Jesse Jackson





Jesse Jackson

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in Greenville, South Carolina, The United States
October 08, 1941

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Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr. is an American civil rights activist and Baptist minister. He was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988 and served as "shadow senator" for the District of Columbia from 1991 to 1997. He was the founder of both entities that merged to form Rainbow/PUSH. Representative Jesse Jackson, Jr. is his eldest son.


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A More Perfect Union
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Make a Joyful Noise Unto th...
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It's About the Money!: The ...
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Anchor Man
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It is Written
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Social History of the Tenth...
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A CHARGE TO KEEP: The Autob...
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Black in America: A Fight f...
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The Fourteenth Cadillac
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