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Building a movement to overcome systemic racism, poverty, ecological devastation and the war economy. Everybody's got a right to live. #PoorPeoplesCampaign
The excuse of scarcity is a myth. We have all seen how fast the gov’t conjures up cash for corps. If we enliven & enlarge the electorate & build the political will, affordable housing, quality schooling, clean water & health care for all will follow.
Opinion: The importance of the poor person's vote
The Rev. William Barber and the Rev. Liz Theoharis write that a groundbreaking new report from the Poor People's Campaign proves empirically what we'v...
“America will be made new with a movement from the bottom up.” In this moment of momentum, put your #revolutionarylove into action. Read the @UniteThePoor report and then JOIN THEM. #SeeNoStranger #UniteThePoor #GOTV #Election2020 https://twitter.com/UniteThePoor/status/1293536496612446209
This election season the #PoorPeoplesCampaign is mobilizing, organizing, registering & educating ppl for a movement that votes! Engaging in voter turnout, poll monitoring, voter protection & organizing a moral fusion movement that‘ll transform this nation: http://poorpeoplescampaign.org/resource/power-of-poor-voters/
Excited to discuss economic justice, faith, and inclusive movement-building with Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis (@liztheo), National Co-Chair of @UniteThePoor, next Thursday evening w/ @ReligSocialism & @DemSocialists
America’s poor, over 140 million strong, have the power to shift the direction of this country.
“This is not a Republican or Democratic thing. This is a moral thing. For far too long, the issue of poverty in this country has been ignored.” -@RevDrBarber #PoorPeoplesCampaign
‘Poor People’s Campaign’ eyes low-income voters in 13 states
RIO RANCHO, N.M. — A coalition of activists, unions, and religious leaders inspired by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s last organizing effor...