WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- New target. // Quill;Jul/Aug94, Vol. 82 Issue 6, p7
Reports on Reverend Jesse Jackson's boycott campaign aimed at networks that have done little to recruit and promote minority employees.
- Jesse Jackson announces plans to open New York office to monitor Wall Street. // Jet;2/10/97, Vol. 91 Issue 12, p61
Reports on Rev. Jesse Jackson's plans to monitor the treatment of minorities by the largest corporations in the United States. The announcement of his intention to open an office on Wall Street, to be run by the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition; Goals of the office; Financial guru Donald Trump's donation...
- Exchanges give Jesse a risky cold shoulder. Strahler, Steven R. // Crain's Chicago Business;05/31/99, Vol. 22 Issue 22, p4
Discloses that Reverend Jesse Jackson is finding difficulty in getting the cooperation of futures exchanges in Chicago, Illinois, for his LaSalle Street Project which hopes to provide opportunities for minorities in the financial district. Jackson's plan to lobby corporate members of the...
- Jackson Praises Google for Releasing Equal-Employment Data. Wright, James // Chicago Citizen - Chicago Weekend Edition;10/15/2014, Vol. 44 Issue 41, p10
The article reports that Jesse Jackson, a civil rights leader of the U.S., has praised Internet search engine Google for releasing its equal employment opportunity report as of October 2014 which reveals data about minorities and women employed by it.
- Big names push social investing. Johnsson, Julie // Pensions & Investments;9/20/1999, Vol. 27 Issue 19, p43
Reports that Chicago, Illinois' leading financial firms and philanthropic groups are joining forces in a coordinated push to boost social investment in the city. Group called the Social Investment Forum of Chicago; Comparison with the LaSalle Street Project launched in 1998 by Reverend Jesse...
- Jackson Visit Causes Stir as Reform Nears Finish Line . ANASON, DEAN // American Banker;10/18/1999, Vol. 164 Issue 200, p1
Focuses on the progress of the debate on financial reform legislation in the United States as of October 1999. Approval of a compromise between the US Federal Reserve Board and the US Treasury Department over powers for bank subsidiaries; Significance of Reverend Jesse Jackson's interference on...
- Congressmen critical of Fed's minority-hiring record. Seiberg, Jaret // American Banker;3/10/97, Vol. 162 Issue 46, p2
Reports on the criticism aired by Democratic congressmen Henry Gonzalez and Jesse Jackson Jr. on the US Federal Reserve System's record of hiring minorities.
- Closed circuit: Washington. // Broadcasting & Cable;9/25/95, Vol. 125 Issue 39, p81
Presents various news related to broadcasting from Washington. Attempts by Jesse Jackson to pressure Disney and Westinghouse for minority employment and programing concessions to get FCC approval for their mergers with CapCities/ABC and CBS respectively; Information on the Senate ally for TCI in...
- Rev. Jesse Jackson Visits Boeing Co. Workers At Wichita, KS, Plant. // Jet;12/07/98, Vol. 95 Issue 2, p12
Reports that Reverend Jesse Jackson, founder and president of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, met with Boeing Co. officials and disgruntled workers at the Boeing plant in Wichita, Kansas in late 1998. The discrimination lawsuit filed against Boeing by minority employees; Jackson's visits to other...