Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Tag: Jesse Jackson

Jesse Jackson Takes on Lack Of Diversity...

Rev. Jesse Jackson plans to lead a delegation to the Hewlett Packard annual shareholders meeting on Wednesday to bring attention to Silicon Valley's poor...

Jesse Jackson Praises Dennis Rodman For Diplomacy...

Two-time presidential candidate Rev. Jesse Jackson turned to Twitter on Monday to offer words of encouragement to former NBA player Dennis Rodman's "diplomatic" trips...

Jesse Jackson Compares ‘Duck Dynasty’ Star to...

Jesse Jackson shared his opinion on “Duck Dynasty” star Phil Robertson, saying that the reality star is worse than the bus driver who ordered...

Rev. Jesse Jackson to Mediate Colombia Hostage...

The Reverend Jesse Jackson said Saturday that he accepted a request from leftist Colombian rebels to mediate the release of an American hostage in...

Cornel West: Obama’s King Anniversary Speech ‘Pretty...

Reflecting on addresses at the 50th Anniversary Commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech, Professor Cornel West lamented how the...

More Killings in Chicago as Leaders Plan...

As three men are killed and nine others wounded in Chicago within the past 24 hours, a former Chicago native is coming back to...

Dissenters File Suit Against Michigan’s Emergency Manager...

Opponents of Michigan’s emergency manager filed a lawsuit Thursday charging that Public Act 436 is a violation the federal Voting Rights Act. The suit...

Jesse Jackson Calls for Protest as Detroit...

Newly appointed Detroit Financial Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr began his job Monday of re-stabilizing the city’s struggling finances, at the same time that the...

Jesse Jackson Eulogizes Chavez, Praises Service to...

When Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez was laid to rest yesterday in Caracas, ironically it was American civil rights leader Jesse Jackson who eulogized the...

Epic Records Apologizes For Lil Wayne’s Vulgar...

Music executives are scrambling to remove from the Internet a leaked song in which rapper Lil Wayne compares a sexual act to the death...

Obama to Return to Chicago After State...

President Obama will return to Chicago Friday to address the city’s rampant gun violence, according to a statement from the White House. First lady...

Plea Deal For Jesse Jackson Jr. Includes...

A rumored plea deal for former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) may include a lengthy prison sentence, as the federal case against him continues...

Chicago Leaders Urged Obama to Address City’s...

Sunday brought a continued outcry in Chicago over the death of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton, the honors student and band majorette who was shot and...

Troubled Jackson, Jr. Reportedly Seeking Plea That...

Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr., D-Ill., has entered negotiations for a plea deal that would include his resignation from Congress and likely jail time, according...

Word Of Possible Jesse Jackson, Jr. Plea...

A supporter of troubled Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr. says she feels betrayed by his reported decision to negotiate a possible plea deal with federal...

Ailing Jesse Jackson, Jr. May Not Return...

The wife of ailing Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr. says her husband may not return to work until after the Nov. 6 election and likely...

Allen West Calls Campaign Ad Against Him...

A campaign ad released by American Sunrise PAC depicts West wearing a pair of boxing gloves, punching a pair of white women, coinciding with...

Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. Being Treated for...

After weeks of silence, Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. released a statement Friday, announcing that he was receiving "extensive inpatient evaluation for depression and gastrointestinal...

Jesse Jackson Blasts Adidas ‘Shackle’ Shoes: ‘Gross...

Adidas ‘Shackle’ Shoes - This morning, sports apparel company Adidas announced that it will cancel the sale of its new JS Roundhose Mids basketball...

Illinois Rep. Accuses Jesse Jackson of Trying...

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) isn't backing down from controversial comments he made last week about Rev. Jesse Jackson -- instead, he's ramping...