Poor People’s Campaign
Poor People’s Campaign: Building people’s power amongst the poor in the United States

Shailly Gupta Barnes, campaign manager of the Poor People’s Campaign, talked to Peoples Dispatch about the rising inequality in the United States and the organizing and mobilizing activities being carried out by them to fight against this.

Poor People's Campaign Poor People’s Campaign announces nationwide bus tour to highlight true emergencies in the USA

The campaign is in response to the back and forth between the House of Representatives, dominated by the Democrats, and president Trump, over the latter’s declaration of emergency, making national debate all about the border wall

People's Movements in 2018 A glimpse of people’s movements in 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, at People’s Dispatch, we take a look into various people’s movements and resistances across the globe.

We can’t miss this moment: Willie Baptist

Veteran organizer Willie Baptist reflects on the historical importance of this moment in the US and across the world, and the need to take strategic, coordinated action

US prison strike seeks an end to slave labour, corporate profiteering and rights violations

Organized in the face of a crackdown by authorities, the action seeks to strike at the root of the prison-industrial complex

Amidst protests, Trump’s military parade gets postponed

Around 200 organizations had issued a statement opposing the parade, and increased defence spending

We won’t be silent anymore: Poor People’s Campaign

Demanding a better and dignified life for all, the Poor People’s Campaign in United States is on a 40 day historic action for a national moral revival against systemic racism, poverty and inequality, ecological devastation and militarisation.

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