French President Honors Civil Rights Leader Jesse JacksonJackson had gallbladder surgery this year and is being treated for Parkinson's disease, and the 79-year-old had visible difficulty walking during the ceremony in Paris.
Kamala Harris Endorses Biden; Jesse Jackson Backs SandersKamala Harris endorsed Joe Biden on Sunday and said she would "do everything in my power'' to help elect him, becoming the latest dropout from the Democratic race for president to line up behind the former vice president in his battle with Bernie Sanders for the nomination.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Plans Event To Show Support For Cook County State's Attorney Kim FoxxWhile some publicly criticize Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx and her handling of the Jussie Smollett case, Rev. Jesse Jackson is set to rally in support.
Elected Officials, Faith Leaders To Attend Peace Vigil At Daley Plaza After New Zealand Mosque ShootingsU.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, Rev. Jesse Jackson and other leaders will attend a peace vigil Sunday afternoon at Daley Plaza following a mass shooting in New Zealand.
Jesse Jackson On Jussie Smollett Case: 'Don't Put Due Process On Recess'As Jussie Smollett’s story of a racially targeted attack begins to unravel, the Rev. Jesse Jackson is warning against a rush to judgment.
Chicago Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. With Museum Exhibits, Day Of ServiceChicago and the nation honor late civil rights leader Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday.
The Price Tag Of Freedom For Hundreds Of Non-Violent Cook County Inmates Is Less Than $2,000Are too many non-violent offenders being held in Cook County jail just because they can't make bail?
Chicago International Youth Peace Movement Hosts FundraiserCIYPM promotes peace and education through various programs and provides mentorship to area youth.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Continues Thanksgiving Tradition Despite Parkinson's DiseaseFor the first time since disclosing he has Parkinson’s disease, the Reverend Jesse Jackson spoke out about his health struggles.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Diagnosed With Parkinson's The Rev. Jesse Jackson on Friday revealed that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's.
Reverend Jesse Jackson Remembers Tyrone Crider, South Side PastorSouth Side Pastor Tyrone Crider, who helped rally voters for Mayor Harold Washington, has died of cancer at the age of 58.