William Barber

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

Hours before President Donald Trump held a Saturday evening rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where he gave self-congratulatory, division-sowing speech, the Poor People’s Campaign offered a progressive counterpoint with a virtual social justice assembly that uplifted the stories of those suffering from poverty and racial injustice and unveiled a policy platform to spur “transformative action.”  “Poverty …

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

Low-income people and economic justice advocates from across the United States will unite on Saturday and Sunday “to challenge poverty and revive democracy amidst recession, pandemic, and protests” with a historic digital assembly and march sponsored by the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival. “Poor and impacted people will come together to …

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