and check out local PPC groups gearing up for Mothers Day action and beyond
A New Poor People's Campaign Is Rising — And It Puts Climate Front and
Only a system premised on extreme inequality would choose fossil fuel
profits over the future of humanity.
*By* *Basav Sen <https://www.alternet.org/authors/basav-sen>* / Institute
for Policy Studies <http://www.ips-dc.org/>
* April 12, 2018, 4:00 AM GMT *
Climate activists covered in oil hold pickets outside of the White House
during a Keystone XL Pipeline protest on September 20, 2011.
Photo Credit: B Christopher/Shutterstock
In a number
of 1967 speeches
Martin Luther King famously explained how the "three evils" of racism,
poverty, and war were intertwined. That same year, King and other visionary
leaders started a Poor People’s Campaign to expose the moral crisis of
poverty in the richest country in the world and to confront those three
Today, visionary leaders in movements for social and economic justice have
launched a new Poor People’s Campaign <https://poorpeoplescampaign.org/>,
to combat the same moral crisis in a different age. They'll be launching
marches, rallies, and campaigns of civil disobedience in over 30 states
Frog's Way B&B
Building Bridges Coalition
Showing Up for Racial justice
211 Rachel Carson Way
Ithaca, NY 14850
Things are not getting worse, they are getting uncovered. We must each hold
each other tight and continue to pull back the veil.
adrienne maree brown
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