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  1. MomentumCLOSING CIRCLESRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | 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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  2. MomentumCLOSING CIRCLESRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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. Jesse Jackson created modern Democrats: Bloomberg ViewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | OregonLive.com

    ... will not do for yourself." Her words seemed more evocative of those used in 1984 by one of his adversaries, Jesse Jackson, who reminded voters how structural changes had come only through activism that had "ended American apartheid laws," "secured ...

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  4. Jesse Jackson created the Democratic Party as we know itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Star Tribune

    ... will not do for yourself." Her words seemed more evocative of those used in 1984 by one of his adversaries, Jesse Jackson, who reminded voters how structural changes had come only through activism that had "ended American apartheid laws," "secured ...

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  5. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Auto Channel

    Aug. 29, 2015: Fueling the future by ensuring that students get their best opportunity to succeed, Toyota is partnering with Rainbow PUSH Excel to provide $75,000 scholarships to 10 deserving engineering and business college students through the Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. Fellows Scholarships. As an encouragement for all students to put their best foot forward and take their education seriously, the scholarship recipients received their awards at the Annual Rainbow PUSH Back-To-School Rally in Chicago.

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

    Sunday Aug 30 | 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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  7. Can Bernie Run Stronger Than Jesse Jackon in '08?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Daily Kos

    ... their thumbs on the scale we faced defeat and retreat, contract by contract by shop by factory. And along came Jesse Jackson. A colleague of Martin Luther King, Jackson could turn a phrase with the best. Jackson was in Memphis with Martin, ...

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  8. Chicago school closure battle intensifies with hunger strikeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... angering activists. Supporters bring the Dyett protesters liquids and medical help and take them each night to Jesse Jackson's Rainbow PUSH coalition, where they sleep. One protester passed out at a school board meeting on Wednesday and was taken to ...

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  9. Chicago school closure battle intensifies with hun...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... angering activists. Supporters bring the Dyett protesters liquids and medical help and take them each night to Jesse Jackson's Rainbow PUSH coalition, where they sleep. One protester passed out at a school board meeting on Wednesday and was taken to ...

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  10. Illinois Democrats in a civil war over race to challenge Mark KirkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Hot Air

    ... (St. Lois Today) The Cook County Democratic Party announced last week it would stay neutral, and the Rev. Jesse Jackson has weighed in, asking why the DSCC chose Duckworth without even talking with Andrea Zopp, a former federal prosecutor and ...

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  11. Book festival: Jesse Jackson | Howard Jacobsen | Paul KingsnorthRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. NEVER has the Book Festival's main theatre felt so much like a revivalist meeting as it did when Rev Jesse Jackson arrived on Saturday evening.

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  12. Jesse Jackson receives University of Edinburgh honorary degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Sunday Herald

    He received the degree of Doctor Honoris Causa in recognition of decades of campaigning for civil rights in the US. Professor Christine Bell, the university's assistant principal global justice, said: "The Reverend Jesse Jackson has played a key role in promoting global justice.

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  13. Jesse Jackson receives University of Edinburgh honorary degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Sunday Herald

    He received the degree of Doctor Honoris Causa in recognition of decades of campaigning for civil rights in the US. Professor Christine Bell, the university's assistant principal global justice, said: "The Reverend Jesse Jackson has played a key role in promoting global justice.

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  14. Jesse Jackson awarded honorary Edinburgh degreeRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Scotsman.com

    ... in the US. Professor Christine Bell, the university's assistant principal global justice, said: "The Reverend Jesse Jackson has played a key role in promoting global justice. "It is a great privilege to present Jesse Jackson with one of our highest ...

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  15. Where are the heirs to Julian Bond?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Star Tribune

    ... would never match Obama's fame or success or influence. His election meant the passing of the generation of Jesse Jackson. The somewhat younger Al Sharpton became a shadow of his former self - a low-carb CNN commentator, Sharpton-lite. As if on cue, ...

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

    Friday Aug 21 | 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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  17. Why Chaka Fattah Will Likely Win Reelection**Unless this one thing happens.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Phillymag.com

    ... charged with filing false tax returns, wire fraud, mail fraud and other counts. Or former Illinois U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. , who won reelection in 2012 after word spread that he was under investigation by the FBI . Grimm and Jackson later ...

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  18. Bernie Sanders' Deal With the Democratic DevilRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Bloomberg

    ... as "old-time Dems" stood and turned their backs as he gave a speech in support of presidential candidate Jesse Jackson. When Sanders returned to his seat afterwards, a woman slapped him in the face. "It was an exciting evening," Sanders recalled in ...

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  19. Louis Stokes, 90, first black U.S. congressman from OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Philly.com

    ... candidate for president. His name surfaced among possible candidates, but support coalesced around the Rev. Jesse Jackson, who made his first unsuccessful run for the White House in 1984. In the House, Mr. Stokes was recognized as one of the ...

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  20. Colleagues remember Louis Stokes as 'shining beacon of integrity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... first black on the House Appropriations Committee. Upon learning of his death, as Cleveland.com reports , Rev. Jesse Jackson, an American civil rights activist who was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988, said: We ...

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