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Rev. Jesse Jackson

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 25: Jesse Jackson attends Africa-America Institute 60th Anniversary Awards Gala at New York Hilton on September 25, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by:  Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for Africa-America Institute)

Rev. Jesse Jackson Visits Cuba

Rev. Jesse Jackson is in Cuba and it’s not clear how long he may stay.

09/28/2013

The first wave of Dream Defenders around the Capitol Rotunda. (Source: dreamdefenders.org)

Zimmerman Verdict Protesters Hold ‘People’s Session’ At State Capitol

More than two weeks after George Zimmerman was acquitted charges for the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, a group of protesters continue to stand their ground in the hallway near Governor Scott’s office in Tallahassee.

07/31/2013

Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. (D-IL) (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Scandals Outweigh Obama’s Reelection In Chicago

It’s almost to the point that the easiest way to spot a corrupt politician is to see who’s winning in Chicago.

11/14/2012

Rev. Jesse Jackson sits down with CBS4's Jawan Strader.  (CBS4)

CBS4’s Jawan Strader Sits Down With Rev. Jesse Jackson

Well known civil rights leader, and sometimes controversial activist, Rev. Jesse Jackson is not one known for holding his tongue.

CBS4–04/30/2012

Several thousand people showed up at a rally in Miami's Bayfront Park to demand justice for the family of Trayvon Martin.  (Source: Peter D'Oench/CBS4)

Crowds Smaller Than Predicted At Bayfront Trayvon Rally

Thousands of people filled the amphitheater at Miami’s Bayfront Park Sunday afternoon to demand justice in the death of Trayvon Martin. The attendance fell far short of the 75 thousand predicted by US Rep. Frederica Wilson, organizer of the event, but they missed a spirited rally held under a blazing sun.

CBS4–04/01/2012

(Source: Martin Family Photo)

Massive Trayvon Martin Rally Set For Sunday In Bayfront Park

Tens of thousands of people are expected to take part in a hometown rally for the parents of Trayvon Martin in Miami this weekend.

CBS4–03/30/2012

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Sanford Bracing For Massive Trayvon Martin Rally

It appears Monday will be a big day in Sanford, Fla., where unarmed Miami Gardens teen Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman exactly a month ago.

CBS4–03/26/2012

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