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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jackson, Jesse Jackson, Jesse Louis Jackson(noun)

    United States civil rights leader who led a national campaign against racial discrimination and ran for presidential nomination (born in 1941)

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  1. Jesse Jackson

    Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr. is an American civil rights activist and Baptist minister. He was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988 and served as a shadow U.S. Senator for the District of Columbia from 1991 to 1997. He is the founder of the organizations that merged to form Rainbow/PUSH. Former U.S. Representative Jesse Jackson, Jr. is his eldest son. Jackson was also the host of Both Sides with Jesse Jackson on CNN from 1992 to 2000.

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  1. Jesse Jackson:

    We can only at this time pray for The Rev. Jesse Jackson recovery.

  2. Jesse Jackson:

    Great things happen in small places. Jesus was born in Bethlehem. Jesse Jackson was born in Greenville.

  3. Jesse Jackson:

    The Rev. Jesse Jackson is in a real difficult situation, we can only at this time pray for The Rev. Jesse Jackson recovery.

  4. Bill Clinton:

    Bill Clinton dismissed my victory in South Carolina as being similar to Jesse Jackson and Bill Clinton is suggesting that somehow I had something to do with it ? you better ask him what he meant by that. I have no idea what he meant. These were words that came out of his mouth. Not words that came out of mine.'' The Good Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, 2012 : The.

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