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Teen sex convict is released

...symbol of what's gone wrong, and what could go right," said the Rev. Jesse Jackson, the president of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition who was in Atlanta for a group conference. "Something about Genarlow Wilson touched the conscious of our nation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/27/met_149491.shtml
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Labor unions in Athens work to lure Hispanics

...Athens-Clarke County Library, and also will feature speakers from UFCW, EJC and civil rights groups like the NAACP and Rainbow/PUSH Coalition. The timing of today's march coincides with contract negotiations with Pilgrim's Pride. One plant's contract...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/03/met_142284.shtml
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Groups crash meeting about Grady's future

...frustrations and fears for the future of the hospital. "We need to be heard, not somewhere down the line," said Rainbow/PUSH Coalition regional office head Joe Beasley. "We need to be heard now." On July 13, leaders of a task force charged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/14/met_139604.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...Rev. Jesse Jackson has helped a man evicted from public housing townhomes move back into his residence. The Rainbow/PUSH Coalition paid a $4,000 bond to help Ronald Davis move back Tuesday. Mr. Davis says his rent was unfairly raised...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/15/met_32939.shtml
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Marchers rally to preserve legislation

...Gregory and Harry Belafonte - joined NAACP President Bruce Gordon and the Rev. Jesse Jackson, who heads the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, at Saturday's demonstration. "The most fundamental aspect of our democratic existence is at stake," Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/07/met_444066.shtml
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Across Georgia

...Council about $1.5 million for 2005. That will be withheld. Joe Beasley, the southern region director of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, claimed in October that the 13-county Boy Scouts council was reporting 10,000 black participants when as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/19/met_453652.shtml
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Jackson promises to push for voter rights

...The Rev. Jackson and the various black legislators, union representatives and clergy members who joined the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition president Monday said the restrictions would be harmful for minority, poor, elderly or student voters who will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/26/met_451383.shtml
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Across Georgia

...a Columbus deputy who shot an unarmed black man to death. The Rev. Jackson, the president of the National Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, said Monday that the law is needed to help prevent racial violence and assure all residents equal protection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/21/met_437728.shtml
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Across the region

...This is an incident that demands our attention," the Rev. William Howell, the president of the local Rainbow/PUSH Coalition chapter, said Monday. Kenneth Brown Walker, 39, was fatally shot Dec. 10 by a Muscogee County sheriff's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/14/met_400962.shtml
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North Charleston mayor seeks federal probe in police shooting

...going to find out what's happening down here." James Johnson, president of the Charleston chapter of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, said his group is organizing a community meeting for Saturday to hear from residents who have been victims...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/12/met_390924.shtml
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