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Wednesday watch: I Am - Somebody

This week’s pick is a reminder why I was lucky to grow up watching Sesame Street. It features Jesse Jackson leading a group of kids in a call-and-response poem “I Am – Somebody.” As Jason Kottke… 24 more words

Wednesday Watch

Rev. Jesse Jackson Launches Relief Drive for Baton Rouge Flood Victims

Community leaders gathered with Rev. Jesse Jackson Tuesday as the leader launched his humanitarian relief drive for victims of the Baton Rouge flood.

Faith leaders, businesses, and other community frontrunners met at the Rainbow PUSH Coalition headquarters asking Chicago residents to get involved with donating needed non-perishable goods to the victims of the worst U.S. 758 more words

National News

Rev. Jesse Jackson Launches Relief Drive for Baton Rouge Flood Victims

Community leaders gathered with Rev. Jesse Jackson Tuesday as the leader launched his humanitarian relief drive for victims of the Baton Rouge flood.

Faith leaders, businesses, and other community frontrunners met at the Rainbow PUSH Coalition headquarters asking Chicago residents to get involved with donating needed non-perishable goods to the victims of the worst U.S. 777 more words

Nation

Radicals in the Democratic Party from Upton Sinclair to Bernie Sanders

By James N. Gregory. First published by The Conversation.

As we watch Bernie Sanders’ supporters struggling to come to terms with the nomination of Hillary Clinton, it makes sense to ask why leftists are involved in the Democratic Party in the first place. 1,165 more words

Political Assessment

How Do I Get Back The F***s I Used To Give

What? You thought this was going to be another post about Star Trek. Sorry, I’m still working on the next one.  

Police bruality
Black on black crime… 277 more words

An open letter to Jesse Jackson, Hillary Clinton, Barak Obama and anyone else that supports Black Lives Matter

I am filled with disgust every time I see a news clip of Black Lives Matter chanting that they want people to kill police officers.  If you or them are really concerned about the violence against young black men, you and they should be chanting “What do we want, dead gangbangers, when do we want it now.”  For far more young black men are killed by other young black men every day than are killed by police in any 10 year period. 258 more words

Jesse Jackson Race Baits At DNC

Reverend asked why DNC won’t let families of murdered police speak on stage

Infowars reporter David Knight asks Jesse Jackson why the DNC won’t host the families of slain police officers on the convention stage. 191 more words