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  1. Cleveland: The Verdict This TimeRead the original story

    Monday | Counterpunch

    ... all of those cumbersome steps and simply shoot any "out of order" black face (or back) they encounter. Ah, but Jesse Jackson thinks President Obama should offer a comforting word or two about this matter Cleveland (as opposed to ordering his newly ...


  2. Louis Farrakhan Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | KSMB-FM Lafayette

    ... the head of the World Community of al-Islam and Farrakhan becomes head of the NOI. December 1983 - Accompanies Jesse Jackson and other clergy to Syria to negotiate the release of U.S. Navy pilot Lt. Robert O. Goodman. 1984 - Supports Jesse Jackson's ... 14 comments

  3. The Self-Inflicted Fall of Cornel WestBy Barrett Holmes PitnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    ... the black community. West was not the only person to challenge Obama's place within the black community - Jesse Jackson had some very choice words for Obama too - but he is one of the few whose perspective has not evolved with the passage of time, ...


  4. Bella Thorne dons ripped skinny jeans and matching sheer white top...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Jesse Jackson Jr released from prison after serving nearly 17 months for spending $750,000 in congressional campaign funds on himself and his wife Flying visit! Bella Thorne dons ripped skinny jeans and a matching sheer white top as she arrives back from New York to LAX airport with her dog She only flew out to New York on Wednesday morning, but Bella Thorne was back in Los Angeles that same day. The actress was spotted in the same outfit from her outgoing flight as she arrived at LAX airport with her pooch right beside her.


  5. ChicagoMourners remember Rev. Willie T. Barrow, civil rights icon...Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... she could resist. Barrow chose to fight for what she knew was right, even at age 12, her longtime friend Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. told mourners at her funeral Friday. "She organized her classmates, confronted the driver and fought for what she knew in ...


  6. Rev. Willie Barrow Dead: Front-Line Civil Rights Fighter, Dies At 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Switched

    Reverends Barrow, Meeks and other Rainbow/PUSH Coalition board members rallied behind the Reverend Jesse Jackson publicly after a board meeting to discuss how to handle damage control at J CHICAGO -- The Rev. Willie Barrow, a front-line civil rights fighter for decades and a mentor to younger generations of activists, died Thursday in Chicago.


  7. World Premiere of The Darrell Hammond Project, One-Man Show About ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Playbill

    ... by a single cast member. His impressions included Bill Clinton, Regis Philbin, Dan Rather, John Travolta , Jesse Jackson, Richard Dreyfus, Jay Leno, Donald Trump and Sean Connery . He has also appeared on screen in "Comedy Central Presents: Darrell ...


  8. Ernie Banks walks off the field before a baseball gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... the Cubs would go all the way." "He was one of the great crossover baseball players of his day," The Rev. Jesse Jackson said. "His personality was a racial bridge builder. He treated all people with dignity and respect. He never stopped reaching out ...


  9. Re: Should Only Dark-Skinned People Be Considered "Black"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | NewsOne

    If I were locked in a room with Jesse Jackson and Soledad O'Brien and given a gun with exactly 1 bullet, I'd probably blow my own brains out because no matter which of those two I shot, I'd still be stuck with the other one. However, in the new and inane argument which has arisen apparently because Jesse slighted Ms.


  10. EXCLUSIVE: Dominique Sharpton was 'born into' activismRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... she met Sharpton, who at the time was Brown's road manager. (Sharpton and Jordan separated in 2004.) The Rev. Jesse Jackson and boxing legend Don King are Dominique's godfathers, while Betty Shabazz, Malcolm X's wife, was her godmother. Dominique ...


  11. Time to take a stand against Obamaa s racism | by Larry KlaymanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Sonoran News

    ... the likes of Attorney General Eric Holder and black activist colleagues and friends like Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson, he runs a divisive racist cabal that is designed to tear the nation apart at its seams. In so doing, they hope to create enough ...


  12. The New Faces of Black LeadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 |

    ... we bind together as a community, and uplift one of our own. The pervasive presence of Rev. Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson is soon after felt, mediating between lawyers and law enforcement, posing for cameras, entertaining reporters and providing ...


  13. Jewish voters waking up to GOP's appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Hill

    ... but the party is no longer the heir to FDR and JFK. The ideals of George McGovern, Jimmy Carter and Jesse Jackson dominate the modern day party. Even though the majority of American Jewry is still in denial, 21st century elections reveal more Jewish ...


  14. Words of great wisdom from Norman "Those ruly repellent Miami Cubans" BirnbaumRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Babalu Blog

    ... attention to an eminent scholar and Democratic party consultant (he "advised" the JFK, Carter, Ted Kennedy and Jesse Jackson campaigns) named Norman Birnbaum (seen in recent pic top left) who wore his anti-Cuban exile bigotry on his very ...