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Jesse Jackson to expand SC civil rights efforts

GREENVILLE, S.C. - The Rev. Jesse Jackson has announced plans for a statewide civil rights advocacy rollout in South Carolina.Jackson announced Tuesday that his Rainbow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-16/jesse-jackson-expand-sc-civil-right
Rants & Raves

...by a racist reporter that couldn't get on TV any other way. I bet you won't hear a word from (Al Sharpton or Jesse Jackson). THEY ARE TALKING about there (are) now 15 schools in Richmond County that they have deemed failing by state standards...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-02/rants-raves
Lamar Odom is on life support

...Wednesday.Hospital authorities would not comment on the condition of the 35-year-old former forward, but the Rev. Jesse Jackson was among his visitors. Jackson said Odom was on life support and improving."Apparently from what the doctor said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-10-14/lamar-odom-life-support
Rants & Raves

...ISIS SAYS IT IS in a "holy" war. What's holy about murder? A BASKETBALL STAR got sick in a Nevada brothel and Jesse Jackson showed up. Jesse must be hard up for headlines. WHISKEY AND Tobacco roads are stupid names. They should be changed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-27/rants-raves
Swanee Quintet's Percy Griffin dies at 73

...at Madison Square Garden and Carnegie Hall in New York, went on tour with James Brown and were hailed by the Rev. Jesse Jackson and entertainer Bill Cosby.Although he is remembered most for his voice, friends said Griffin just had a way with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-25/swanee-quintets-percy-griffi
Clinton talks racial equality in Atlanta, at times shouting over small group of protestors

...minority, young, and female voters who twice catapulted Barack Obama into the White House.Introduced at one stop by Jesse Jackson, the longtime civil rights leader and former presidential candidate, she highlighted her history of civil rights...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-10-30/clinton-talks-racial-equality-atlan
Overtime

...NBA and reality TV star remains hospitalized.There's been no official word on Odom's condition, but the Rev. Jesse Jackson visited him Wednesday and said he's on life support. TennisWozniacki's loss follows patternIn Linz, Austria...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-10-15/overtime
Rants & Raves

...Charleston. Is that is what is going to happen now? Blaming their murders on racism? Where are President Obama, Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton? They are always hollering racism. It is racism; they are the racists. AS WE LOOK at our glorious...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-05/rants-raves
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-01/jesse-jackson-brings-protest-
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/11/met_390599.shtml
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