Posts tagged "Rev. Jesse Jackson"

Major Media Blackout Of Major Black Church Burnings In The South?

Major Media Blackout Of Major Black Church Burnings In The South? The “operational unity” and “united front” that our collective Black leadership MUST show in the Black community first on this issue! MARK ALLEN, Veteran activist and National Black Wall Street leader analysis and CALL TO ACTION!  7 predominantly-black churches (now 8) across the South... Read more »

Rev. Jesse Jackson responds to Jackie Robinson West decision, will host community rally for the team

For Immediate Release John Mitchell Phone: 773-256-2700 Frank Watkins 202-554-5580 Email: pressdepartment@rainbowpush.org JACKIE ROBINSON LITTLE LEAGUE TEAM ARE STILL THE CHAMPS Statement by Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr.   Chicago, Illinois                                                                                              February 11, 2015 Today, Rainbow PUSH and PUSH Excel stand with the Jackie Robinson West Little League Team (JRW).   We invite parents, community... Read more »

Funeral Services For Sister-In-Law Of Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr, Mrs. Alfreda Robinson Saturday, January 24th

Sympathies to the Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr and family on the death of Mrs. Alfreda Robinson, the wife of Rev. Jackson’s brother Noah Robinson. She was indeed a good sister to know and work with over the years. She finally lost her longtime cancer fight. Her services will be Saturday, January 24th with Wake at... Read more »
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MO'NE DAVIS TO JOIN REV. JACKSON AND COMMUNITY AT JACKIE ROBINSON WEST DAY AT RAINBOW/PUSH SATURDAY AUGUST 30TH

MO’NE DAVIS TO JOIN REV. JACKSON AND COMMUNITY AT JACKIE ROBINSON WEST DAY AT RAINBOW/PUSH SATURDAY AUGUST 30TH BREAKING NEWS!! MO’NE DAVIS TO JOIN JACKIE ROBINSON WEST DAY AT RAINBOW/PUSH SATURDAY AUGUST 30TH   Continued after the jump …. National Black Wall Street Chicago is pleased to join and encourage community attendance and support for... Read more »

Rev. Jesse Jackson states "No Plan for Reconstruction for Chicago" when it comes to addressing violence

After a very violent Independence Day weekend, Rev. Jesse Jackson shared this statement released today, “We need an urban plan for reconstruction.” “No Plan for Reconstruction for Chicago” Statement By Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. Monday, July 7, 2014. In Chicago there are zones of terror and deprivation. Deprivation of an underclass that leads to... Read more »

SATURDAY JANUARY 4th is Lt Robert Goodman Day at Rainbow/PUSH !!

SATURDAY JANUARY 4th is Lt Robert Goodman Day at Rainbow/PUSH !! Lt Robert Goodman will be welcomed by The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson and The Rainbow/PUSH Coalition at their national radio/tv broadcast and public community forum on Saturday January 4, 2013 at 9:30 AM at the organization headquarters located at 930 East 50th Street (50th... Read more »
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ZIMMERMAN VERDICT IS A REALITY CHECK FOR BLACK COMMUNITY FOR SUSTAINED VOTER EDUCATION/CIVIC EDUCATION CAMPAIGN

  From the Office of Veteran activist Mark S. Allen Founder & Lead Organizer, Illinois Voter Restoration/Voter Education ProjectZIMMERMAN VERDICT IS A REALITY CHECK FOR BLACK COMMUNITY FOR SUSTAINED VOTER EDUCATION/CIVIC EDUCATION CAMPAIGN Everything about this recent Zimmerman verdict points to the fact that the Black community in particular has not taken voter education seriously. ... Read more »

Rev. Jesse Jackson, National Panel Call For A New National War On Poverty

Today at the National Urban Agenda Panel at The National Rainbow/PUSH 42nd Year Convention in Chicago the Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr and a host a of national leaders called foe new federal government national War On Poverty stating that “Already a large majority of the American people live in metropolitan regions. In a very few... Read more »

Over 100 Early Voted Today With Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, National Black Wall Street Chicago and other allies

Just left The Chicago Board Of Elections where we led over 100 people who joined the call by Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr to Early Vote today and what a great feeling to see the lines of people still coming even after our delegation voted. Great press collaboration today with myself, Chairman of The Illinois Voter... Read more »
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National Black Wall Street Organization Salutes Reggio's Pizza on 40th Year Anniversary

“As Chairman of the National Black Wall Street Chicago Organization and on behalf of Rev. Michael Carter, National President of the National Black Wall Street USA organization,  we offer our collective congratulations to the 40th Year Anniversary of Reggio’s Pizza, a legendary and historic Black owned and operated business from Chicago, led by Mr. John... Read more »