Posts Tagged ‘Rev’

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Warns Inmates of `Jail Hotels’

December 26, 2008

jesse-jackson-591.jpgThe Rev. Jesse Jackson has warned against prisons becoming “jail hotels” during his annual Christmas visit to the Cook County, Ill., jail.

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Advisor to Martin Luther King Dies: Incest Charge Marred Legacy of Rev. James Bevel

December 23, 2008

james-bevel-565.jpgThe Rev. James L. Bevel, a prominent figure in the civil rights movement whose legacy was clouded by an incest conviction has died, a relative said. He was 72.

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Rev. Timothy Wright Speaks Again

November 3, 2008

timothy-wright-jr-first-appearance.JPGSunday, October 12th, Rev. Timothy Wright made his greatest public
appearance since a tragic July 4th car accident that claimed the life
of his grandson and wife, and left his body broken and paralyzed from
the chest down. 

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Rev. Al Sharpton to Lead Election Watch Night in Atlanta

November 3, 2008

al-sharpton5.jpgRev. Al Sharpton will lead an historic “Watch Night” tomorrow in
Atlanta to view the election returns at Ebenezer Baptist Church in the
pulpit of the Heritage Sanctuary, where Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
preached his ministry of non violence.

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