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...

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...

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...

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...

Jesse Jackson starts Southern tour for civil rights

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- The Rev. Jesse Jackson is back, urging audiences across to South Carolina to take stock on the civil rights movement after 40 years and not to be satisfied...

Jesse Jackson's upcoming protest

So, the Rev. Jesse Jackson is coming to the Augusta National to protest next spring's Masters Tournament. Well, aren't we blessed? Our nation is on...

Jesse Jackson calls off boycott of Mitsubishi

NEW YORK - The Rev. Jesse Jackson today called off his boycott of Mitsubishi dealers because the company agreed to improve working conditions for minority and female...

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Rev. Jesse Jackson calls for boycott of auto park

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- The Rev. Jesse Jackson plans to begin an economic boycott of Greenville County by discouraging businesses from investing in Clemson University's proposed...

Rev. Jesse Jackson again asks Greenville County Council to honor MLK day

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Rev. Jesse Jackson and a crowd of 500 people showed up at a Greenville County Council meeting Tuesday night as community support for a holiday honoring...