- Associated Press - Friday, September 15, 2017

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - The Rev. Jesse Jackson is scheduled to speak at George Mason University.

The school says the civil rights leader will address students Friday at 6 p.m. at Mason’s Harris Theater on the school’s Fairfax campus. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Jackson, who also ran for president as a Democrat in the 1980s, is slated to speak on college student voting, voter registration and issues of race in America.


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The event is hosted by Mason’s Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Multicultural Education and Student Involvement.

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