Journalist Accuses Rev. Jesse Jackson of Sexual Harassment

Journalist Accuses Rev. Jesse Jackson of Sexual Harassment

by Jessica Bennett

Journalist and producer Danielle Young has come forward to accuse 76-year-old Jesse Jackson of sexual harassment. The media maven admits she was hesitant to... Read More

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Jesse Jackson: Latinos Building Border Wall Like Blacks Building Slave Ships

by #teamEBONY

Rev. Jesse Jackson encouraged collaboration between the Black and Hispanic communities compared President Trump having Latinos building a his proposed border wall to having... Read More

Steve Bannon

Not Enough Bannon News Today? Peep the Best Tweets from the Black Space

by #teamEBONY

President Trump’s removal of Chief Strategist, Steve Bannon, from the National Security Council seems to be the chatter of the day and apparently it’s... Read More

Martin Luther King

The Shocked Reaction to Martin Luther King’s Assassination

by #teamEBONY

It was a moment of dismay for the entire country. A moment people felt insurmountable loss and bewilderment, and whose shock can still be felt today.... Read More

Jackson

Focusing on Wall Street, Rev. Jesse Jackson Wants Equal Rights and Equal Access

by Madison J. Gray

When Rev. Jesse Jackson held the first Wall Street Project Economic Summit in 1997, Bill Clinton was president, the Black unemployment rate was 10.5... Read More

Jackson

[In My Lifetime] Rev. Jesse Jackson Remembers the First National Black Political Convention

by #teamEBONY

After the 1968 assassination of Rev. Martin Luther King, the Civil Rights movement had to decide which direction to take. Organizations like CORE and... Read More

Star-studded Concert Celebrates the Life of Helen Burns Jackson, Mother of Rev. Jesse Jackson

Star-studded Concert Celebrates the Life of Helen Burns Jackson, Mother of Rev. Jesse Jackson

by Deborah Douglas

“If there had been no Jesse Jackson, there would be no Barack Obama,” Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) told a packed crowd at Springfield Baptist... Read More

Hundreds gather for star-studded celebration of Helen Burns Jackson, late mother of Rev. Jesse Jackson [PHOTOS]

Hundreds gather for star-studded celebration of Helen Burns Jackson, late mother of Rev. Jesse Jackson [PHOTOS]

by #teamEBONY

Photographer John H. White provides a look inside the ceremony for Helen Burns Jackson, mother of Rev. Jesse Jackson. Read More

Jesse Jackson Puts Heat on Silicon Valley

Jesse Jackson Puts Heat on Silicon Valley

by #teamEBONY

Tech companies have been under pressure for years to disclose their employment data, dating back to 2010, when the San Jose Mercury News filed... Read More

Twitter

Twitter’s Lack of Diversity Cause of Concern

by #teamEBONY

Civil rights activists are turning up pressure on Twitter to publicly release the gender and ethnic breakdown of its flock of employees. And they're... Read More