Supporters Of Man Fatally Shot By Milwaukee Cop Rally In ChicagoChicago's Reverend Jesse Jackson is calling for justice for the family of another black man killed by a Milwaukee police officer.
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.
Fr. Pfleger, Rev, Jackson Hold Prayer Service On Ferguson Teen’s DeathRev Jesse Jackson joined Father Michael Pfleger at St. Sabina Tuesday night in a special service that centered on the killing of Michael Brown.
Ebola Victim's Family Brought To Chicago, Speak Out Over His TreatmentThe mother and nephew of Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan have been brought to Chicago by the Reverend Jesse Jackson, who is advising them. And they're speaking out.
Rev. Jackson: Obama, Feds Need To Do More To Combat Chicago Violence The Rev. Jesse Jackson and Mayor Emanuel are differing on where the fingers should be pointed when it comes to federal anti-violence help, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
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.
Iraq Crisis Weighs Heavily On Chicago Area VeteranRet. Sgt. Danielle Ciccoli says 275 troops heading to Iraq, fills her with a variety of emotions.
Thousands Attend Daley Plaza Rally Demanding Return Of Kidnapped Nigerian GirlsThousands of people filled Daley Plaza to support the missing schoolgirls in Nigeria and call for their return, reports WBBM's Bob Roberts.
Jackson Might Lead Delegation To NigeriaOn the day the White House said a U.S. team will head to Nigeria to help search for nearly 300 teenage girls abducted by Islamic extremists, Rev. Jesse Jackson said he’s trying to bring more attention to the girls’ plight.
Baffoe: Let's Mock Donald Sterling ApologistsAfter insensitive racially-charged remarks, Donald Sterling is in danger of losing his Clippers.
Mandela Vigil Held At Rainbow PUSH HeadquartersAbout 30 people -- including a local Catholic priest who was born in South Africa -- took part in the hour-long vigil on Friday evening to honor Mandela, who died Thursday at age 95.
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.
Rainbow Push To Help Explain Health Care LawRev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr., founder and president of Rainbow PUSH Coalition will have experts available to enroll the public and to explain any questions regarding The Affordable Care Act.
Chicago Woman Reflects On Attending March On Washington March 28, 1963: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered a speech that would help to unify a nation. Among the sea of people in the crowd was Chicagoan Brenetta Howell Barrett.
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.