Cities across the nation will be celebrating the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend but some hold a more historical significance than others.
Atlanta (WAOK)- The Rainbow PUSH 14th Annual Creating Opportunity Conference, Fairness in the Work Place, the Marketplace and the Public Square, will happen Friday and Saturday, November 1 and 2 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. […]
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Despite calls to apologize by Florida’s governor, the Rev. Jesse Jackson is standing by his comments that the state’s struggle with the Trayvon Martin case can be compared to the civil […]
Did you miss this week’s episode of the Auto NSider w/ Daryl Killian? Check out the AutoNsider as he talks with freelance automotive blogger Nick Palermo about all things automotive including; AAA Tow To Go, […]
On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we talked about the rise in sexual assault cases in the military. We asked what could be done to rectify this? Also, we had Rev. Jesse Jackson to […]
A key leader in the Southern Baptist Convention has apologized for comments he made about President Obama and black leaders. “I certainly apologize to anyone who was hurt or offended by my remarks,” Richard Land, […]
ATLANTA (WAOK)-It is surely an unlikely relationship. Members of two rival gangs both support the efforts of Occupy Atlanta. Tim Franzen one of the outspoken members of Occupy Atlanta tells the story of Sherrod Britton and Shabaka […]
Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., president and founder of the Rainbow Push Coalition, has announced his support for Georgia Works, a Georgia job training initiative that according to Jackson “will significantly reduce joblessness by providing […]
ATLANTA (WAOK) – Reverend Jesse Jackson is meeting with Georgia pardons officials to discuss the case against Troy Davis. Davis faces the death penalty after being charged for the 1989 slaying of off-duty Savannah police […]
The Reverend Jesse Jackson and the Rainbow Push Coalition held the annual “Creating Opportunites- A focus on Job Creation” conference this past weekend.