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.
Maintenance Problems At Concordia Place Housing Development Go Back Years, Rainbow/PUSH Working For ChangeBroken staircases, mildew, rodents – those are just a few of the reasons a Far South Side Section 8 housing complex has failed multiple city inspections.
Rainbow PUSH Says Concordia Place Has Agreed To Repair Mold, Mice, And Other Issues -- But It Could Take MonthsA plan is finally in place to fix the mold, mice, and mismanagement at a Far South Side Section 8 low-income housing complex.
Rev. Jesse Jackson, HUD Official Meet With Concordia Place Apartment Complex To Hear Complaints About Filthy ConditionsNeighbors battling the managers of their apartment complex got some high-profile help on Saturday. It's a story we first brought you and continue to follow.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Meets With Residents Amid Complaints Of Mold, Mice, Mismanagement At Concordia Place ApartmentsMold, mice, and a lack of proper management – that is what residents at a low-income housing complex on the city’s Far South Side say they're enduring.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Released From Hospital To Rehab After Minor SurgeryThe Rev. Jesse Jackson has been released from the hospital after undergoing minor surgery last week.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Recovering After Minor SurgeryThe Rev. Jesse Jackson was recovering Sunday night after minor surgery.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Joins Families Of Breonna Taylor, Jacob Blake In Call For JusticeThe Rev. Jesse Jackson on Saturday met with the families of Breonna Taylor and Jacob Blake in a call for justice and equality.
Rainbow PUSH Holds Special Tribute To Kobe BryantCBS 2's Ryan Baker was among the panelists who discussed the value of the star athlete's life and the legacy he leaves behind.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Scholarship Breakfast, Day Of Service Honor Civil Rights Leader's LegacyHundreds of Chicagoans from all walks of life gathered Monday morning to honor the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Civil Rights Leaders Call For Overhaul Of Buffalo Wild Wings After Racist IncidentAt a news conference Saturday, the Rev. Jesse Jackson along with other civil rights leaders called for change within the Buffalo Wild Wings company.
Support For Kim Foxx At Rainbow PUSH Coalition; 'FOP Is The Sworn Enemy Of Black People'Kim Foxx has taken a lot of heat since her office dropped charges against Jussie Smollet, but the Cook County state's attorney received a public show of support at Rainbow PUSH Coalition Saturday.
Rainbow PUSH Coalition: Jussie Smollett Is 'One Of The Most Impactful Community Service Volunteers We Have Ever Worked With'Charges against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett were dropped for 16 hours of community service and an agreement to forfeit his $10,000 bond. According to the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, Smollett completed those community service hours with the organization over two days.
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.
Rev. Jackson Family, Friends Rally At Rainbow PUSHThe Reverend Jesse Jackson, who’s 76, announced yesterday that he’s been diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease.