Detroit lets freedom ring for MLK Day with Jesse Jackson, Anthony Hamilton
Demonstrators march through downtown Chicago in support of DACA
By Christopher Shuttlesworth
In observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday which is observed on the third Monday of January each year, the Rainbow PUSH Coalition (RPC) celebrated its PUSH Excel 28th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Scholarship Breakfast, which included notable leaders like the Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr., the Rev. Janette C. Wilson, Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, and Dr. Ali Malekzadeh, president of Roosevelt University.
University of Michigan president honored for Go Blue Guarantee
President Donald Trump’s policies and rhetoric are a threat to America’s global interests like “we’ve never known before,” Rev. Jesse L. Jackson said Monday.
The Rev. Jesse Jackson told a Detroit audience Monday night on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day that it has never been easy in this nation to be a "marcher" for humanitarian causes and civil rights.
The Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, led by long-time civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr., held its annual Martin Luther King, Jr. scholarship breakfast this morning.
A Conversation Between Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. and Rev. Michael Pfleger, Senior Pastor from the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Service on January 14, 2018 at the Faith Community of Saint Sabina
Saturday, January 13, 2018
Chicago Honors Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. with Champion of Freedom Award