William Barber

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Not addressing poverty "is constitutionally inconsistent, it is economically insane, and it is morally, morally, morally wrong," said Rev. Dr. William Barber.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
The Poor People's Campaign event
"We can provide robust voting rights, decent jobs, and secure incomes, housing...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Religious leaders
"We must show up in person to deliver a prophetic indictment. "

Further

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.