Amanda Abrams

Amanda is a freelance journalist based in Durham, North Carolina. Learn more about her at

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Demonstrators participating in the Poor People's March at Lafayette Park and on Connecticut Avenue, Washington, D.C., on June 18, 1968. Views
Thursday, August 24, 2017
What A Revived Poor People’s Campaign Needs To Do In The Trump Era
In 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. and his allies started the Poor People’s Campaign, a movement meant to improve the lives of low-income Americans. But King was assassinated a few months before its political actions officially kicked off, and the campaign never reached its full potential. Fifty years...
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