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NBC News Details History of Black Democratic Voters Since 1976

NBC News has compiled a comprehensive record of Black voting in major Democratic presidential campaigns since exit polling began.

Rainbow PUSH Coalition Denies Involvement in Jussie Smollett’s Dismissal

“He has maintained his innocence from the very beginning.”

Journalist Accuses Rev. Jesse Jackson of Sexual Harassment

Journalist and producer Danielle Young has come forward to accuse 76-year-old Jesse Jackson of sexual…

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

Rev. Jesse Jackson encouraged collaboration between the Black and Hispanic communities compared President Trump having…

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

President Trump’s removal of Chief Strategist, Steve Bannon, from the National Security Council seems to…

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The Shocked Reaction to Martin Luther King’s Assassination

It was a moment of dismay for the entire country. A moment people felt insurmountable loss and…

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

When Rev. Jesse Jackson held the first Wall Street Project Economic Summit in 1997, Bill…

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

After the 1968 assassination of Rev. Martin Luther King, the Civil Rights movement had to…

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

“If there had been no Jesse Jackson, there would be no Barack Obama,” Rep. Maxine…

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

Photographer John H. White provides a look inside the ceremony for Helen Burns Jackson, mother…