staff | St. Paul, MN | 12/02/07
Members of the Twin Cities based Welfare Rights Committee picketed at the governors mansion, Nov. 20 to, “put Governor Pawlenty on notice that, in the...
Matt Ginsberg-Jaeckle | Chicago, IL | 9/08/07
Tenants and supporters linked hands and held signs saying “Urban renewal = black removal” and “I live in Grove Parc, I want to stay, not gonna go no way...
staff | St. Paul, MN | 6/30/07
Individuals and organizations gathered here for what is likely to the be the first of many community meetings to make plans in response to the Republican...
Mick Kelly | Saint Paul, MN | 6/08/07
Local leaders of the Twin Cites peace and justice movement announced their planned march route here at a June 7 press conference.
Coalition to March on the RNC and Stop the War | Saint Paul, MN | 4/25/07
Demonstrate at the Republican National Convention - September 1-4, 2008, Saint Paul, MN: 4 days to change the world
staff | St. Paul, MN | 4/11/07
The Senate Business, Industry and Jobs Committee voted to outlaw workfare - forced, free labor performed by welfare recipients.
staff | St. Paul, MN | 2/06/07
The Welfare Rights Committee is working on outlawing workfare in the state of Minnesota.
staff | St. Paul, MN | 12/02/06
Welfare recipients and low income people chanted and held signs in the state capitol building here, Nov. 29, while government officials delivered their...
Deb Konechne | Minneapolis, MN | 11/15/06
“For fifteen years, the Welfare Rights Committee has been in the trenches, fighting back!” declared emcee Angel Buechner, kicking off an afternoon of...
staff | Chicago, IL | 11/09/06
Across the country the rich are grabbing up land, pushing poor people and people of color to the suburbs and on to the streets.