Posts tagged "Jesse Jackson"

Does the village of Montgomery condone its cops calling people "bleeping ni**ers" at traffic stops?

Does the village of Montgomery condone its cops calling people "bleeping ni**ers" at traffic stops?
Why does a simple traffic stop require four uniformed officers? “A bunch of fucking niggers.” That’s how the police department in the village of Montgomery appeared to refer to Sherida Hughes after a traffic stop in 2009. I suppose I could chalk this up to happening in far west suburban Montgomery, located just south of... Read more »

Are Black Chicagoans required to vote for Carol Moseley Braun?

Are Black Chicagoans required to vote for Carol Moseley Braun?
As the calendar turned to 2011, Danny Davis turned the calendar back to 1983. When he dropped out of the race for mayor, preferring a candidate to unify black voters, he said: “I want to make sure at least one of us has what is needed,” Davis said after withdrawing from the race on December... Read more »

The Jesse Jackson Brand: Forcing itself upon us again

The Jesse Jackson Brand: Forcing itself upon us again
Maybe it’s time for Jesse Jackson to retire. In the not so recent past we find Jesse Jackson hovering over controversies with racial overtones. And just as often, he hovers over a controversy and introduces racial overtones- that were not there- so he can inject his brand: The Reverend Jesse Jackson. By becoming a bit... Read more »
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