Poor People's Campaign

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Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is associated with the Democratic Socialists of America and was founded to "combat poverty, racism, militarism, and ecological devastation."[1]

Institute for Policy Studies

The Institute for Policy Studies produced a report "in support of the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival:"

"This campaign, marking the 50th anniversary of the Poor People’s Campaign led by the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and other leaders, aims to build a broad and deep national movement rooted in the leadership of the poor and dispossessed as moral agents and reflecting the great moral teachings to unite our country around a transformative agenda to combat poverty, racism, militarism, and ecological devastation. We worked in collaboration with the Co-Chairs of the Poor People’s Campaign, Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II and Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis, and the Tri-Chairs of the Campaign's Audit Committee, Rev. Dr. James Forbes, Dr. Timothy Tyson, and Shailly Gupta Barnes.[2]


Sema Hernandez was in 2018, one of the Texas state leaders of the Poor People's Campaign. She attended the the national Poor People's Campaign event in Washington DC where she was a featured speaker. While there Sema also had a dance with Rev. Barber!.[3]



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