HomeMedia BiasSharpton’s Activism, Paid For By Cable Customers ©2015 Black & Right July 21, 2013 Media Bias, Politics, Race 2 Comments Do you think it right for an activist to use his position as a paid, media pundit with his own show on a cable news channel to promote his “not-for-profit(?)” causes? Sharpton has free speech rights Sharpton should keep both roles separate View Results Loading ... Nelson Garcia Upon Obama’s election and re-election, most white liberals kept thinking: Oh what a transformative thing we have done, we are truly the angels of America. Most blacks thought: “time to get ours.” Al’s just getting his. He knows the goodie ride won’t last forever. Tallyman Sharpton’s “not for Profits” work for Sharpton’s profit to pay his expenses and generate income to Sharpton when he provides his “services” The IRS is a political tool.