Rev. Jesse Jackson discharged from hospital after fall at DC university

The civil rights activist and two-time presidential candidate was captured on video with a bandage on his head as he expressed gratitude to staff at the historically Black university‘s hospital. 

“I want to express my thanks to the doctors and nurses at Howard University for giving me the best of service,” said Jackson, who has Parkinson’s disease and was previously hospitalized twice this year, according to Reuters. 

REV. JESSE JACKSON HOSPITALIZED AFTER FALL AT DC UNIVERSITY

The Rev. Jesse Jackson stops by a demonstration outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 2, 2021. (Reuters)

The Rev. Jesse Jackson stops by a demonstration outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 2, 2021. (Reuters)

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