Sharpton vs NRA: Civil Rights Leader, Commentator Promises Protests

Rev. Al Sharpton: “I Will Protest Against the NRA”

The Rev. Al Sharpton

Rev. Al Sharpton is promising protests against the National Rifle Association.

After the recent tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut and the comments of NRA CEO and Executive Vice President Wayne La Pierre, Sharpton has vowed to put the pressure on the pro-gun organization.

“We need to get a real movement against those who get rich off the perpetuation of killing,” said the civil rights leader.

Sharpton mentioned the near murder of Democrat Gabrielle Giffords last year and the shootings at Virginia Tech.

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