What is our nation coming to? America needs strong leader again

...theirs, while the White House press secretary will not give a straight answer to these same reporters.The Rev. Jesse Jackson is thinking of suing the Little League for not allowing a black baseball team to cheat and keep their world title...

Rosa Wilson

...C., and Sally (Andre) Brown, Kuwait; one sister, Bertha (Sam) Singleton, Augusta, Ga.; one brother, Jesse Jackson, Augusta, Ga. The family will receive friends this evening from 5 until 7 PM at C.A. Reid Sr. Memorial Funeral...

Address these burdens

Where are the Revs. Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson now that Whitney Houston's daughter appears to have succumbed to the same drug habit that killed her mother?Why are these two...

'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks remembered for optimism, character

...predicted each spring that his team would win the pennant ? as well as his humility and care for others.The Rev. Jesse Jackson said Banks "disarmed adversaries with optimism" and "branded goodwill." Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Banks was a...

Celebrated Little League team stripped of championship title

...radio.She wondered if the fact that the players were black had any role in the ruling, something that the Rev. Jesse Jackson and others questioned as well."Is this about boundaries or race?" Jackson asked.Jackson did not discuss whether...

Jesse Jackson brings protest to Ga.

ATLANTA - The Rev. Jesse Jackson is coming to Georgia to protest the state's self-defense statute known as the stand-your-ground law.Jackson's office...

Swanee Quintet returns to Augusta for 75th anniversary show

...saw photos of the group hanging in Harlem's Apollo Theater and heard comedian Bill Cosby and civil rights activist Jesse Jackson hail the Swanees on radio and television."People with that status recognized the Swanees. I was very young, but...

Rants & Raves

...in Ferguson, Mo. The lawless leaders of the community of color did. The tax-evading Al Sharpton, the adulterer Jesse Jackson, the selective law enforcer Eric Holder and the law-ignorer President Obama created the unrest. Sadly, the people...

Jesse Jackson: government owes sick reservists better care

FORT STEWART, Ga. -- Visiting just before Veterans Day, the Rev. Jesse Jackson told Fort Stewart soldiers Monday the government has a moral obligation to provide better health care and housing to sick reservists...

Jesse Jackson's group assails Rhodes' firing

MILWAUKEE -- Jesse Jackson's civil rights group criticized the firing of Green Bay Packers coach Ray Rhodes as a setback in the NFL's efforts toward racial...