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  1. Sour grapes in FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... and was shot in the back. All were blatant lies. No one was surprised that Barrack Obama, Eric Holder, Jesse Jackson, and Al Sharpton, in conjunction with local Ferguson revolutionaries and their water-carrying mass media, incited rioting and ...

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  2. On Native GroundTHE Sudden Death of a Small TownRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | American Reporter

    ... them. As the news was released, angry family members arrived to check on the gravesides of their loved ones. Jesse Jackson made an impromptu statement expressing his ire and saying, "there's a special place in hell" for those accused in this alleged ...

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  3. On Native GroundTHE Sudden Death of a Small TownRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | American Reporter

    ... them. As the news was released, angry family members arrived to check on the gravesides of their loved ones. Jesse Jackson made an impromptu statement expressing his ire and saying, "there's a special place in hell" for those accused in this alleged ...

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  4. Will Media Apologize for Calling Scott Walker an Un-American Racist Dictator?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | NewsBusters.org

    ... by MSNBC's Joe Scarborough. Scarborough's MSNBC colleague Ed Schultz called his budget "racist," and invited Jesse Jackson to compare him to the segregationist Governor George Wallace. ABC's Diane Sawyer and NBC's Brian Williams compared the ...

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  5. "You can't cook with cold grease"Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Big Apple

    ... Larry Holmes (in 1988) and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. (in 2011 and 2013), and by boxing promoter Don King (2001). Jesse Jackson said "you can't cook with cold grease" in 1986, but the expression has not been found in cookbooks. Wikipedia: Aaron Pryor ...

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  6. A peek at the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Legal Record

    ... run, Carole Mosley Braun's successful 1992 U.S. Senate campaign as well as campaign buttons from the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1980 presidential effort. "Those items have become very collectible to the rest of the country," Campbell said. "People who ...

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  7. Current aldermen hold edge in first election under new City Council mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Chicago Tribune

    ... in early 2013 following the resignation of Jackson, who was convicted along with her husband, ex-U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., on corruption charges. Holmes is in an eight-person contest that includes Keiana Barrett, who was former Ald. Sandi ...

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  8. Maureen McDonnell and the changing image of the political wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Washington Post

    ... roster of political spouses who get mixed up in real or perceived mutual wrongdoing. Jailed former congressman Jesse Jackson Jr.'s (D-Ill.) wife, Sandi, makes the cut. Even when there is no sex involved, women, some who are, in fact, guilty, seem to ...

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  9. Jesse Jackson Jr. cana t escape the Federal Election CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Washington Post

    Former congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. is no exception. Seems the disgraced Illinois Democrat - charged in 2013 with misusing campaign money to spend extravagantly on items, such as a gold Rolex watch, a Michael Jackson -owned fedora and an Eddie Van Halen guitar, as well as top-dollar travel and fancy dinners - hasn't filed a campaign finance report with the Federal Election Commission since the end of 2012, according to FEC documents. 2 comments

  10. In the Loop: FEC not letting Jesse Jackson Jr. off the hook just because he's in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Washington Post

    As the Loop has reported , going to jail does not mean you get a "Get Out of Campaign Finance Reporting" card. Former Democratic congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. is no exception.

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  11. Being a Democrat and Dishonest, a Learned BehaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Townhall

    With the announcement that the winners of the 2014 Little League World Series, the all black 'Jackie Robinson West' team based out of Chicago had improperly and against the rules recruited youths from other areas, basically padding their roster with ineligible 'ringers' in order to win the championship, the Little League governing body stripped the 'Jackie Robinson West' team of their title. True to fashion, Democratic Party members flocked to the team's defense, including the expected claims of racism from Jesse Jackson.

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  12. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Lucianne.com

    ... Mr. Obama of abuse of power made clear that they did not wish to take responsibility for the new war The Rev. Jesse Jackson once again rallied for the embattled Jackie

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  13. Little League made right decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | O-R Online

    ... this as a teaching moment and told the kids about the importance of fair play and that cheaters never win. Jesse Jackson showed up and threatened a lawsuit. He talked about how hard the JRW boys worked and, then, he asked the big question. Oh, I ...

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  14. Our View: McSweeney's term limits amendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Northwest Herald

    ... responsibility for their actions and exploiting the kids on the team in the process by involving the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Father Michael Pfleger. Thumbs up: To Lake in the Hills for equipping its police officers with Narcan, a medication that can ...

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  15. When it comes to cheating in sports, the kids learned from the prosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Los Angeles Times

    Brandon Green, a catcher and pitcher for the Jackie Robinson West Little League baseball team, is embraced by civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson after a news conference on Wednesday.

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  16. Son of Robinson West founder: 'You were with us then ... be with us now'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Hometown Annapolis

    ... at team officials or at a rival coach whose complaints led to the action. Some people, including the Rev. Jesse Jackson and the Rev. Michael Pfleger, have suggested that the Little League came down hard on the team because all the players are black. ...

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  17. Little League volunteer says he had obligation to blow whistle on Jackie Robinson teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | PennLive.com

    ... "I feel it was appropriate," he said. There are some in Chicago, including Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Rev. Jesse Jackson, who want Little League to reverse its decision. Little League says it is sticking by it. The country fell in love with the ...

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  18. UPDATE x1: Vice Chair of Illinois Constitution Party posts provocative comment about Jesse JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Illinoisreview

    Don Stone, vice-chairman of the Constitution Party of Illinois , posted a story on Facebook Friday morning about Rev. Jesse Jackson and the Jackie Robinson West Little League baseball team.

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  19. Little League champs cry foul over stripped titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | SLAM! Sports

    Civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson looks on as Brandon Green , a catcher and pitcher for the Jackie Robinson West Little League baseball team, listens as his mother Venisa speaks at a press conference on February 11, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.

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  20. 4 U.S. House Democrats from Illinois consider a challenge to Sen. Mark KirkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Chicago Tribune

    ... not even two years into her time in Congress, having won a special election in April 2013 to fill the seat of Jesse Jackson Jr., now in federal prison. Kelly, asked if it's too soon to try for a bigger job, pointed to another Illinois politician: ...

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