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

    Friday Jan 23 | 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 ...

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

    Monday Jan 19 | 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.

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  3. 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 ...

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  4. 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 ...

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

    Dec 7, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... 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 ...

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  6. 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 ...

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  7. 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 ...

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  8. Could JFK be a Democrat today?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Herald Gazette

    ... to pay higher taxes to support the goals of another group gets tossed in the basket. It also helps a lot if Jesse Jackson can write a snarky couplet. But, Kennedy saw it differently: "No American is ever made better off by pulling a fellow American ...

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  9. Hip-Hop Is Failing UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | River Front Times

    ... Al Sharpton does. Chief Keef's perspective on how to handle police brutality is more politically correct than Jesse Jackson's. For pseudo street-intellectuals like myself, Killer Mike is the mainstream voice we have selected to vicariously live ...

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  10. Darrell Hammond becomes 'SNL' announcerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... impressions of Sean Connery, Bill Clinton, Chris Matthews, Donald Trump, Regis Philbin, Tim Russert, the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Al Gore. In 2006, "SNL" honored Hammond with a best-of special, the first time a current cast member was saluted in that ...

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  11. Darrell Hammond named Don Pardo's replacement on 'Saturday Night Live'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Newsday

    Darrell Hammond appeared on "Saturday Night Live" from 1995-2009. He was known for his impersonations of Bill Clinton , Regis Philbin and Jesse Jackson.

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  12. ...President warns against dependencyRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | Trinadad Express

    ... civil rights vanguard in the United States that included the Reverend Dr Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X, and Jesse Jackson. He also recalled one of his predecessors, former president Arthur NR Robinson, who he hailed as the grandfather of the ...

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  13. Rapid Response: Police, tactics and FergusonRapid Response: Police,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | Journal and Courier

    ... in my book. Unfortunately there is no defense against opportunistic parasites (the usual suspects being Jesse Jackson, Al Sharpton, etc.) and out-of-town looters who come in and stir the pot. a The gear doesn't matter - it's intimidating, but maybe ...

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  14. Remember "SNL" announcer Don Pardo by watching his best appearancesRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Salon

    ... "Zappa in New York." Listen to Pardo at the 1:19 mark in this video: A classic sketch from the Reagan era, Jesse Jackson busts his comedic chops with Gary Kroger, Julia Louis Dreyfus and Mary Gross in this game show parody. Giving Pardo an unlikely ...

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  15. Obama's Racism for Fun and ProfitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... happened in an election year. So did the Michael Brown case. There's no need to belabor how Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson profit from the racism industry. Even the crowds booing them in Ferguson know that by now. Both men became irrelevant dinosaurs ...

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  16. Savant's Great WordsRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | TruthSeeker24's anti-N.W.O. corner

    ... observe both Malcolm X and Martin King doing this many times. -Savant ______________ I'd add Clarence Thomas. Jesse Jackson did have a record of civil rights activism at a time when it could have cost him his life. But he's not doing much now. Roy ...

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  17. Reviewing the Essence Festival's first 20 years: Kanye, Beyonce ruled, R. Kelly didn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... as a celebration of the magazine's 25th anniversary. The first "party with a purpose" presented the Rev. Jesse Jackson , Harvard's Cornel West , U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters , and attorney Johnnie Cochran at its daytime empowerment seminars. The evening ...

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