Rev. Jesse Jackson

Trump leads by division, Biden by multiplication

By Jesse Jackson Sr. Guest Columnist As the presidential campaigns heat up, Americans are provided with a stark choice of leaders. The visits to Kenosha by...

Trump’s disgraceful assault on the Postal Service must fail

By Jesse Jackson Sr., Guest Columnist Lagging in the polls, President Donald Trump has launched a campaign to discredit the upcoming election and disparage the U.S....

Absence of leadership has made the pandemic worse

By Jesse Jackson Sr., Guest Columnist Donald Trump’s ignorance and incompetence have cost American lives in the pandemic. Now his failure of leadership will add to the...

The right to vote is the centerpiece of democracy

By Jesse Jackson Sr., Guest Columnist Aug. 6 is the 55th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act. If the constitutional amendments passed after the Civil War —...

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