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Jesse Jackson Says LeBron James Is An Important Voice

via BlackAmericaWeb:

The Rev. Jesse Jackson said on Monday he’s deeply insulted by a Fox News host’s “attack” on Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James and thanked the basketball All-Star for standing up for what he believes in. 169 more words


A Dishonor to the Legacy of Dr. King

Originally Published: 08/24/2010 08:12 am ET │Updated May 25, 2011

By Dedrick Asante-Muhammad

This year’s anniversary of the historic 1963 March on Washington promises to be one of the more memorable in quite some time. 797 more words

Rev. Al Sharpton Claps Back At Donald Trump Jr. For Reminding Him That He Took Pictures With His Racist Daddy

Yesterday, Donald Trump Jr. proved he was as delusional as father is by whining about anyone with a functional brain calling President Trump a racist. Little Donnie’s logic?  349 more words


The evolution of principle

By Tom Quiner

What is a principle?

It is an essential truth upon which other truths are based.

Former U.S. Senator and Vice President of the United States, Al Gore, embraced a principle that human life begins at conception. 1,114 more words


VIEWPOINTS: Tax Cut Will Widen the Racial Wage Gap

President Donald Trump keeps boasting about the low black unemployment rate, although African Americans still suffer nearly twice the unemployment rate as whites do. What Trump never mentions is the growing racial wealth gap: the economic disparity between whites and people of color that plagues this country. 648 more words


CityViews: Rev. Jesse Jackson Talks Rainbow PUSH Summit, Parkinson's & Race Relations 50 Years After MLK Assassination

1010 WINS — Civil Rights icon and activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. stopped by CityViews to talk about the state of race relations in our country, the upcoming anniversary of MLK’s assassination and the 21st annual Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Economic Summit being held in NYC Feb. 419 more words