Conservatives Already Upset Over Sharpton Show

Conservatives are accusing the Rev. Al Sharpton of racism because of views expressed on his new show.

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The Rev. Al Sharpton (Getty)

It was bound to happen. It was clear that that the vintage and vocal Al Sharpton was going to emerge as soon as he inked a deal with MSNBC.

EURweb is reporting that conservatives are complaining that his show, Politics Nation, is racially biased after he aired a segment about states' rights.

Since activist Al Sharpton's MSNBC show "Politics Nation" debuted with a punctuated address regarding states' rights, BreitbartTV has been in a tizzy, crying racism. They say his thoughts about segregation, when it comes to the issue of states' rights, are out of line.

BreitbartTV and other conservative websites has decided to enlist a campaign of mockery against Sharpton since it was announced the radio host and long time civil rights leader was replacing the network's Cenk Uygur.

As Mediaite points out, BreitbartTV has consistently mocked Sharpton's delivery, and mockingly compared him to NBC News anchors over the years ...

Sharpton did premiere his show with his signature in-your-face style, attacking the current crop of GOP candidates, accusing them of wanting to bring America back to the 1960s.

He says they would like to see the US return to a near slave nation and that conservatives have been getting away with too much over the years ...

Read more at EURweb.

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