TITLE

Endgame

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Andrew
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;02/19/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 8, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Discusses the scandal that arose after Reverend Jesse Jackson revealed that he had been having an affair and his mistress conceived an illegitimate child. Impact of the revelation on Jackson's role in the civil rights movement in the U.S.; Changes that have occurred in U.S. politics, and Jackson's Rainbow/PUSH Coalition; Public perception of Jackson.
ACCESSION #
4072805

 

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