Jesse Jackson

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Government agencies should be required to focus resources on areas with pervasive violence, Davis said.

North Lawndale »

The boy, who was slain in a shooting, was the grandson of Rep. Danny Davis.

North Park »

The civil rights advocate will speak about the impact of the budget crisis on students.

Downtown »

The Michigan Avenue march aimed to raise awareness of the 442 Chicagoans shot and killed this year. 

Kenwood »

Jackson said "trusted faces in high places" are the only way to restore the department's credibility.

Bronzeville »

The hunger strikers took their protests to Little Black Pearl Art and Design Academy.

The Loop »

"He was a quality spirit," Jackson said. "I loved the guy."

Little Village »

Rev. Jesse Jackson has led Christmas services at the jail for several decades.

Hyde Park »

Glenda Hatchett of the TV show "Judge Hatchett" will also speak during the week of events.

Kenwood »

The civil rights leader said the pending closure, online classes deny students equal access to learning.

Little Village »

Following a tour of the jail Thursday, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart called for reform alongside Jackson.

Kenwood »

Jackson helped win Lt. Robert Goodman's release from Syria after his plane was shot down.

Hyde Park »

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: The star-studded affair drew onlookers at Promontory Point in Hyde Park Saturday.

The Loop »

The civil rights icon's speech Wednesday sounded like a montage of everything he's ever stood for.

South Shore »

Husband and wife plead guilty to spending thousands from campaign fund, including buying two elk heads.