‘Parts of My District Have Become War Zones,’ Says Boykin, Who, With Rev. Jackson, Calls for White House Gun Violence Summit

Rev. Jesse Jackson, with community leaders and elected officials, during a press conference Monday, Oct. 5, 2015, at his Rainbow/Push headquarters on the South Side. The leaders are calling for President Obama to convene a White House conference on gun violence in the city. | William Camargo/Wednesday Journal.  Tuesday, October 6, 2015 || Originally Published: Austin Weekly News || By Michael Romain  In the wake of the … Continue reading ‘Parts of My District Have Become War Zones,’ Says Boykin, Who, With Rev. Jackson, Calls for White House Gun Violence Summit