Reverend Al Sharpton speaks during National Action Network 2019 convention at Sheraton Times Square, April 2019 (Shutterstock).
President Donald Trump is continuing his racist tirades directed at key members of the Black community. On July 29, the president assailed Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD) and accused Rev. Al Sharpton of being a “con man” who hate police and white people.
“I have known Al for 25 years. Went to fights with him & Don King, always got along well. He ‘loved Trump!’ He would ask me for favors often. Al is a con man, a troublemaker, always looking for a score. Just doing his thing. Must have intimidated Comcast/NBC,” Trump wrote along with a retweet from Sharpton’s account. “Hates Whites & Cops!”
He continued: “Al Sharpton would always ask me to go to his events. He would say, ‘it’s a personal favor to me.’ Seldom, but sometimes, I would…
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