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Monday Morning Open Thread: Imaginary Gardens, Genuine Toads

Much as I respect the man, a Bernie Sanders presidential campaign in 2016 would be a Jesse Jackson 1988 campaign, or a Newt Gingrich 2012 campaign; mostly personal-brand enhancement, with a media-friendly gloss about the Overton Window. But, as per those past campaigns, there’s also the “discourage the dreamers” spoiler effect… and that’s clearly why [Read more...]

30 Rock's Cheyenne Jackson Is Married!

Cheyenne Jackson and Jason Landau were married over the weekend in a star-studded outdoor ceremony, People reports. Read More > Other Links From Alicia Silverstone Jane Lynch Leah Remini Cheyenne Jackson 30 Rock Jesse Tyler Ferguson

AJC's Mike Luckovich Says That In Addition To Refusing To Use "Monkey Images" To Depict Favorable Black Officials And Thus Play Upon The Hateful Notion Of "Black Inferiority" , He Is Also Sensitive About Using The Image Of "The Black Commander In Chief" W

For more than 20 years I have noted that when it comes to Post-Racial Progressive Fundamentalists as diverse as "Jesse Jackson" to "Amy Goodman" of "Democracy Now" - when they are forced to criticize THE AMERICAN GOVERNMENT during the...Show More Summary

The Unsung Heroism of Jesse Jackson

The civil rights leader has had a rough decade, but his campaigns for president paved the way for Barack Obama and brought about a better, more inclusive America.

Ben Carson on Struggles of Black Community: 'It's Not a Racial Thing, It's a Social Thing'

On Tuesday’s “The O’Reilly Factor,” former Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Ben Carson discussed his debate with Jesse Jackson that had occurred over on last weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday.” Host Bill O’Reilly suggested Carson had been “generous” in his debate with Jackson. Show More Summary

O’Reilly Grills Ben Carson: Why Were You ‘Generous’ to Jesse Jackson?

2 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

Earlier this week, Dr. Ben Carson and Jesse Jackson debated Ferguson on Fox News, though Bill O'Reilly noticed Carson giving Jackson due credit for helping the civil rights movement. And on his show tonight, he put Carson on the spot about being so "generous" to Jackson.

Ben Carson Tells Jesse Jackson The Mike Brown Killing Has Nothing To Do With Race

Al Sharpton isn’t the only race hustler looking to cash in on the civil unrest in Ferguson — Jesse Jackson is busy making sure people remember that he exists, too, and is ready to gin up some race riots just like his other race-hustler-in-arms. Unfortunately for Jesse Jackson, though, Ben Carson was there to be the voice of reason.

Ben Carson on Ferguson: 'I'm Not Sure This Is Police vs. Black Community Issue'

Ben Carson, retired pediatric neurosurgeon and potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate, rejected the claim made by the Rev. Jesse Jackson that the Michael Brown shooting and ensuing protests in Ferguson, Missouri, highlight an extreme racial disparity for blacks in America during a debate on "Fox News Sunday."

Michael Brown Laid to Rest, Uber Regulations Vetoed in Illinois, Burger King Looks Northward Due to Tax Burdens: P.M. Links

3 weeks agoNews : Reason

Michael Brown was laid to rest oday in a funeral service attended by thousands in St. Louis, including Rev. Jesse Jackson and three White House aides. An "active shooter" reported at Fort Lee, Virginia, prompting a lockdown, apparently shot only herself. Illinois Gov. Show More Summary

Revs. Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson, Bishop TD Jakes Among Over 2,000 Mourners at Michael Brown Funeral

Two weeks after 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer, religious leaders from across the U.S. came together to pay their respects to the Brown family during the teenager's funeral Monday, which was attended by more than 2,000 people.

Dr. Ben Carson Beats Down Old Man Jesse Jackson “We Need To Take Responsibility For Ourselves”

Well, it’s not an ACTUAL beat down… But Dr. Ben is right about the problem with the black community and focusing on academics. youtube-foxnews

Jesse Jackson Criticizes Fox News for 'White Panel' on Race During Ben Carson Debate

On this weekend's broadcast of "Fox News Sunday," Rev. Jesse Jackson and Dr. Ben Carson debated the civil unrest after Officer Darren Wilson fatally shot Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO. Jackson became defensive when host Chris Wallace's...Show More Summary

Jesse Jackson Nails Fox For Excluding Him From 'The White Panel You Just Had' On Ferguson

Rev. Jesse Jackson on Sunday called out Fox News for not including African American voices on a "white panel" about Michael Brown's death. During a Fox News Sunday segment on Brown's death, host Chris Wallace pressed Jackson about why...Show More Summary

Ben Carson Debates Jesse Jackson: ‘Ferguson Has Nothing To Do With Race’

Neurosurgeon and Republican icon Ben Carson was on “Fox News Sunday” with Jesse Jackson claiming what happened in Ferguson, Missouri “has nothing to do with race.” Jackson had called Brown’s death a “state execution” and linked it to a pattern of law enforcement violence against African Americans, violence that almost always goes unpunished. Carson responded [...]

Ben Carson Battles Jesse Jackson: Ferguson ‘Has Nothing to Do with Race’

3 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

Neurosurgeon and rising GOP star Ben Carson phoned in to Fox News Sunday (due to technical difficulties) this morning and debated Reverend Jesse Jackson over whether race was the predominant factor in the shooting death of Michael Brown and subsequent unrest in Ferguson, MO.

Video: Jesse Jackson Is Left SPEECHLESS By Ferguson Protester Who Calls Him Out in Epic Rant

Uh-oh, it looks like black protesters in Ferguson aren’t in the mood to say Hosannas to the almighty Jesse Jackson! One man called Jackson out in a videotaped rant outside a fast food restaurant.   “Are you here to support us?” one man asked in the filmed interaction. Show More Summary

Steve King: 'Race Hustlers' Jesse Jackson, Al Sharpton Trying to 'Monetize' Ferguson Unrest

Rep. Steve King (R-IA) slammed "race hustlers" like Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson for trying to "monetize" the civil unrest in Ferguson and enhance their profiles. "They're race hustlers," King said this week on Iowa's WHO radio. HeShow More Summary

Ferguson Protester Calls Out Jesse Jackson: 'We Don't Want You Here'

Video posted by Western Journalism shows protesters in Ferguson confronting Jesse Jackson and accusing him of not caring about the causes and protesters he claims to support. The protesters say, “we ain’t seen you marching at all,” and ask Jackson why he hasn’t paid the bond of imprisoned African-Americans. Show More Summary

Jackson Jr.'s political fund fined nearly $18,000 for missing reports

WASHINGTON — Jesse Jackson Jr. is out of Congress and in a prison camp, but he hasn't escaped the wrath of the Federal Election Commission.

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