An unfathomable 50 years since Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination - yes we remember it - workers, poor people and rights advocates led by the stalwart likes of Rev. Dr. William Barber continue to fight King's fights in Memphis and beyond with a requisite endurance both disheartening and uplifting. For a sense of a loss still raw and a resolve still strong, see 1968's sanitation workers and their kids recall the time when "everything went dark," and they persisted.
Poor Peoples Campaign
"Those in power today want nothing more than to stop this kind of movement,"...
"Those whose backs are against the wall are pushing this whole nation towards...
Poor People’s Campaign
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