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Poverty Won’t ‘Make America Great’
A recent UN report on international poverty highlighted an unexpected crisis area: the United States.
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Poor Peoples Campaign News
'Take Away Our Poverty, Not Our Children!': Poor People's Campaign Caps Off 40 Days of Action
'We will keep coming back until everyone has housing, voting rights, clean water, peace, and justice!" says Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis
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"Stop the War! Feed the Poor!": March by Poor People's Campaign Ends With Arrests in DC
The protest on Capitol Hill comes ahead of a mass mobilization planned for Saturday
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Protesting 'Morally Repugnant' Trump Policies, Poor People's Campaign Demands Action on Housing, Health, and Climate
"We are being sold an immoral narrative that there isn’t enough. There's not enough to house the homeless—but there's enough to build luxury condos everywhere. We are here to right these wrongs."
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Poor People's Campaign Leaders Among Dozens Arrested Nationwide as Moral Movement Persists
Ahead of Capitol Hill forum, Rev. William Barber and Rev. Liz Theohalis reportedly still in police custody
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Needed Now: A Real and Radical Left
Without a functioning left able to fight and do things for ordinary working and poor people, we will have nothing to defend and sustain our households, families and communities when the next big capitalist meltdown comes—an event that is due in the very near future
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Hundreds Arrested Nationwide as Poor People's Campaign Demands 'End to the War Economy'
"We have a long history of wars against other people, mostly people of color, around the world. It's time we stopped calling it the Defense Department and started calling it what it is: the Department of War."
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The Best Way to Honor Our Vets and Protect Americans? End the Wars
Soldiers, civilians, and the 140 million Americans who are poor or low-income pay the price for our never-ending wars
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The New Poor People’s Campaign: Seeds of a Non-Party Opposition?
All of us who have participated in one or another aspect of what has come to be known as the Trump Resistance should think about how we should be connecting with the new Poor People’s Campaign—and with each other.
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'Time for a Moral Confrontation': Poor People's Campaign Launches With Local Rallies Nationwide
"We cannot continue to have a democracy that engages in the kind of policy violence that we see happening every day."
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