Best MLK Weekend Getaways In AmericaCities across the nation will be celebrating the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend but some hold a more historical significance than others.
Baffoe: Let's Mock Donald Sterling ApologistsAfter insensitive racially-charged remarks, Donald Sterling is in danger of losing his Clippers.
Jesse Jackson: Nelson Mandela Created New World Standard for JusticeNelson Mandela, who died today, is being remembered as a humble but determined leader who became a symbol of freedom and justice for millions of South Africans and people around the world.
Demonstrators Shut Down Monroe Street Outside ALEC MeetingAbout 500 demonstrators have shut down Monroe Street in front of the Palmer House Hilton - protesting the American Legislative Exchange Council meeting at the hotel.
‘We Will Not Retreat,’ Teachers Union Rep Tells PUSHThe Rev. Jesse Jackson and a Chicago Teachers Union representative said on Saturday that work will be done to fight back against the recent layoffs of more than 2,100 Chicago Public Schools employees
Lisa Madigan Still Noncommittal On Potential Run For GovernorIllinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan was at the women's luncheon of the Rainbow/PUSH international convention today - where she was seated at the right hand of the Reverend Jesse Jackson.
Farrakhan: Time To Support Jackson FamilyIn recent weeks, several dignitaries have written letters to the judge on Jackson's behalf. Today, Minister Louis Farrakhan publicly called on support for the entire Jackson family.
Rev. Jackson: School Closings Undemocratic Opponents of Chicago school closures are vowing to fight on, but they appear to have little chance of reversing the mayor's agenda... unless a federal judge steps in, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.
Jackson Jr. Remembered At Rainbow PUSH MeetingDisgraced former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Junior was remembered at the weekly meeting of his father's Rainbow-PUSH Coalition.
Jesse Jackson Leads March For Slain Teen There are calls for witness protection and presidential intervention to deal with the epidemic of youth violence in Chicago. They came during a march to honor the memory of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton.
Jackson's Opponents Try To Turn Up The Heat On Absent CongressmanJackson's challengers in the 2nd Congressional District are finding it’s hard to hit what you can't see. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Jesse Jackson: No Sense Of Urgency In Teacher TalksOn Day 3 of the Chicago teachers' strike, Rev. Jesse Jackson paid a visit to both sides and acknowledged that the city could be in for a drawn-out conflict.