Category: Poor Peoples Campaign

Poor Peoples Campaign Update June 22

Thank you to everyone who came out last Monday for our rally in the North Carolina capitol. This country desperately needs people like you to speak out against Christian nationalism and the poisoning of “family values.” A few ways we raised our voices … read more.

NC Poor Peoples Campaign Videos

Thomas Clayton, a member of the UU Church of Greensboro, is serving as one of the documentarians for the North Carolina Poor People’s Campaign. His videos of the Poor People’s Campaign gatherings in Raleigh in May and June are posted onlineThanks, Thomas!!!

Poor Peoples Campaign Witness and Action in Raleigh, May 14

About 500 people, including dozens of Unitarian Universalists from Raleigh, Durham, and Greensboro, participated in the Poor People’s Campaign’s first day of witness and action in Raleigh on Monday, May 14, 2018.

Almost 50 participants, including Forward Together’s Executive Director, Rev. John L. Saxon, were cited for impeding … read more.

Poor Peoples Campaign Training for Direct Action

The Poor Peoples Campaign is holding training sessions for anyone who is interested in participating in direct action during the upcoming Forty Days of Action (May 14 – June 18 in Raleigh and June 23 in Washington, DC).

At this point in time, training sessions are … read more.

Poor Peoples Campaign: NC Events April 2018

April 2018 Events in North Carolina

This year the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is taking up the unfinished work of the 1968 Poor People’s Campaign to build a movement led by the poor and dispossessed to end systemic racism, poverty, the … read more.