Archiv: Poor People's Campaign

15.05.2018 - 10:36 [ Poor Peoples Campaign ]


On May 14, supporters risked arrest at dozens of locations around the country as part of our growing moral fusion movement.

That’s why we created the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival Legal Defense Fund—to ensure the rights of those on the front lines in the fight to reclaim our nation’s soul are protected.

Donate to the fund today to make sure everyone joining our fight has the legal support they need.

15.05.2018 - 10:33 [ Vice ]

I Got Arrested Today While Praying the US Finally Confronts Poverty

It isn’t because we are poor as a nation. It is because our abundant wealth is held in the hands of the few and spent on war and militarism. As Rev. Barber observed regarding the most recent spending bill Congress passed, “The Republicans are bragging about doing right by the military and the Democrats are bragging about doing right by the middle class and no one is talking about the poor.”