Rev. Al Sharpton speaking at his National Action Network headquarters in East Harlem about reports that he was an FBI informant in the 1980s.
Mark Riley, journalist and political analyst, discusses recent revelations that Rev. Al Sharpton cooperated with the FBI to get information from one of New York's most notorious mafia crime families in the 1980s.
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