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Jesse Jackson: 'We Need A Response To The Dream, Not More Dreams'

Huffington Post | Posted 08.29.2013 | Black Voices

Now that the 50th Anniversary of the March On Washington has come and gone, many are left questioning President Obama's next steps after his momentous...

Howard Fineman

Civil Rights Icon Invisible At DNC | Howard Fineman | Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- If, in the history of race in presidential politics, Barack Obama is Moses -- the man who led the tribe to the White House promised...

They Hate Government -- Until They Need It

Rev. Jesse Jackson | Posted 10.30.2011 | Black Voices
Rev. Jesse Jackson

The economic disaster is a manmade -- not a natural -- disaster. Some economists, mostly ignored, warned about it, but could not stop it. And now, it will take federal action to repair the damage.

Obama's Senate Seat Up For Grabs As Jockeying Begins In Illinois

Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama is the first sitting senator since John F. Kennedy to be elected president, and in the wake of his historical election floats a crucial q...

Obama Responds To Jesse Jackson "Zionists" Claim

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In yesterday's New York Post, conservative columnist Amir Taheri reported on an interview with Rev. Jesse Jackson in Evian, France, at the World Polic...

Obama's Promised Land?

Rev. Jesse Jackson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rev. Jesse Jackson

As a fellow fighter who stood with Dr. King in the last moments before his death, I feel blessed to know that what will happen the night of Aug. 28, 2008, would make him very proud.

Bill O'Reilly Jokes About Waterboarding His Staff

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Bill O'Reilly discussed with Shepard Smith today why he held back the full tape of Rev. Jesse Jackson caught by Fox News on a hot mic. "I'm not in t...

Jesse Jackson Disparages Barack Obama: Caught On Tape (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE JULY 16 9:00 PM EASTERN TVNewser reports that Jesse Jackson did use the n-word in his controversial remarks about Barack Obama, but he did not...

FOX News, and the Media, Get Their Macaca Moment

Amanda Michel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Amanda Michel

FOX got lucky because Jackson slipped inside their recording studio, a place so intimately familiar to broadcast journalists that even ambiguous conventions go unchecked.

How Jesse Jackson's Comments Almost Slipped By

LA Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The news that the Rev. Jesse Jackson took a crude swipe at Sen. Barack Obama this week put renewed scrutiny on the relationship between the veteran ci...

Cable news anchors choking on Jesse Jackson's "nuts" | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

When Jesse Jackson's comments about Barack Obama broke yesterday evening, the true attraction for us wasn't the story itself, but the beautiful awkwar...