White folks was in caves while we was building empires… We taught philosophy and astrology and mathematics before Socrates and them Greek homos ever got around to it. — Rev. Al Sharpton in a 1994 speech at Kean College, NJ
Apparently the proper use of language was not what he was teaching. Or, tolerance of other lifestyles.
It is no measure of health to be well-adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
I'm sure he believes that too.
"If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man." - Mark Twain