of Black America forum ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forum designed to present a public "think tank" for analyzing critical challenges facing the African-American community; panelists spoke about education, racial profiling, the contested Florida election, faith-based social services, drugs, and other topics. This forum was part of the symposium, State of the Black Union: Its About Us
Who's really on the Lord's side : four decades of Gospel ministry by Timothy Wright ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African American issues & the Democratic Party ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Participants spoke about issues facing the African-American community and how stances on these issues taken by the Republican and Democratic parties would affect their vote. Issues include law enforcement, prison policy, education, economic development in urban and poor areas, and need for strong community organization; questions from the audience were answered
 
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English (70)
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