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  • Jesse Jackson Jr. to Be Released From Prison Today

    Mar 26, 15 by Qwest7 3 Comments

    *After serving a two and half year prison sentence, former Rep. Patrick Kennedy says former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. will be released from federal prison today (March 26). Kennedy, a mental health advocate, spoke to USA Today and confirmed that Jackson will spend the rest of his sentence in a halfway house in Washington D.C. […]

  • Jesse Jackson Threatens Legal Action Over Little League World Series Scandal

    Feb 12, 15 by Qwest7 5 Comments

    *The scandal surrounding the Jackie Robinson West little league baseball team has given way to threats of legal action from the Rev. Jesse Jackson. Yahoo! Sports reports that Jackson is calling for Little League International to return the U.S. World Series championship to the 12-year-old members of the team after the team was stripped of […]

  • Project 21’s Message to Jesse Jackson: Stop Lying About the Voting Rights Act

    Feb 11, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *Conservative watchdog organization Project 21 has a bone to pick with Jesse Jackson over comments he made recently at the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Pratt City, Alabama on February 7. Here is their response via a press release sent to EURweb by their spokesperson Judy Kent: *Washington, DC- Jesse Jackson’s false claim that a 2013 U.S. Supreme […]

  • WSP Economic Summit Day 2 Recap: Rev. Jesse Jackson|RainbowPUSH Release Expertise = Equality Study

    Jan 14, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(New York, NY) – Rev. Jesse L. Jackson’s 18thAnnual Wall Street Project Economic Summit, “Where Wall Street, Main Street & Silicon Valley Converge,” continued Wednesday in New York City by releasing research on the challenge Minority Women-Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) investment firms face, a keynote address by Los Angeles Clippers Owner and former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer […]

  • The True Story of ‘Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic’

    Jan 11, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ 1 Comment

    *Los Angeles, CA. – Revisit the culture-defining legacy of one of America’s most brilliant minds when Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic arrives on Blu-ray™ and DVD February 3 from Magnolia Home Entertainment. Directed by Primetime Emmy® Award winner Marina Zenovich* (Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired), the sharp-witted documentary features unprecedented access to archival footage and […]

  • Dr. Karin L. Stanford Talks Daughter Ajae Jackson’s Career Choice in a Harsh Business

    Nov 21, 14 by Ricardo A. Hazell Comments Off

    *Recently EURweb’s Lee Bailey spoke with burgeoning pop artist Ashley ‘AJae’ Jackson and her mother Dr. Karin L. Stanford, an educator at Cal State-Northridge. 15-year-old AJae is also the daughter of civil rights activist Jesse Jackson. In our previous article, young Ashley talked about blazing a trail for herself that was independent of that which was set upon […]