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Jesse Jackson Praises Legacy of Chavez

c301 Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 7:40 PM
Will the press please, please, please quit writing/filming anything Jesse Jackson has to say?! Relevance? No! Totally self-serving.
Joel176 Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 7:50 PM
Writing about him is bad, I agree. However, the author was kind and didn't print a big picture of him.

Civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson praised deceased anti-American Venezuela President Hugo Chavez during the delivery of his eulogy Friday in Venezuela.

 “Hugo fed the hungry,” said Jackson, who ran for president twice in the 1980s. “He lifted the poor. He raised their hopes. He helped them realize their dreams. And, so, today we do mourn, because we’ve lost a lot. But we have a lot left – a stable government, an orderly transition.”

Jackson prayed that Chavez, who famously called President George W. Bush "the devil” in 2006, would find peace in the afterlife, and for peace between the...

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