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date: 10 May 2021

Jesse Jackson 1941– 
American Democratic politician and clergyman 

  1. When I look out at this convention, I see the face of America, red, yellow, brown, black, and white. We are all precious in God's sight—the real rainbow coalition.
    speech at Democratic National Convention, Atlanta, 19 July 1988
  2. She sat down in order that we all might stand up—and the walls of segregation came down.
    of the American civil rights activist Rosa Parks
    in BBC News (online edition) 25 October 2005