Wednesday September 23, 2020
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Poor People's Movements

Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 4/10/20
For the second week in a row, the U.S. Department of Labor reported April 9 that more than 6 million people applied for unemployment insurance in the...
Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 4/05/20
The headline news that the unemployment rate for March jumped by almost a full percentage point, to 4.4%, was bad enough.
staff | Milwaukee, WI | 4/04/20
A new date is being announced for the March on the Democratic National Convention: Monday, August 17.
Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 4/03/20
New claims for Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits doubled from record numbers just a week earlier.
Michela Martinazzi | New York, NY | 4/01/20
his past week reports poured in as New York City opened and built several new medical support structures to aid the overwhelmed city hospital network.
Jessica Schwartz | New York, NY | 3/26/20
Due to the rising unemployment rate, New Yorkers are struggling financially.
staff | Portland, OR | 3/21/20
The Portland Rent Freeze Coalition, made up of concerned people and progressive organizations, disrupted a COVID-19 response press conference on March 17...
staff | Portland, OR | 3/21/20
The Portland Rent Freeze Coalition, made up of concerned people and progressive organizations, disrupted a COVID-19 response press conference on March 17...
Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 3/20/20
On Thursday, March 19, the Department of Labor reported a surge of applications for Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits as the COVID-19 pandemic began to...
Bryn Dayton | Salt Lake City, UT | 1/10/20
The Trump administration rang in the New Year by putting millions of lives at risk with the assassination of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani and...