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How Al Sharpton is using Obama, Ferguson and MSNBC to boost his influence
Al Sharpton is again working both sides of the street, and it’s paying off for him.
As he’s inserted himself into the tense situation in Ferguson, he’s had an assist from none other than the president of the United States.
And he continues to bask in the spotlight at MSNBC, where he uses his nightly cable show to advance the causes he fights for as a civil rights activist.