“Ministers Look to Revive Martin Luther King’s 1968 Poverty Campaign”
Laurie Goodstein
December 3, 2017

The Nation

“Finally, Presidential Candidates Are Talking About Poverty”
Greg Kaufmann
June 18, 2019


“‘Poor People’s Campaign’ readies nationwide mobilization”
Martha Waggoner

February 4, 2018


“MLK’s Poor People’s Campaign continues 50 years later”
Jerry Mitchell
February 12, 2018


“Dr. King’s Poor People’s Campaign revived after 50 years”
Brian Roewe
February 14, 2018


Washington Post

“A new Poor People’s Campaign wants to change how society defines morality”
Katrina vanden Heuvel
December 5, 2017

Commercial Appeal

“Activists march to Memphis City Hall for $15 minimum wage”
Ryan Poe
February 12, 2018



“In 1968, Memphis sanitation workers went on strike. In 2018, their fight continues.”
P.R. Lockhart
February 12, 2018


“The Poor People’s Campaign begins anew on the 50th anniversary of Memphis sanitation workers’ strike”
Aaron Morrison
February 12, 2018


“Rev. Dr. Barber & Rev. Dr. Theoharis: It’s Time to Fight for America’s Soul”
William Barber II and Liz Theoharis
December 5, 2017

The Guardian

“The Republican tax bill is not just immoral. It is an act of violence”

The Rev Dr William Barber and the Rev Dr Liz Theoharis
December 1, 2017



“Why we’re fighting for MLK’s final cause”
William Barber and Liz Theoharis
February 12, 2018