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Rev. Jesse Jackson Explains History Of Civil Rights Movement To Don Lemon

I don't know if Don Lemon was just being willfully obtuse here or if he honestly doesn't know anything about the history of the Civil Rights movement in America, but it's segments like this one that make me cringe whenever I see himShow More Summary

Rev. Jesse Jackson urges Tim Cook to take a lead in the treatment of low-paid contractors

The Rev. Jesse Jackson has written to Apple CEO Tim Cook to urge the company to create “world-class working conditions” for low-paid contractors like security guards, requesting a meeting with Cook to discuss the issue, reports the San Jose Mercury News. The paper reports a growing debate about the widespread use of contract workers by tech […]

Don Lemon Griills Jesse Jackson: 'How Does Burning Down a Store Get You a Job?'

Tuesday on CNN, host Don Lemon took Rev. Jesse Jackson to task for claiming the riots last night in Ferguson were caused by "unending consistent pain and neglect" of urban plight and joblessness. At one point Lemon interrupted Jackson...Show More Summary

Don Lemon Asks Jesse Jackson ‘What’s Changed’ Since Peaceful MLK Marches

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

CNN's Don Lemon -- who in the last thirteen hours has smelled marijuana, been tear gassed, and clashed on-air with his cohost -- asked Reverend Jesse Jackson Tuesday morning "what's changed" since the days of peaceful civil rights marches led by Martin Luther King, Jr., causing Jackson to remind Lemon that Ferguson wasn't exactly America's first riot.

Jesse Jackson Insists He's Lobbying For Weaker Net Neutrality Rules To Help Protect The Poor

last weekIndustries / Law : Techdirt

We've talked more than a few times about the telecom industry's favored tactic of paying minority groups to parrot bad telecom policies, even if said policies actually harm these groups' constituents. Whether it's AT&T paying the The...Show More Summary

Jesse Jackson is lobbying the FCC against aggressive net neutrality rules

You don't often find a two-time presidential candidate and civil rights leader wading into the sticky business of Internet policy. But last week, the Rev. Jesse Jackson visited an obscure federal office building in southwest Washington to discuss the future of the Internet. Meeting with Tom Wheeler — the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission — Jackson urged […]

Jesse Jackson is lobbying the FCC against aggressive net neutrality rules

You don't often find a two-time presidential candidate and civil rights leader wading into the sticky business of Internet policy. But last week, the Rev. Jesse Jackson visited an obscure federal office building in southwest Washington to discuss the future of the Internet. Meeting with Tom Wheeler — the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission — Jackson urged […]

Jesse Jackson is lobbying the FCC against aggressive net neutrality rules

You don't often find a two-time presidential candidate and civil rights leader wading into the sticky business of Internet policy. But last week, the Rev. Jesse Jackson visited an obscure federal office building in southwest Washington to discuss the future of the Internet. Meeting with Tom Wheeler — the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission — Jackson urged […]

Justin Bieber Charms Rev. Jesse Jackson At Knicks Game, While Taylor Swift Hung With Karlie Kloss

Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift attended the New York Knicks’ season opener against the Chicago Bulls at Madison Square Garden last night. The two singers didn’t have a run-in with each other — “awkward” or otherwise — as can be plainly seen from shots online. Show More Summary

VIDEO: Five Black Teenagers Beat a White Woman With a Brick… Media Remains Silent

Imagine that five white teenagers decide to go on a rampage and beat black women at random with bricks — the media would have a field day, and Jesse Jackson

Jesse Jackson Blames Racism for Ebola Patient’s Death (Video)

Jesse Jackson blamed racism for Texas Ebola patient’s death. Jackson accused the hospital of giving Nigerian immigrant Thomas Eric Duncan inferior care because he was black. WFAA reported: National civil rights leader Jesse Jackson visited Dallas Tuesday to see first-hand … Continue reading ?

Facepalm of the Day: Rand Paul Is "The Closest Thing Republicans Have to Al Sharpton or Jesse Jackson"

I'm resigned to the mainstream media promoting crazy fringe libertarians and refusing to call them out on their craziness, but this Washington Post article on Rand Paul's trip to Ferguson, Missouri, to cash in on the situation by appearing to "reach out" to the black community, is our facepalm of...

Jesse Jackson: Family of Eric Thomas Duncan Might Sue

Here is the thanks we get for allowing a foreigner to come into our country and establish a beachhead for Ebola while running up astronomical medical expenses and leaving taxpaying

Nationality Did Not Affect Care of Ebola Patient, Texas Hospital Says

HOUSTON, Texas -- Following the death of Thomas Eric Duncan, the Liberian man who brought Ebola to the U.S., Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital received harsh criticism from some. Reverend Jesse Jackson and Commissioner John Wiley Price...Show More Summary

'Grey's Anatomy' Season 11 News: Sarah and Jackson Are Expecting, Callie and Arizona Breaking Up?

After April (Sarah Drew) and Jackson (Jesse Williams) surprised fans by getting married on season 10 of "Grey's Anatomy" it appears that there's one more surprise from the best friends turned newlyweds on the new season of the show. Drew confirmed that her character is expecting a baby.

Levin: Why Does Everyone Want to Come to Supposedly Racist US?

On Wednesday, talk radio host and author of “The Liberty Amendments,” Mark Levin argued against the claims of Rev. Jesse Jackson and others that the treatment of Dallas Ebola patient Thomas Duncan was due to race. Levin stated “in this...Show More Summary

Jesse Jackson: 'We Know There Is Different Treatment' for Black People in America

Reverend Jesse Jackson stated that “we know there is different treatment among blacks in the country,” when asked whether he thought the treatment of Dallas Ebola patient Thomas Duncan was due to race on Tuesday. Previously, he saidShow More Summary

Jesse Jackson Questions Treatment First Ebola Patient Received

Tuesday in Dallas, Rainbow PUSH Coalition president Rev. Jesse Jackson questioned the medical treatment received by now deceased Ebola patient, Thomas Eric Duncan. Jackson told KDFW, FOX 4 local news, "Thomas deserves the love and the...Show More Summary

How is This Helpful?

The definition of a virus:...is an extremely tiny parasite that can only reproduce if it is within a living being, or anything that corrupts something else. In related news, Jesse Jackson went to Texas : As an Ebola investigation continues...Show More Summary

Jesse Jackson Finding Another Tragedy To Exploit

[guest post by Dana] So, who is praying with the family of the Ebola patient in Dallas? Prominent civil rights activist Reverend Jesse Jackson on Tuesday met the family of the man infected with Ebola and fighting for his life at a Dallas hospital, as health officials keep close tabs on those who came in […]

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