‘The Rejected Stone’ book excerpt: Sharpton says Shirley Chisholm faced misogyny from the movement

October 3, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Joy-Ann Reid  The following is an excerpt from “The Rejected Stone,” the new book by MSNBC host and National Action Network president Rev. Al Sharpton. I don’t think we’ve had an honest discussion about misogyny in the black community. I don’t think we’ve talked about the latent feelings of hostility many black men have toward black women, a misguided sentiment that black women somehow have t...

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