From Flood The Drummer of collaboratephilly.com
Rev Jesse Jackson mobilizes Philly residents with Voter Empowerment Rally
Rev Jackson declares November 6th 2012 “Dignity Day”-Boycott work and Volunteer!
10.14.12: Philadelphia -(Politics/Nonprofit/Activism): “China isn’t taking jobs from us, the greedy and the rich are taking jobs to them!” yells Rev Jesse Jackson while standing behind a podium at today’s Voter Empowerment Rally in Malcolm X park — the event was presented by Fight for Philly. The Baptist minister and founder of the Rainbow Push Coalition stood before a park full of Philadelphia residents and declared, “November 6th is Dignity Day! — take off work and volunteer, knock on every door and mobilize students — if necessary take a sick leave on November 6th, because if we lose we’ll be sick November 7th.”