Saturday October 25, 2014
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Poor People's Movements

Matt Ginsberg-Jaeckle | Chicago, IL | 11/01/05
“We won’t go! No more condos!” shouted a group of about 40 tenants and community supporters holding a press conference and rally in March 2005 on an empty...
staff | Houston, TX | 9/10/05
The fight for survival goes on in Houston.
Fight Back! Editors | United States | 9/08/05
We demand justice for the people in Houston and others scattered across the South by Hurricane Katrina. Hurricane Katrina demonstrates the power of nature...
Deb Konechne | St. Paul, MN | 9/01/05
Low-income Minnesotans waged a powerful battle at the Minnesota state legislature this year that resulted in poor and working families making gains in...
staff | St. Paul, MN | 4/18/05
“Hey Pawlenty, here’s the fix! Tax the rich, tax the rich!” chanted 100 protesters who rallied at the state capitol building April 15.
Linden Gawboy | St. Paul, MN | 12/01/04
“Hey Pawlenty, here’s the fix! Tax the rich! Tax the rich!” is a chant that will ring though the Minnesota state capitol building on Jan. 4, 2005.
staff | St. Paul, MN | 11/30/04
Members of the Welfare Rights Committee at the governor’s mansion mock Minnesota’s Governor Pawlenty - who is portrayed as a king serving a holiday meal...
staff | St. Paul, MN | 8/06/04
“One year ago, our families in poverty were slashed to the bone by Governor Pawlenty and company in order to protect tax breaks to the richest in this...
Erica Zurawski | United States | 7/01/04
The Pentagon spends over $2.5 billion a year to recruit low-income youth using commercials, video games, personal visits and slick brochures that promise...