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. Jessie Jackson, a prominent campaigner for African-American and minority rights, was also among the attendees of the funeral that was led by Houston's cousin, singer Dionne Warwick.
Although she could have passed for white (Rev. Jessie Jackson thought she was Caucasian), she adamantly is proud of her roots.
A CNSNews.com article on "American Skeptics" named four malcontents who refused to climb aboard the Bush war-wagon -- filmmaker Michael Moore, Rev. Jessie Jackson, Judicial Watch Chair Larry Klayman and myself.