Monday October 18, 2021
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Poor People's Movements

Kim DeFranco | Duluth, Minnesota | 10/19/99
More than 100 people, from across the state, came to the governor's mansion on August 20 to demand that Governor Ventura "stop the time clock...
Mick Kelly | Duluth, Minnesota | 10/07/99
"Mayor Doty must go!" has become the rallying cry for poor people in this Northern Minnesota port city.
Fight Back! Editors | United States | 10/01/99
A shortage of affordable housing has turned the lives of millions into a nightmare.
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...
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