Thursday July 19, 2018
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Poor People's Movements

staff | Minneapolis, MN | 7/20/99
On June 29, members of the Welfare Rights Committee (WRC) rallied in front of the Hennepin County Government Center to demand an end to the policy of...
Deb Konechne | St. Paul, MN | 7/19/99
More than 100 low-income protesters laid siege to the office of Reform Party Governor, Jesse Ventura, on April 23. Organizers from the Minnesota Welfare...
Steve Hatcher | Twin Cities | 7/13/99
More than 100 people rallied to demand affordable housing on the Basilica steps, June 24. Many carried signs reading, "Replace-ment, Before...
Steve Hatcher | Twin Cities | 7/13/99
More than 100 people rallied to demand affordable housing on the Basilica steps, June 24. Many carried signs reading, "Replace-ment, Before...
staff | Minneapolis, MN | 5/10/99
More than fifty poor and working people came together to celebrate May Day, international workers day, May 6.
Kim DeFranco | Minneapolis, MN | 4/20/99
March 3, the Welfare Rights Committee (WRC) went to Minnesota Governor Ventura's office to release the survey results on the Minnesota Family...
Mick Kelly | St. Paul, MN | 4/13/99
"We have forced the politicians to re-open the debate on 'welfare reform,'"; stated Deb Konechne of the Minnesota Welfare Rights...
Mick Kelly | St. Paul, MN | 1/04/99
Low-income people from across Minnesota packed the State Capitol Building rotunda on January 5, to demand that politicians undo the attacks on welfare.
staff | St. Paul, MN | 1/04/99
Low income people from cities across Minnesota confronted Commissioner Dave Doth, of the Department of Human Services on December 11.
staff | Duluth, Minnesota | 1/04/99
Members of Low Income People Organizing For Power confronted St. Louis County Commissioners, December 15, at the County Courthouse.
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