Please disable your Ad Blocker to better interact with this website.

MenRec Videos

House Hearing Erupts After Rep. Gaetz Confronts Al Sharpton Over Anti-Semitic, Anti-White Remarks



NADLER: “The gentleman from Florida.”

GAETZ: “Thank you, Mr. Chairman. And Reverend Sharpton, your current MSNBC co-worker Joe Scarborough is my former congressman, and when Joe Scarborough served in the Congress he had quite a bit to say about your contribution to the national discussion. It was in the 106th Congress that Joe Scarborough filed House concurrent resolution 270 entitled ‘condemning the racist and anti-Semitic views of the Reverend Al Sharpton.’ Mr. Scarborough’s resolution began by saying ‘whereas the Reverend Al Sharpton has referred to members of the Jewish faith as blood-sucking Jews and Jew bastards.’ So my question to you is, does Mr. Scarborough’s assertion that you said these things, is that true or did you not say those things?”

SHARPTON: “They are patently untrue. I never said that.”

GAETZ: “Okay, well maybe — “

SHARPTON: “Can I finish my answer?”

GAETZ: “No, it’s actually my time, but you — “

SHARPTON: “I thought you raised the question.”

GAETZ: “So the next question — “

SHARPTON: “Can I answer the question?”

NADLER: “The witness — since aspersions were cast under witness, the witness will be — “

GAETZ: “No, I’m sorry, Mr. Chairman, aspersions weren’t cast. I asked the witness — “

SHARPTON: “You asked was it true that I said that.”

GAETZ: “I can’t reclaim my time, Mr. Chairman.”

NADLER: “The witness — you will have your time. The witness will be permitted to answer.”

SHARPTON: “You asked me was that true and the answer is no, that was not true. And as you know, Mr. Scarborough and I work very closely together, he comes to National Action Network conventions. I think he’s a great guy and we do each other shows often.”

GAETZ: “Mr. Scarborough also — “

NADLER: “Excuse me. The gentleman who’s — the timekeeper will add 30 seconds to Mr. Gaetz’s time.”

GAETZ: “Joe Scarborough then wrote ‘whereas the Reverend Al Sharpton has referred to members of the Jewish faith as white interlopers and diamond merchants.’ Have you ever referred to members of the Jewish faith as white interlopers or diamond merchants?”

SHARPTON: “No, sir. I referred to one in Harlem, an individual who I didn’t even know was Jewish, as an interloper and said I should never refer to his race. I said that I was against those that were using Apartheid diamonds and when I did funeral in Crown Heights in ‘91 because we were boycotting Oppenheimer and those that were selling diamonds from Apartheid South Africa — “

GAETZ: “Thank you — “

SHARPTON: “In the same sermon — I’m trying to finish my answer, sir. Am I allowed to finish my answer?”

GAETZ: “I’m allowed to reclaim my time.”

SHARPTON: “You asked a question and I’m answering it.”

GAETZ: “I got a few more.”

SHARPTON: “And I have a few more answers.”

GAETZ: “I can’t wait.”

SHARPTON: “Well, apparently you do because you don’t want me to answer. So, since you raised it, let me finish. I also talked about people — “


NADLER: “Everyone will suspend, please.”

GAETZ: “Mr. Scarborough continued, ‘whereas the Reverend Al Sharpton led a protest in the Crown Heights neighborhood and marched next to a protester with a sign that read the white man is the devil.’ Did you march next to a sign that — “

SHARPTON: “I have no recollection of that. I’ve marched in many things where there were signs that I did or did not agree with. And I would say that if I was aware of that I would have said that I would not want to have that sign.”

GAETZ: “ — the opportunity to question the witness and not just have him continue to — “

SHARPTON: “Well, then you shouldn’t ask me a question if you don’t want an answer.”

GAETZ: “I want to know if you said them, you could say yes or no — “

SHARPTON: “Well, I cannot answer, Mr. Chairman, on yes or no when he’s asking me whether or not — “

GAETZ: “The witness is obviously disrupting the committee.”

SHARPTON: “The witness — first of all, this has nothing to do with policing. Since he wants to — since wants to make the subject Joe Scarborough and I, then let me answer it — Joe Scarborough nor I, or members of the police department have anything to do with excessive force, but I’m loving to engage this if he lets me finish.”

NADLER: “What is outrageous is a matter of opinion. The gentleman controls the time.”

GAETZ: “Mr. Chairman, I — “

NADLER: “The gentleman controls the time.”

GAETZ: “So you’re not going to restore my time?”


GAETZ: “Joe Scarborough continues ‘the Reverend Al Sharpton’s fierce demagoguery incited violence, riots and murder in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn. You agree or disagree with that statement?”

SHARPTON: “As a matter of fact, the New York State did a extensive study on the Crown Heights, said I was not even there until after there was death of Yankel Rosenbaum, I was not even called by the family until the day after. We had nothing to do with it, when I came to Crown Heights, I lead the first nonviolent march there.”

GAETZ: “Are you really — fine. Mr. Sharpton, have you ever referred to African Americans who disagree with you as cocktail-sip Negros?”

SHARPTON: “I have.”

NADLER: “… may proceed.”

GAETZ: “Thank You, Mr. Chairman. have you ever referred to African Americans who disagree with you as yellow and then the n-word?”

SHARPTON: “I don’t know that. I’ve referred to people as names, I don’t know if it’s because they disagreed with me. But I have said things about blacks and whites, I’m glad you made it clear that I don’t only attack whites, thank you for that.”

GAETZ: “Have you ever said that — have you ever referred to African Americans who disagree with you as Negro militants?”

SHARPTON: “I didn’t know that was a derogatory statement.”

GAETZ: “I didn’t say it was, I just asked if you used it.”

Sharpton: I don’t know, I don’t recall

Gaetz: Have you ever said if the Jews want to get it on tell them to pin their yarmulkes back and come over to my house?

Sharpton: No, there was a man named motor-car levy who had been charged with some terrorists actually threatened to March on me and several activists in New Jersey and he said he was going to come deal with my hairstyle and I’m referring to his hairstyle. I said for him… depending, come on I was not talking about all Jews you know I said about Mordechai levy.

Gaetz: Have you said I’m in Hell already I’m in Israel.

Sharpton: Yeah because I would been threatened…

Rusty Weiss

Rusty Weiss is a freelance journalist focusing on the conservative movement and its political agenda. He has been writing conservatively charged articles for several years in the upstate New York area, and his writings have appeared in the Daily Caller, American Thinker,, Big Government, the Times Union, and the Troy Record. He is also Editor of one of the top conservative blogs of 2012, the Mental Recession.

Related Articles


  1. Hello there, just became alert to your blog through Google, and found that it’s really informative. I’m gonna watch out for brussels. I’ll be grateful if you continue this in future. Many people will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!

  2. I have been exploring for a little bit for any
    high-quality articles or blog posts on this sort of
    space . Exploring in Yahoo I finally stumbled upon this web
    site. Reading this information So i am glad to convey that I’ve an incredibly good uncanny feeling I came
    upon exactly what I needed. I such a lot surely will make sure to do not disregard this site and give it a glance regularly.
    0mniartist asmr

  3. I’m curious to find out what blog platform you’re utilizing?
    I’m experiencing some small security issues with my latest site and
    I would like to find something more secure. Do you have any recommendations?
    0mniartist asmr

  4. Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is essentially a game where you can do anything you want. SL is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you would like to see more you can see these Second Life articles and blogs

  5. Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a online game where you can do anything you want. Second life is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you want to see more you can see these Second Life articles and blogs

  6. Excellent article. Keep writing such kind of info
    on your site. Im really impressed by it.
    Hello there, You have done a great job. I will certainly digg it and in my opinion recommend to my friends.

    I am sure they will be benefited from this web site.

  7. I’m extremely impressed with your writing skills and also with the layout on your blog.
    Is this a paid theme or did you customize it yourself? Either way keep up the nice quality writing, it’s rare to see a great blog like this one these days.

  8. Hey there! Do you know if they make any plugins to assist with SEO?
    I’m trying to get my blog to rank for some
    targeted keywords but I’m not seeing very good results.
    If you know of any please share. Kudos!

  9. each time i used to read smaller posts that also clear their motive, and
    that is also happening with this post which I am reading at this time.

  10. Thank you, I have recently been searching for info about this topic for a long time and yours
    is the best I have came upon till now. But, what in regards to the conclusion? Are you sure
    about the supply?

  11. fantastic issues altogether, you just won a logo new reader.
    What could you suggest in regards to your put up that you made
    some days in the past? Any positive?

  12. scoliosis
    Thank you for the good writeup. It if truth be told was once
    a amusement account it. Look complicated to far delivered agreeable from you!

    By the way, how can we be in contact? scoliosis

  13. scoliosis
    You really make it seem really easy with your presentation but
    I in finding this matter to be actually one thing that I feel
    I would never understand. It kind of feels too
    complicated and extremely broad for me. I am taking a look ahead for your next submit, I will try to get the grasp of it!

  14. scoliosis
    Heya i am for the first time here. I came across this board and I to
    find It truly helpful & it helped me out a lot. I’m hoping to give something again and aid others like you helped me.

  15. Great blog here! Also your website loads up very
    fast! What host are you using? Can I get your affiliate link to your host?
    I wish my website loaded up as fast as yours lol

  16. Hi, I do think this is a great blog. I stumbledupon it
    😉 I am going to return yet again since i have book-marked it.
    Money and freedom is the best way to change, may you be rich and continue to guide other people.

  17. I do trust all of the ideas you’ve introduced for your post.
    They’re really convincing and can certainly work. Still, the posts are too brief for newbies.
    May you please lengthen them a bit from next time? Thank you for the

  18. Definitely believe that which you said. Your favourite
    justification seemed to be on the web the simplest factor to be aware of.

    I say to you, I definitely get annoyed while other people think about
    worries that they just don’t recognize about.

    You controlled to hit the nail upon the top and also outlined out the entire thing without having side effect , people
    could take a signal. Will likely be back to get more. Thank you

  19. Hey there! I’m at work surfing around your blog from my new iphone 3gs!
    Just wanted to say I love reading your blog and look forward to all
    your posts! Keep up the great work!

  20. I’m impressed, I have to admit. Rarely do I encounter a blog that’s both educative
    and amusing, and let me tell you, you have hit the nail on the head.
    The issue is something which too few people are speaking intelligently about.
    I am very happy I found this during my search for something regarding this.

  21. Definitely imagine that which you said. Your favourite reason appeared to be
    at the net the easiest factor to remember of. I say to you, I definitely get irked while other people think about concerns that they plainly don’t understand about.
    You controlled to hit the nail upon the highest as smartly as defined
    out the whole thing with no need side-effects , folks can take a
    signal. Will probably be again to get more. Thank you

  22. My brother recommended I might like this blog. He was totally right.
    This post actually made my day. You can not imagine simply how much time I had spent for this info!

  23. Link exchange is nothing else but it is simply placing the other person’s weblog link on your page at suitable place and other
    person will also do similar in favor of you.

  24. My brother suggested I might like this blog. He was once
    entirely right. This submit truly made my day.
    You can not believe just how so much time I had spent for this info!

  25. I know this if off topic but I’m looking into starting my own blog and was wondering what all
    is needed to get setup? I’m assuming having a blog like yours would cost a pretty penny?
    I’m not very internet savvy so I’m not 100% certain. Any recommendations
    or advice would be greatly appreciated. Thank you

  26. Very nice post. I simply stumbled upon your blog and wanted to mention that
    I have really enjoyed surfing around your weblog posts.
    After all I will be subscribing to your rss feed and I am hoping
    you write once more very soon!

  27. My developer is trying to convince me to move to .net from PHP.
    I have always disliked the idea because of the expenses.
    But he’s tryiong none the less. I’ve been using
    WordPress on numerous websites for about a year and am anxious about switching
    to another platform. I have heard very good things
    about Is there a way I can import all my wordpress content into it?
    Any help would be greatly appreciated!

  28. I believe this is among the most important information for me.
    And i’m satisfied studying your article. However should commentary
    on some common issues, The web site taste is perfect, the
    articles is in reality excellent : D. Good activity, cheers scoliosis surgery scoliosis surgery

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button