Jesse Jackson Apologizes for Open Mic Slight Against Obama

A day after an open microphone caught the Rev. Jesse Jackson Wednesday criticizing Sen. Barack Obama for the way he talks to the black community, the civil rights leader praised Obama but continued to challenge the presumptive Democratic nominee to place more "emphasis" on issues that affect African-Americans. Unaware that his microphone was on before a television interview, Jackson said Obama has been overly critical of the black community. "See Barack Obama been, um, talking down to black...Full Story
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