Black radio host: Sharpton is ‘black pawn’ for ‘white masters,’ Obama ‘bought and paid for’

Black radio host: Sharpton is ‘black pawn’ for ‘white masters,’ Obama ‘bought and paid for’

Legendary TV talk show host Byron Allen went on CNN’s “Reliable Sources” Sunday to discuss his ongoing racial discrimination lawsuit against Comcast and Al Sharpton.

He called Sharpton a “black pawn” perpetuating “financial genocide” on the black community, and bashed President Barack Obama for protecting donors that discriminate against blacks.

ALLEN: Al Sharpton is not important. He’s nothing more than a black pawn in a very sophisticated white economic chess game. He’s being used by his white masters at Comcast and AT&T. He just needs to shut up and get in the bleachers. What we have to do is get the corporations to understand you must include African-American owned media. We have to stop the financial genocide against the black community.

HOST BRIAN STELTER: You understand how offensive this sounds to someone like Al Sharpton.

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