Tuesday October 26, 2021
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Poor People's Movements

Linden Gawboy | St. Paul, MN | 12/26/00
Poor people will take over the Minnesota State Capitol on February 1, 2000, the opening day of the legislative session.
Mick Kelly | St. Paul, MN | 12/25/00
The Minnesota Welfare Rights Coalition (MN-WRC) put Michael O'Keefe, the state commissioner of Human Services, in the hot seat on December 3.
Mick Kelly | Minnesota | 10/01/00
The Minnesota Welfare Rights Coalition has issued a call for all progressive organizations to sign a declaration against the five-year limit on welfare.
Deb Konechne | Minnesota | 8/31/00
On August 22, low income families across Minnesota held protests to mark the fourth anniversary of the signing of the federal welfare "reform"...
Kim DeFranco | St. Paul, MN | 7/26/00
The MN Welfare Rights Coalition (MN WRC) won a victory at the State Capital in the 2000 legislative session.
Linden Gawboy | Minneapolis, MN | 7/11/00
"It's time to declare war, on the war on the poor," said Glen Johnson of the Minnesota Welfare Rights Coalition (MN-WRC) as fighters...
Deb Konechne | St. Paul, MN | 4/20/00
Low-income people from around Minnesota are carrying out a powerful fightback against anti-poor politicians at the State Capitol.
Mick Kelly | Duluth, Minnesota | 4/20/00
Poor people here are mobilizing in a big way to fight the latest attacks on welfare by state politicians.
staff | Minneapolis, MN | 3/01/00
Low-income tenants of the Rodeway Inn won a victory! On March 31, Hennepin County Housing Court ruled that homeless families living in the building could...
Mumia Abu-Jamal | Waynesburg, PA | 1/01/00
The following is one in a regular series of commentaries by Mumia Abu Jamal from SCI Greene Prison