REV. JACKSON RESPONDS TO AG WILLIAM BARR

2020-09-04T00:33:56+00:00September 2nd, 2020|Statement|

BARR QUOTES JACKSON OUT OF CONTEXT Statement By Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. Wednesday, September 2, 2020   Attorney General William Barr used a quote of mine from the 1990’s out of context and a text out of context is [...]

POSTMASTER GENERAL REFUSES TO UNDO WHAT HE’S DONE

2020-08-23T00:58:37+00:00August 21st, 2020|Statement|

POSTMASTER GENERAL REFUSES TO UNDO WHAT HE’S DONE Contradicts President Donald Trump On The P.O. Statement By Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. Friday, August 21, 2020   Today Postmaster General Louis DeJoy testified before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs [...]

What Does July 4th Mean To Me?

2020-08-13T09:35:13+00:00July 4th, 2020|Statement|

What Does July 4th Mean To Me? By Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr.   America celebrates July 4, 1776 annually in the name of a tea-dumping party, but leaves black folks uninvited to the party.  We don’t see our history or [...]

Why I Support Sen. Bernie Sanders

2020-08-13T19:07:23+00:00March 8th, 2020|Statement|

Why I Support Sen. Bernie Sanders Statement by Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. Sunday, March 8, 2020 There was one central agreement among ALL of the 27 Democratic presidential candidates who originally entered the 2020 field, and that was to defeat Donald [...]

A New Beginning of Light and Hope

2020-08-10T18:07:50+00:00May 20th, 2019|Statement|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, May 20, 2019 A New Beginning of Light and Hope A statement by Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be an incredible mayor. Her inaugural address today was an out-of-the-park home run.  Hours later, [...]