TITLE

Jesse Jackson urges Wall Street investors to put more resources into inner-city, minority

PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Jet;08/03/98, Vol. 94 Issue 10, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the efforts made by Reverend Jesse Jackson to urge investors from Wall Street to invest in inner-city, minority communities. Comments from Jackson; Reasons investors should consider inner-city communities; Reasons for the partnership of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition with prominent investors and business leaders.
ACCESSION #
927695

 

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