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Jesse Jackson, others plan rally for Kim Foxx after criticism in handling of Jussie Smollett case

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Posted By: MissMolly, 4/1/2019 4:57:19 AM

CHICAGO – The Rev. Jesse Jackson and other clergy are planning a rally in support of Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, who’s faced criticism since her office dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett. Jackson’s Rainbow/PUSH Coalition says the civil rights leader will join fellow clergy, elected officials, attorneys and community activists for a Monday morning rally at the Chicago Temple supporting Foxx. Jackson says in a statement that the criticism of Foxx is “unreasonable, unjustified and politically motivated.”

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Reply 1 - Posted by: PChristopher 4/1/2019 5:19:49 AM (No. 19626)
All the corrupt politicians trying to cover for each other.....typical.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: coldoc 4/1/2019 5:29:01 AM (No. 19616)
I would say his support of foxx is racially motivated.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: ARKfamily 4/1/2019 6:08:46 AM (No. 19631)
Jussie Smollett doing community service for Rainbow/PUSH? Why not St. Jude´s Hospital and see how fortunate he is to have his youth, health and life?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: pilot222 4/1/2019 6:13:01 AM (No. 19625)
She must really really be guilty to drag out the old justice brother routine. The bigger the protest and racial outrage the more she must be seeing jail time and disbarment
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Reply 5 - Posted by: DCGIRL 4/1/2019 6:17:54 AM (No. 19624)
She´s worried. I hope she is gets disbarred, thrown out of office and goes to jail. She did this all for Michele Obama who pulled political strings to get poor Jussie out of being convicted of a hate crime.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: mobyclik 4/1/2019 6:24:58 AM (No. 19617)
You just KNOW ol´ Jessuh is popping up from under his rock to scam some cash out of this, it´s his MO. He´s just as greedy and dishonest as the Hag.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Lazyman 4/1/2019 6:28:34 AM (No. 19620)
Community organizing orders from the Shadow Government running all these areas.0 is busy.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: jhpeters2 4/1/2019 6:39:23 AM (No. 19615)
This corruption is heading up the food chain. Mooch 0bama, Jesse Jackson and others one by one covering for really bad acting and direction. Is it too much to hope that this silly experience could metasticize into a democrat tar baby?
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Banjo Willy 4/1/2019 7:43:41 AM (No. 19633)
F.J.J.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: moebellini3 4/1/2019 8:22:27 AM (No. 19618)
Now, like they usually do, they will turn this into a race/gay issue. Yes he´s black and yes he´s gay and yes he´s guilty. The sick part is that these morons refuse to and never will accept accountability. Got it.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: ronniethek 4/1/2019 8:35:56 AM (No. 19629)
When the truth all comes out about what Obama the Tyrant did to subvert the Constitution and the rule of law the only place he and his racist spouse ( who may or may not actually be proud of her country) will be able to inhabit comfortably (other than a prison cell) would be that s hole of a city-Chicago. It really suits them.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: ronniethek 4/1/2019 8:37:42 AM (No. 19637)
Rhymin´ made should crawl back into the slime hole from whence his disgusting fraudulent Anti-Semitic slimy self emanated.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: philsner 4/1/2019 8:51:22 AM (No. 19613)
Anyone can call himself a "reverend", and the Bible does not have good things to say about bearing false witness.
Jessie Jackson is a race hustler. He is not "clergy". Calling him that is just Orwellian cover.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Rumblehog 4/1/2019 9:00:49 AM (No. 19634)
How´s that child support going these days, "Revrum" Jerkson?
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Sorosisbehindit 4/1/2019 9:30:03 AM (No. 19630)
You see that is the difference between us - law and order.
If a white republican from my state commits a crime, I want him prosecuted. No passes. No deals.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: bigfatslob 4/1/2019 10:00:45 AM (No. 19614)
It must getting serious when the old ´mush mouth´ Rev, Jesse Jackson, is called in to help. There´s going to be plenty of ´shucking and jiving´ in to old town tonight.
Forget ´white privilege´ it is now replaced with ´black gay´ privilege.
It´s getting close to burning and looting time once this stink pot is stirred by the Revrund.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Strike3 4/1/2019 10:36:53 AM (No. 19638)
The brazen racism, greed, showmanship and outright slithery behavior of this hustler has always amazed me. Kim Foxx really had to dig deep for his support and jessuh will be going home with a nice fat check today. Chicago rats always hang out in the same sewer. I hope they remembered to invite Michelle to their blackfest today.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: JL80863 4/1/2019 10:54:40 AM (No. 19635)
Is he getting some of the payoff?
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Reply 19 - Posted by: AltaD 4/1/2019 11:11:46 AM (No. 19619)
FTA: The Fraternal Order of Police in Chicago plans a protest outside Foxx’s office Monday over the dismissal of the Smollett charges.

Dueling protests/rallies in the Loop today, what fun.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: VirtuDawg 4/1/2019 11:19:18 AM (No. 19640)
Typical liberal response, lying and covering up for each other´s criminal activity . . .
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Ruler of the Elves 4/1/2019 11:35:30 AM (No. 19632)
{SPIT}

They backed Michael Jackson and Simpson.

Let´s see; crooks, molesters and murderers.

Birds of a feather....
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Reply 22 - Posted by: rochow 4/1/2019 11:39:17 AM (No. 19623)
Rectum Jackthon it is de foxy Foxx who is
´unreasonable, unjustified and politically motivated´. Of course your hollow brainbox don´t be understanding dat, do it???!!!
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Reply 23 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX 4/1/2019 12:02:16 PM (No. 19621)
Tribalism, pure and simple.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: JediJerry 4/1/2019 12:52:09 PM (No. 19636)
Next, it will be Bill Clinton planning a rally in support of women rape and sexual assault victims.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: JHHolliday 4/1/2019 2:13:57 PM (No. 19627)
This is a case of the coverup causing more outrage than the actual crime. If they had fined Smollett $150,000 to reimburse the police and given him thirty days in jail this would all have died down by now.

Instead, to ´protect´ a black, gay man, they pulled strings and got him off completely. It won´t be forgotten now and it´s gotten Foxx in big trouble. Also embarrassing for Michelle and others pulling strings. They should have let it to play out normally. Now they have a real problem.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: msjena 4/1/2019 4:55:09 PM (No. 19628)
The good news is, Kim´s hopes of capturing Durbin´s Senate seat when he retires are dashed. And Rahm (also interested in that seat, IMO) put a cherry on top.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: watashiyo 4/1/2019 9:07:17 PM (No. 19622)
Good-bye, "Empire"!
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Reply 28 - Posted by: IAmButASimpleCaveman 4/2/2019 9:53:29 AM (No. 19639)
simply shaking the dust off the rent a riot operations
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