Tag Archive for Jesse Jackson

Runoffs in Georgia offer clear choice

Jesse Jackson

(TriceEdneyWire.com) — On Jan. 5, Georgia will hold a run-off election for both of its Senate seats. The races capture national attention because control of the Senate is at stake. If the two Democratic challengers, Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael…

Let prisoners go during COVID-19 pandemic

(TriceEdneyWire.com) — Across the United States and across the world, prisoners are among the most vulnerable to the coronavirus. Overcrowded facilities, shortages of food and medicine, and totally inadequate testing expose prisoners who are disproportionately poor and afflicted with prior…

Republican Senate stands in way of moving America forward

Jesse Jackson

(TriceEdneyWire.com) — Americans are disgusted that Washington has become dysfunctional, even as Americans struggle with ever greater challenges from stagnant wages and growing inequality to catastrophic climate change to soaring health-care costs to a decrepit and dangerously aged infrastructure. President…

Can America break its gun addiction?

Jesse Jackson

(TriceEdneyWire.com) — After mass shootings in Southaven, Mississippi; Dayton, Ohio; and Midland, El Paso and Odessa, Texas, public demand for sensible gun reform once more soared. And once more, Republican politicians, led by President Donald Trump, were intimidated into inaction…