Whenever any race-related incident happens anywhere in America, you can be sure that The Reverend Jesse Jackson will soon show up.
And show up he did in Ferguson, Missouri. The founder of Rainbow/PUSH coalition got on the bullhorn to speak with protesters… until they just about ran him out of town.
According to reports and from witnesses on Twitter, Jackson asked protesters for donations for his church.
The face of the person standing next to Jackson says just about all you need to know about the crowd’s reaction:
Jackson eventually left:
Doesn’t look like he’ll be getting any positive press from this move:
This may be a new low for Jesse Jackson. Maybe he should save his pandering for a more appropriate setting.