Jesse Jackson

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Noun1.Jesse Jackson - United States civil rights leader who led a national campaign against racial discrimination and ran for presidential nomination (born in 1941)
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REV Jesse Jackson honoured a number of people killed during the Troubles on a visit to Northern Ireland yesterday.
WASHINGTON -- United States Shadow Secretary Jesse Jackson has asked for former military ruler Pervez Musharrafs name to be removed from the Exit Control List (ECL).
Le reverend americain Jesse Jackson, une figure de proue du combat pour les droits civiques des afro-americains, a salue, lundi a Rabat, l'esprit de sagesse et d'ouverture dont a fait montre SM le Roi Mohammed VI, qui a choisi la voie du renforcement de la democratie dans le contexte du "printemps arabe".
THE son of former US presidential candidate Jesse Jackson has admitted conspiracy to commit fraud with electoral funds when he was a congressman.
DOZENS of police officers were scouring mountains for killer ex-cop Chris Dorner last night - as US campaigner Jesse Jackson urged him to give himself up.
In his resignation letter to House Speaker John Boehner, which was submitted Wednesday as Congress was shutting down for the Thanksgiving Holiday, the 47-year-old son of civil rights activist and former presidential candidate Jesse Jackson cited his ongoing treatment for bipolar disorder as the reason for his resignation.
Summary: The Reverend Jesse Jackson has warned people in the UK not to ignore the anti-capitalist "Occupy" protesters camped outside St Paul's Cathedral.
Rev Jesse Jackson, a long-time friend, said that Franklin was "recovering very well" and was in high spirits.
AN Anglesey teenager will meet American civil rights activist Jesse Jackson in London today.
HUDDERSFIELD-based Christian Aid supporters are to join forces with American civil rights activist Rev Jesse Jackson in a call for action on climate change and tax equity.
US civil rights leader Jesse Jackson was reunited with the mother of murdered teenager Anthony Walker during his latest visit to the region.
America's first black presidential contender, the Reverend Jesse Jackson, will be in Birmingham this week for a public meeting as part of a UK tour.