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Humiliation: Al Sharpton, Betrayed by Protege, Faces Embarrassingly Low Turnout for Inaugural March

Humiliation: Al Sharpton, Betrayed by Protege, Faces Embarrassingly Low Turnout for Inaugural March

2016 Election, US News
As we all know, a few days ago Al Sharpton announced that he would be marching on Washington on Martin Luther King Day to protest Donald Trump. However, something unexpected has happened for him that could ruin his little march. Sharpton’s “We shall not be moved” has interested less than 1000 people on Facebook, thanks to a “rival” event- the Women’s March on Washington. Now this march has a lot more people, reportedly 175,000 RSVPs, with an additional 250,000 people saying they are interested in participating as well. VIA Mr. Conservative: Sharpton likely feels betrayed by the Women’s March, since two of it’s key organizers are proteges of his who were both former executive directors of National Action Network, the civil-rights nonprofit Sharpton founded in 1991. The Women’s Marc