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File photo of Rev. Jesse Jackson. (credit: Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Jesse Jackson Urging Tech Jobs For Minorities

The Rev. Jesse Jackson called for more peaceful protests against the Ferguson police shooting but said the real agenda for civil rights in Seattle is increasing minorities employed by high-tech companies such as Microsoft, Nintendo and Amazon.com.

12/01/2014

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Legal Fee Concerns Raised For State’s Voting Rights Act

Opponents of a bill aiming to reform representation of minorities in local elections say the measure would be expensive for municipalities because of possible legal fees.

CBS Seattle–01/31/2013

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Federal Criticism Leads to Seattle Police Reforms

Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn has proposed a series of police reforms following a damning federal report after a series of high-profile incidents involving minorities.

03/29/2012

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