Wednesday April 23, 2014
| Last update: Tuesday at 11:22 PM

Poor People's Movements

staff | Saint Paul, MN | 2/04/10
About 100 people gathered here Feb. 4 on the steps of the Minnesota State Capitol for a protest that coincided with the opening of the Minnesota State...
staff | St. Paul, MN | 1/28/10
The battle is under way to put a moratorium on home forecloses in Minnesota. The first legislative hearing on an bill to put a moratorium on foreclosures...
Jenae Stainer | Birmingham, AL | 1/20/10
On Jan. 18, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, dozens of people gathered here to participate in the Solidarity March with the Birmingham Homeless Coalition and...
staff | Minneapolis, MN | 1/16/10
Under the call of “Foreclose the war, not people’s homes,” more than 100 people joined a protest here to mark the Martin Luther King holiday weekend.
staff | Saint Paul, MN | 12/27/09
Governor 'Scrooge Pawlenty' was by visited by the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future at his mansion here on Dec. 22.
staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/22/09
Neighbors and supporters rallied at the home of Leslie Parks, Dec. 18, demanding an end to foreclosures and evictions. Parks has made it clear that she...
staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/12/09
In a preliminary order, a judge ruled that IndyMac must let Leslie Parks back into her home after she was illegally locked out during a blizzard.
staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/08/09
On the night of Dec. 8, in a freezing blizzard, Leslie Parks returned from her job to find that IndyMac/One West had changed the locks to her home.
staff | St. Paul, MN | 12/02/09
Members of the Welfare Rights Committee and the Minnesota Coalition for a People’s Bailout gathered in the state capitol building, Dec. 2, outside the...
staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/01/09
Supporters of Leslie Parks gathered at her home holding signs and banners, visible to rush hour traffic on the morning of Nov. 30. They demanded that...