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San Antonio Express-News
The Energy 202: 2017 is a crazy weather year. We launched the best eye in the sky just in time.on the recovery. San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, who has sparred with Trump
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
on the recovery. San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, who has sparred with Trump over the disaster, tweeted photos with Rev. Jesse Jackson, thanking Jackson for his "commitment to the people of San Juan and Puerto Rico." Jackson called for further... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Former Atlanta mayor Shirley Franklin says she almost ran this yearup to run for mayor this year, which would have totally changed the race. Afte
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
up to run for mayor this year, which would have totally changed the race. After a friendly embrace with longtime ally Rev. Jesse Jackson, who was in town for a mayoral candidates forum, Franklin took to the microphone herself on WAOK radio to talk... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Rainbow Push Coalition arranges relief flight to Puerto RicoReverend Janette Wilson of The Rainbow Push Coalition. The Fed Ex flight will
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
Reverend Janette Wilson of The Rainbow Push Coalition. The Fed Ex flight will head to San Juan Saturday morning. Reverend Jesse Jackson will greet the plane. Jackson will work with churches in Puerto Rico to distribute the supplies. The Rainbow... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Hillsdale officer’s car, guns stolen from department parking lotovernight. The personal items included a shot gun and a pistol. It happened aro
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
overnight. The personal items included a shot gun and a pistol. It happened around 6 a.m. at the station located at 6614 Jesse Jackson Avenue. Officials say the suspect also broke into two police cars and stole bullet proof vests. The vehicle... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Pyongyang loses friends in Africathose from Benin, Gambia, DR Congo, Malawi, Cape Verde, Zimbabwe, Mali, Maurita
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
those from Benin, Gambia, DR Congo, Malawi, Cape Verde, Zimbabwe, Mali, Mauritania and Liberia, as well as US Congressman Jesse Jackson and an envoy from North Korea. It marked the 50th anniversary of Senegal’s independence from France. The... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Jackson: We must rescue and rebuild Puerto Ricocitizens in America. Puerto Ricans are Americans. We should not fail them in a
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
citizens in America. Puerto Ricans are Americans. We should not fail them in a desperate time of need. The Rev. Jesse Jackson is the founder of the nonprofit Rainbow PUSH Coalition. Send email to jjackson@rainbowpush.org. Follow Jackson... Read more
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MLive.com
Controversial author Charles Murray to speak at University of Michiganrange of speakers from from Milo Yiannopoulos, Ben Shapiro, David Horowitz and
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
range of speakers from from Milo Yiannopoulos, Ben Shapiro, David Horowitz and Bill Ayers and Dinesh D'Souza, to the Rev. Jesse Jackson and U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. UM also hosted Murray in the past back in 2012. On Wednesday,... Read more
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Black Press USA
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich to Speak at Global Automotive Summit in Detroit on October 20Meeting and Event Center. This year’s luncheon on Friday October 20, 2017, will
Black Press USA / Posted 9 days ago
Meeting and Event Center. This year’s luncheon on Friday October 20, 2017, will consist of a one-on-one chat with Reverend Jesse Jackson Sr., Rainbow PUSH Coalition president and founder, and Brian Krzanich, CEO of the Santa Clara... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Oct. 8: Bella Thorne, Bruno Mars, Sigourney Weaver, Angus Jones, Nick Cannon, Matt Damon, Emily Procter, Karyn Parsons, Sigourney WeaverGossip columnist Rona Barrett in 1936 (age 81) -- Tennis Hall of Fame member F
Reality TV World / Posted 9 days ago
Gossip columnist Rona Barrett in 1936 (age 81) -- Tennis Hall of Fame member Fred Stolle in 1938 (age 79) -- The Rev. Jesse Jackson, civil rights leader, in 1941 (age 76) -- Goosebumps author R.L. Stine in 1943 (age 74) -- Rock and Roll Hall... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
- Opinion - The Daily News - Jacksonville, NCis 81. Actor Paul Hogan (“Crocodile Dundee”) is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fre
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
is 81. Actor Paul Hogan (“Crocodile Dundee”) is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressions) is 77. The Rev. Jesse Jackson is 76. Chevy Chase is 74. Singer Airrion Love (The Stylistics) is 68. Sigourney Weaver is 68. Rhythm-and-blues... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Opinionis 81. Actor Paul Hogan (“Crocodile Dundee”) is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fre
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
is 81. Actor Paul Hogan (“Crocodile Dundee”) is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressions) is 77. The Rev. Jesse Jackson is 76. Chevy Chase is 74. Singer Airrion Love (The Stylistics) is 68. Sigourney Weaver is 68. Rhythm-and-blues... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Oct. 8: Bruno Mars, Sigourney WeaverGossip columnist Rona Barrett in 1936 (age 81) -- Tennis Hall of Fame member F
Reality TV World / Posted 10 days ago
Gossip columnist Rona Barrett in 1936 (age 81) -- Tennis Hall of Fame member Fred Stolle in 1938 (age 79) -- The Rev. Jesse Jackson, civil rights leader, in 1941 (age 76) -- Goosebumps author R.L. Stine in 1943 (age 74) -- Rock and Roll Hall... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Oct. 8, 2017is 81. Actor Paul Hogan is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressio
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
is 81. Actor Paul Hogan is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressions) is 77. Civil-rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson is 76. Comedian Chevy Chase is 74. Author R.L. Stine is 74. Actor Dale Dye is 73. Country singer Susan Raye is... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Oct. 8)criminal 1940 – Fred Cash, American soul singer 1940 – Paul Hogan, Australian
The Inyo Register / Posted 10 days ago
criminal 1940 – Fred Cash, American soul singer 1940 – Paul Hogan, Australian actor, producer, and screenwriter 1941 – Jesse Jackson, American minister and activist 1941 – Shane Stevens, American author 1941 – George Bellamy, English singer,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
October 8"National Lampoon's Vacation" and "Fletch," is born Cornelius Crane Chase in Ne
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
"National Lampoon's Vacation" and "Fletch," is born Cornelius Crane Chase in New York City. [ + - ] 1941: The Rev. Jesse Jackson, civil rights activist and a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988, is born in... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 8"National Lampoon's Vacation" and "Fletch," is born Cornelius Crane Chase in Ne
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
"National Lampoon's Vacation" and "Fletch," is born Cornelius Crane Chase in New York City. [ + - ] 1941: The Rev. Jesse Jackson, civil rights activist and a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988, is born in... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Today in Historyis 81. Actor Paul Hogan is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressio
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 10 days ago
is 81. Actor Paul Hogan is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressions) is 77. Civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson is 76. Comedian Chevy Chase is 74. Author R.L. Stine is 74. Actor Dale Dye is 73. Country singer Susan Raye is... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historyis 81. Actor Paul Hogan is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressio
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
is 81. Actor Paul Hogan is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressions) is 77. Civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson is 76. Comedian Chevy Chase is 74. Author R.L. Stine is 74. Actor Dale Dye is 73. Country singer Susan Raye is... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyis 81. Actor Paul Hogan is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressio
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
is 81. Actor Paul Hogan is 78. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressions) is 77. Civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson is 76. Comedian Chevy Chase is 74. Author R.L. Stine is 74. Actor Dale Dye is 73. Country singer Susan Raye is... Read more
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The News & Observer
As Rev. Barber delivers last NAACP address, he seeks to spread his message on larger scaleto coalesce groups around those issues, when they might not otherwise have been
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
to coalesce groups around those issues, when they might not otherwise have been able to find anything in common. The Rev. Jesse Jackson, in town for the NAACP conference, said Barber is an effective leader because he doesn’t limit his focus to... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Booker, Jackson, Barber are speakers at NAACP conventionare among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen.
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
are among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey and the Rev. Jesse Jackson will address convention attendees at the Raleigh Convention Center. Jackson ran unsuccessfully for the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Rev. Jesse Jackson says white leaders hurt the nation by failing to help the poorJesse Jackson on NAACP's Barber, Trump, Confederate statues | News & Observer
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Jesse Jackson on NAACP's Barber, Trump, Confederate statues | News & Observer Jesse Jackson, a longtime Civil Rights activist and two-time presidential candidate, talks about Las Vegas, Trump and other white politicians, voter rights and other... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Booker, Jackson, Barber are speakers at NAACP convention in Raleighare among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen.
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
are among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey and the Rev. Jesse Jackson will address convention attendees at the Raleigh Convention Center. Jackson ran unsuccessfully for the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Booker, Jackson, Barber are speakers at NAACP conventionare among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen.
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
are among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey and the Rev. Jesse Jackson will address convention attendees at the Raleigh Convention Center. Jackson ran unsuccessfully for the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Booker, Jackson, Barber are speakers at NAACP conventionare among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen.
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
are among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey and the Rev. Jesse Jackson will address convention attendees at the Raleigh Convention Center. Jackson ran unsuccessfully for the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Booker, Jackson, Barber are speakers at NAACP conventionare among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
are among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey and the Rev. Jesse Jackson will address convention attendees at the Raleigh Convention Center. Jackson ran unsuccessfully for the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Booker, Jackson, Barber are speakers at NAACP conventionare among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen.
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
are among the speakers at this weekend's North Carolina NAACP convention. Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey and the Rev. Jesse Jackson will address convention attendees at the Raleigh Convention Center. Jackson ran unsuccessfully for the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Leonard Pitts: So black athletes have forgotten their place?know, it's amazing conservatives are still willing to teach us, given what slow
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
know, it's amazing conservatives are still willing to teach us, given what slow learners we've proven to be. They criticize Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton. They once criticized Malcolm X and Thurgood Marshall. They even criticized Martin Luther King,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Legend or lech? Liberator or oppressor? Pioneer or pimp? Barry Didcock assesses the legacy of Playboy founder Hugh HefnerHefner, tweeting: “RIP to the legendary Hugh Hefner! I'm so honoured to have be
heraldscotland / Posted 17 days ago
Hefner, tweeting: “RIP to the legendary Hugh Hefner! I'm so honoured to have been part of the Playboy team.” The Reverend Jesse Jackson is another, hailing him as “a strong supporter of the civil rights movement”, while to Paris Hilton he was a... Read more
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Breitbart
Irish University Honors Al Sharpton With James Joyce Award for Civil RightsKing,” echoing the majority of his fellow political party members opposed to th
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
King,” echoing the majority of his fellow political party members opposed to the commander-in-chief. Civil rights activist Jesse Jackson, Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT), Nobel Laureate and mathematician John Nash, economist Paul Krugman and author JK... Read more
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The Christian Post
If 'Hands Up, Don't Shoot' Is a Myth Why Do So Many Black Americans Believe It?answers would include: Black Americans are simply listening to their race-baiti
The Christian Post / Posted 18 days ago
answers would include: Black Americans are simply listening to their race-baiting leaders (think, Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson and others). Or, black Americans are being duped by the leftwing media. Or, black Americans are easily stirred... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI holds special place in basketball great's heartmouth shut and stay out of trouble and just let things be," he said. But he me
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
mouth shut and stay out of trouble and just let things be," he said. But he met a fellow Illinois student by the name of Jesse Jackson who encouraged him to use his voice. From watching how the future reverend carried himself, Jackson learned how... Read more
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News 8000
Hefner's civil rights, pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
News 8000 / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice." The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as "a strong supporter of the civil rights movement." "We shall never... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Hefner's civil rights, pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
KTXS Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice." The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as "a strong supporter of the civil rights movement." "We shall never... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Hefner's civil rights, pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice." The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as "a strong supporter of the civil rights movement." "We shall never... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Hefner's civil rights, pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice." The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as "a strong supporter of the civil rights movement." "We shall never... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Hefner's civil rights, pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice." The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as "a strong supporter of the civil rights movement." "We shall never... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Hefner's civil rights, pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice." The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as "a strong supporter of the civil rights movement." "We shall never... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Hefner's civil rights, pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice." The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as "a strong supporter of the civil rights movement." "We shall never... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Hefner's civil rights, pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice." The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as "a strong supporter of the civil rights movement." "We shall never... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Hefner's civil rights, pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice." The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as "a strong supporter of the civil rights movement." "We shall never... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Hefner's civil rights, pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice." The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as "a strong supporter of the civil rights movement." "We shall never... Read more
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Reuters
Illinois congressman convicted of failing to file income taxesfunds and sentenced to serve additional time. He was released in 2001. Reynold
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
funds and sentenced to serve additional time. He was released in 2001. Reynolds tried politics again but in 2013 lost a bid for the U.S. House of Representatives seat of Jesse Jackson Jr., who had resigned before pleading guilty to fraud c... Read more
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asianage
King of Playboy empire no more“#Legend, innovator & one of a kind”. “Hugh Hefner was a strong supporter of t
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
“#Legend, innovator & one of a kind”. “Hugh Hefner was a strong supporter of the civil rights movement,” tweeted activist Jesse Jackson. “We shall never forget him.” In 2003, Hefner told AFP he “would like to be remembered as somebody who had a... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Hugh Hefner’s complicated civil rights and pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice.” The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as “a strong supporter of the civil rights movement.” “We shall never... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Hugh Hefner’s complicated civil rights and pro-LBGT legacysimply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prej
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 19 days ago
simply race. It had to do with sexual prejudice and it had to do with drug prejudice.” The civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Hefner on Twitter late Wednesday as “a strong supporter of the civil rights movement.” “We shall never... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stars, former Playmates react to death of Hugh Hefnersupporter of the civil rights movement. We shall never forget him. May he Rest
Darien News-Review / Posted 19 days ago
supporter of the civil rights movement. We shall never forget him. May he Rest In Peace." — civil rights leader The Rev. Jesse Jackson on Twitter. — "I had a number of great conversations ... with Hugh Hefner. Was such an interesting man. True... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hugh Hefner's body is driven away from his Playboy mansionone would have expected for someone who founded an Empire on naked women and ca
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
one would have expected for someone who founded an Empire on naked women and called him 'a thoughtful friend' Rev Jesse Jackson called Hugh a 'strong supporter of the civil rights movement' before adding 'we shall never forget him. May he... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Stars, ex-Playmates react to death of Hefnersupporter of the civil rights movement. We shall never forget him. May he Rest
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
supporter of the civil rights movement. We shall never forget him. May he Rest In Peace." — civil rights leader The Rev. Jesse Jackson on Twitter. — "I had a number of great conversations ... with Hugh Hefner. Was such an interesting man. True... Read more
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Billboard
Hugh Hefner to Be Buried Next to Marilyn Monroedeath was mourned by a wide variety of celebrities, including The Weeknd, Ryan
Billboard / Posted 19 days ago
death was mourned by a wide variety of celebrities, including The Weeknd, Ryan Seacrest, Mark Hamill, Kiss' Gene Simmons, former cover subject Jenny McCarthy, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Rob Lowe, Kat Dennings, Heidi Montag, J... Read more
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