Rev. Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr. ) is an American civil rights activist and Baptist minister. He was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988 and served as a shadow U.S. Senator for the District of Columbia from 1991 to 1997. He is the founder of the organizations that merged to form Rainbow/PUSH.

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16 April 2017

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03 January 2017

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15 December 2016

 

The CIA conclusion that the Russians intervened in our elections in order...

22 September 2016

BY JESSE JACKSON
September 13, 2016

Are black voters so loyal to Democrats that their issues are ignored? Donald Trump suggests as much,...

22 August 2016

 

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16 August 2016

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