Jesse Jackson Out Of Rehabilitation Center After Gallbladder SurgeryThe 79-year-old founder and president of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition was hospitalized for eight days earlier this year.
Rainbow PUSH Leaders Press For Release Of Nonviolent OffendersRainbow PUSH leaders say there has been at least one inmate death from the coronavirus in Maryland, Alabama, Florida and Illinois.
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.
Biden Visits Rainbow PUSH After DebatesA growing list of Democratic candidates are scheduled to attend the convention over the next few days, including senators Amy Klobuchar, Cory Booker, Elizabeth Warren and Kirsten Gillibrand and Senator Bernie Sanders, South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Beto O'Rourke.
Serving Others During The Holiday SeasonThe Reverend Jesse Jackson along with other volunteers will be feeding hundreds of people today at their Chicago headquarters located at 930 East 50th Street.
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.
Bernie Sanders Calls On Hillary Clinton To Disavow Support From Rahm EmanuelThere was a time when any viable Democratic candidate for president wants the endorsement of Chicago’s mayor. Not Bernie Sanders.
Cullerton Hopes President Obama's Visit Has Effect On State LawmakersSenate President John Cullerton made an appearance at today’s meeting of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, talking about the President Barack Obama’s February 10 visit to Springfield and the effort to continue funding higher education amid the on-going budget battle.
Rev. Jackson: Culture Within Chicago Police Department Must ChangeThe death of Laquan McDonald and other police-involved shootings took center stage Saturday at Rainbow/PUSH.
Rev. Jackson: Little Difference Between Charleston Shooting Suspect, ISISOutrage is being voiced over the Charleston shootings at this weekend’s annual Rainbow/PUSH convention on the South Side.
Rainbow PUSH Calls On Feds To Investigate Arrest Of College Student From ChicagoThe Rainbow PUSH Coalition is calling for a civil rights investigation into the videotaped run-in that a 20-year-old Chicago man had Alcoholic Beverage Control Agents at the University of Virginia, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Mayoral Candidates Making Final Weekend Push Ahead Of Election Three of the men who want to be the next mayor of Chicago made a case today for why they should get Chicagoans’ votes on this final weekend before Election Day, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Leads Ferguson Protest Outside Rainbow Push HQ Rev. Jesse Jackson led a protest of the Ferguson, Missouri Michael Brown decision Saturday, blocking traffic on Chicago’s South Side and demanding the federal government do what the grand jury did not.
Jackie Robinson West Players Honored During Rainbow Push BreakfastThe Jackie Robinson West All Stars were in the spotlight again Saturday, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.
Rev. Jackson Reflects On Peace Quest, Anniversary Of Presidential RunAs Rainbow PUSH's annual convention kicks off and an historic milestone takes place for Rev. Jesse Jackson, he reflects on the quest for peace in Chicago.