Jesse Jackson says unemployment may contribute to Chicago violence

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Rev. Jesse Jackson said unemployment, especially among young people, can cause desperation that may lead to violence. (WLS)

Chicago had one of the most violent days in decades this week.

Reverend Jesse Jackson spoke with ABC7 Eyewitness News Anchor Terrell Brown about the bloodshed in the streets.

Jackson said unemployment, especially among young people, can cause desperation that may lead to violence.

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