Saturday May 8, 2021
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Poor People's Movements

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
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...