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Poor Peoples Campaign


Coalition of Over 500 Faith Leaders Demand Utility Shutoff Moratorium During Pandemic

"As moral leaders, we join with people coming together to demand that our basic human needs are met."

Andrea Germanos ·

Police, Prisons, and the Pentagon

Defunding America's wars at home and abroad.

William Hartung ·

Virtual Poor People’s Campaign Rally Draws Crowd of More Than a Million

Through personal testimonies of systemic racism, poverty and inequality, ecological devastation, and militarism—the event brought the campaign's bold fusion agenda to new audiences.

Sarah Anderson ·

As Trump Sows Division, Poor People's Campaign Ignites 'Transformative Action' to Address Interwoven Injustices

"Those in power today want nothing more than to stop this kind of movement," said Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis. 

Andrea Germanos ·

Dismantle the War Economy

To create real security, we must slash the Pentagon budget and invest in meeting everyone’s basic human needs.

Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis ·

Poor People's Campaign to Host Weekend Digital Gathering to 'Challenge Poverty and Revive Democracy'

"Those whose backs are against the wall are pushing this whole nation towards justice."

Jessica Corbett ·

America for the Rich or the Poor?

Which America will be ours after the pandemic?

Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis ·

Poor People’s Campaign: We Refuse to Allow Politicians and Big Corporations to Balance State Budgets by Denying Rights

Leaders are using the lie of scarcity to place the burden of the crisis on the poor while billionaires are becoming even richer and large corporations are getting bailouts.

Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis ·

'The Poor, the Sick, the Homeless, the Children, the Low-Wage Workers': Moral Leaders Demand Coronavirus Relief for Most Vulnerable

"We are asking people to call on the White House and Congress to enact relief for the people that Jesus cared about," say the Poor People's Campaign co-chairs.

Jessica Corbett ·

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