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December 1, 2014 at 12:16 PM

Jesse Jackson tells Kent students that education can end tech disparity

In a speech Monday marked by long call-and-responses with a crowd of middle- and high-school students, the Rev. Jesse Jackson echoed the themes of his Sunday talk at Seattleā€™s Mount Zion Baptist Church. Education, he said, is a way to end racial disparities in high-paying technology jobs around the nation, and the lack of minorities on…

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