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Jesse Jackson

Jesse Jackson (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Jesse Jackson Urges Alleged Cop Killer To Surrender To Police

Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr. issued a public plea to triple homicide suspect Christopher Dorner to surrender to authorities immediately.

02/08/2013

Al Sharpton was one of the dignitaries attending a civil rights rally in Los Angeles Thursday. (credit: CBS)

Trayvon Martin’s Parents Host Civil Rights Rally In South LA

A rally featuring civil rights activists, popular entertainers and politicians was held at a Los Angeles church Thursday to mark the two-month anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/26/2012

Jesse Jackson was instrumental in helping the Clintons patch up their marital woes once the Monica scandal broke. Apparently Jesse had some knowledge of how to handle a scorned spouse...it wasn't long after that it was revealed Mrs. Jackson got nasty when a long-standing affair between the good reverend and one of his former assistants came to light. (credit: CBS)

Jesse Jackson Backs Calif. Grocery Workers

The Rev. Jesse Jackson has joined Southern California grocery workers who are fighting proposed health care hikes in a contract struggle with major supermarket chains.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/17/2011