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Rainbow PUSH Coalition and African American Contractors to Picket Construction Site, Demand Inclusion and Fairness in Hiring

September 17, 2018

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Monday, September 17, 2018

 

Rainbow PUSH Coalition and African American Contractors to Picket Construction Site, Demand Inclusion and Fairness in Hiring

 

CHICAGO – A forest of construction cranes soar into the skyline around downtown Chicago but few if any African Americans are employed at the dozens of job sites.

 

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Reverend Jackson to be honored with several awards during 48th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Weekend in Washington, DC.

September 14, 2018

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, September 14, 2018

Reverend Jackson to be honored with several awards during

48th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Weekend in

Washington, DC.

 

 

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Rainbow PUSH Coalition Stands with Striking Hotel Workers

September 10, 2018

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Monday, September 10, 2018

 

Rainbow PUSH Coalition Stands with Striking Hotel Workers

 

A striking Chicago hotel worker, Kenneth Williams, fought back tears Saturday as applause and shouts of support washed over him at the weekly community meeting and international broadcast of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition.

 

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Trump’s mutterings are stark contrast to Lincoln’s eloquence

September 10, 2018

Last week, President Trump, in a rambling stump speech in Montana, bizarrely compared his oratory to that of Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address, arguing (incorrectly) that Lincoln was “ridiculed” for the speech.

“He was excoriated by the fake news. … Fifty years after his death, they said it may have been the greatest speech ever made in America,” Trump noted. “I have a feeling that’s going to happen with us.”

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Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. and the Rainbow PUSH Coalition to Host Special Media Luncheon in Atlanta

September 6, 2018

 

MEDIA ADVISORY
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. and the Rainbow PUSH Coalition to Host Special Media Luncheon in Atlanta

 

Please join international civil rights icon, Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., for a special media luncheon 12 P.M. (noon), Tuesday, September 11th, at Paschal’s Restaurant, 180 Northside Drive SW, Atlanta, Georgia…in the Maynard Jackson room.

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Unfinished Business

September 4, 2018

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

 

Unfinished Business

A statement by Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr.

 

 

The political landscape in Chicago radically changed today.

 

The city is in shock and awe after Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s surprise announcement that he will not seek a third term.

 

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