John Mitchell RIP Obituary – Cause of Death : “John Mitchell, Rainbow PUSH Coalition chief of staff, passes at 57”

By | June 15, 2024



Rainbow PUSH Coalition chief of staff John Mitchell has tragically passed away at the age of 57 after a valiant battle with stage 4 myeloma cancer, it has been reported.

Mitchell, a highly respected figure within the civil rights community, had been undergoing treatment for the aggressive form of cancer for several months. Despite his illness, he continued to work tirelessly for the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, advocating for social justice and equality for all.

News of Mitchell’s passing has sent shockwaves through the civil rights community, with many expressing their condolences and paying tribute to his unwavering dedication to the cause. Reverend Jesse Jackson, founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, described Mitchell as a “true warrior for justice” and a “dedicated and compassionate leader.”

Mitchell’s colleagues at the Rainbow PUSH Coalition have also expressed their deep sadness at his passing, praising his leadership and commitment to the organization’s mission. In a statement released earlier today, the coalition said, “John Mitchell was a pillar of strength and inspiration to all who knew him. His passion for social justice and his unwavering dedication to the cause will never be forgotten.”

Born and raised in the United Kingdom, Mitchell moved to the United States in his early twenties to pursue a career in civil rights activism. Over the years, he became a key figure within the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, working closely with Reverend Jesse Jackson to advance the organization’s goals and objectives.

Mitchell’s passing is a great loss to the civil rights community, and he will be sorely missed by all who knew him. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and loved ones during this difficult time.

The cause of Mitchell’s death has not yet been confirmed, and further details are expected to emerge in the coming days. In the meantime, tributes continue to pour in for a man who dedicated his life to fighting for a more just and equal society.

Rest in peace, John Mitchell. Your legacy will live on in the hearts of all those you inspired and touched during your time with us.