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  1. Patch Blogger: Thinking About President Carter and Julian BondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Patch.com

    ... remained active in Civil Rights issues for years. About seven years after Bond's SNL appearance, the Reverend Jesse Jackson hosted the show. Jackson's turn as host was equally challenging and hilarious as much as the show Bond hosted. There's no ...

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  2. Thinking About President Carter and Julian BondRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Patch.com

    ... remained active in Civil Rights issues for years. About seven years after Bond's SNL appearance, the Reverend Jesse Jackson hosted the show. Jackson's turn as host was equally challenging and hilarious as much as the show Bond hosted. There's no ...

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  3. What happens when social deafness gives way to social adeptness?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Examiner.com

    ... blacks are looking for a new leader. Long gone are the days where the black community turns to the Rev. Jesse Jackson and the Rev. Al Sharpton. Bryant was vocal during the Freddie Gray aftermath. And it was Bryant and his church that served as a ...

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  4. Martinique Welcomes American Civil Rights Leader Rev. Jesse JacksonRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | Business Wire

    Official visit builds upon Caribbean island's efforts in support of the United Nations Decade for People of African Descent Photo caption: Hon. Serge Letchimy, MP, President of the Martinique Regional Council , stands with Reverend Jesse Jackson during a special session of the Martinique Regional Council held July 20, 2015.

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  5. Time to raise the confederate flag and may the statues rise againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... and Heritage of our Intelligence Tomorrow, or CHIT. I propose remembrances for the following: Statutes of Jesse Jackson, Reverend Al Sharpton and Malcolm X, collectively. These statutes should be erected in the urban areas of all major cities to ...

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  6. 'The periphery fights back'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... to their old deep-seated racist tendencies. There are many Jamaicans who understand this. From the days when Jesse Jackson sought the Democratic Party nomination for US presidency in the 1984 presidential race, there were Jamaicans who were ...

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  7. Cleveland: The Verdict This TimeRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | 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 ...

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

    Apr 28, 2015 | 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

  9. 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, ...

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  10. 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.

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  11. 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 ...

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  12. 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.

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  13. 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 ...

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  14. 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 ...

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  15. 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.

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