Tag Archives: Poor People’s Campaign

Dandelion Salad: Happy NewYear! ‘The Radical MLK’

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus After the 1964 Civil Rights Act was passed and then the 1965 Voting Rights Act was passed, the 1968 Fair Housing Law, the Martin L. King movement started moving into … Continue reading

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Democratic Socialists of America: Thomas F. Jackson- Martin Luther King for Our Times

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: Democratic Socialists of America: Thomas F. Jackson- Martin Luther King for Our Times What Thomas Jackson was writing in his DSA piece about Martin King was the next stage of … Continue reading

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Research Channel: Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture in Social Justice

Source: Research Channel: Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture in Social Justice Martin L. King was a true Social Democrat. Not a Marxist, or a Communist, but someone who believed in using government to redistribute wealth from the wealthy and use that … Continue reading

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The Real News: Video: Hundreds Take Part in Poor People’s March Against Unemployment

Hundreds Take Part in "Poor People's March" Against Unemployment and Austerity – YouTube. It’s good to see campaigns like this because it means there are people who care enough about poverty in America. Enough to actually do something about it … Continue reading

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Intelligent Channel-KRON-TV: Alex Cherian- U.S. Senator and Future Presidential Candidate Robert F. Kennedy in 1967

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Journal This video is the exact reason why I wish former U.S. Senator Paul Wellstone was still alive. And had he lived I believe he not only would’ve been reelected to … Continue reading

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WEWS-TV News: Dr. Martin Luther King in Cleveland, Ohio in 1967: The Poor People’s Campaign

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeStates I wanted to write a blog about Dr. Martin Luther King’s Poor People’s Campaign that he launched in 1967-68. A few years after the Civil and Voting Rights Acts of 1964 and … Continue reading

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