Friday, July 27, 2007 | 2:00 a.m. CDT;
updated 7:09 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008
ST. LOUIS — The Rev. Al Sharpton and five other speakers agreed Thursday at a national convention that closing the economic gap between blacks and whites is the most important issue facing blacks today.
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