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2007 Jesse Jackson

Headshot Jesse Jackson

“And Justice for $um”

Reverend Jesse Louis Jackson, President and founder of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, is one of America’s foremost political figures. Over the past thirty years he has played a pivotal role in virtually every movement for empowerment, peace, civil rights, gender equality, and economic and social justice. Rev. Jackson has been called the “conscience of the nation” and “the great unifier,” challenging America to establish just and humane priorities. He is known for bringing people together on common ground across lines of race, class, gender, and belief.