The Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., worked with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and served as national director of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference's Operation Breadbasket, the economic wing of the SCLC. He ran for president of the United States in 1984 and 1988, and is the founder of The Rainbow/PUSH Coalition's Wall Street Project and LaSalle Project. Congressman Jesse L. Jackson, Jr., represents the second district of Illinois. Prior to entering Congress, he served as the national field director of the National Rainbow Coalition. He has an M.A. in theology from the Chicago Theology Seminary and a J.D. from the... Read More
Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
Publisher: Anchor On Sale: January 7, 2003 Price: $12.00
The death penalty is one of the most hotly contested issues in America today. Evidence continues to mount that many innocent people have been executed or are currently living on death row, and that minority groups and the poor suffer from a shoddy public defense system and discriminatory application of capital...
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