This morning, Al Sharpton appeared on “The Steve Harvey Morning Show” to discuss MSNBC’s partnership with the 2013 ESSENCE Festival.

The cable news network will broadcast live from the Festival from Friday, July 5 to Sunday, July 7. Both Sharpton and Harvey will appear on the Festival’s Empowerment Experience stage, which includes seminars and events designed to uplift women’s lives.

Listen to Sharpton’s interview:

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