Seitu’s World: Rev. Jesse Jackson And Rev. Al Sharpton Celebrate Their Birthdays In Harlem

On Friday, October 22nd, 2021, Seitu was at the Rev. Jesse Jackson celebrates the eightieth birthday with civil rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton celebrating his sixty-seventh birthday at the National Action Network (NAN) in Harlem.

The birthday celebration also worked as a book signing in honor of civil rights leaders and social justice icons.

Elected officials stood with Sharpton and NAN as they saluted the work Jackson has done to advance civil rights.

Sharpton signed his book, “Rise Up: Confronting A Country at the Crossroads” newly released on paperback. Jackson will also be signed copies of his book, “Keeping Hope Alive.”

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Photograph credit: by Seitu Oronde.

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