The Rev. Jesse Jackson speaks in 2012 at Benedict College in Columbia.
The Rev. Jesse Jackson speaks in 2012 at Benedict College in Columbia. TIM DOMINICK File photo/The State
The Rev. Jesse Jackson speaks in 2012 at Benedict College in Columbia. TIM DOMINICK File photo/The State

For 50 years Jackson has remained one of nation’s top black leaders

January 06, 2016 11:10 AM