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While Rev. Al Sharpton, left, listens, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks during the opening ceremonies of the National Action Network convention in New York, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. The 16th annual convention will run through April 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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While Rev. Al Sharpton, left, listens, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks during the opening ceremonies of the National Action Network convention in New York, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. The 16th annual convention will run through April 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

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