Posts tagged "Rev. Jesse Jackson"

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 »

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 »
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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 »

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 »

Democrats Made Room For Clinton and Same Should Happen With Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr

If the differences between Clinton and Obama are set aside for Clinton to come and play his rightful role, then the same must be done with the Rev. Jesse Jackson whose political legacy the Obama election stands and Rev. Jackson and his differences with Obama must be set aside and Rev. Jackson must be placed... Read more »
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Why not another Black Wall Street? By James Clingman Jr, Guest Columnist, NNPA

by James Clingman -Guest Columnist-, NNPA (James Clingman, Jr. is the founder and executive director of the Greater Cincinnati African-American Chamber of Commerce and author of the book, “Economic Empowerment or Economic Enslavement—We have a choice.” (enterzone.com/power). Contact him at P.O. Box 6722, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45206, or call (513) 489 4132).   (NNPA)—I am sure... Read more »

Responding to Examiner.com story about some Oklahoma citizens who don't want Rev. Jesse Jackson and the media he attracts to Tulsa

As a former national staff member to Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr and a 40 year civil rights activist, leaders like Jackson, Sharpton and others are FOREVER placed in a “damned if you show up and damned if you don’t show up” reality. Certain Oklahoma residents do NOT want to be reminded with Jackson’s media... Read more »

The Tale of Two Different George Zimmerman Legal Defenses --Zimmerman's New Lawyer Mark O'Mara Did The Right Representation Of Zimmerman and to the public, but his biggest challenge for Zimmerman is yet to come

The Tale of Two Different George Zimmerman Legal Defenses Zimmerman’s New Lawyer Mark O’Mara Did The Right Representation Of Zimmerman and to the public, but his biggest challenge for Zimmerman is yet to come Trayvon Martin was Black teenager shot and killed, armed only with a bag of Skittles and an Iced Tea, and whether... Read more »
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Don Cornelius and Richard Pegue, Both Broadcast Legends With Roots AT WVON Can BOTH Be Honored by Broadcast Hall Of Fame

I was pleased to hear that legendary radio broadcaster Marv Dyson state on WVON radio, to the major media and at the Chicago Memorial Tribute to Don Cornelius that he wants to nominate Don Cornelius to Bruce Dumont for inclusion in the Radio Hall of Fame as his legendary career started with Don Corneilus being... Read more »