The New Poor People’s Campaign

Find out more about the Poor People’s Campaign five action points—combating systemic racism, poverty, militarization, ecological devastation, and the false narrative of religious nationalism—by clicking here.

Vanessa Shields-Haas is a radical nurse and co-founder of She advocates for harm reduction approaches to care and reproductive freedom for women in the deep South.

Photo credit: Photograph of Rev. William Barber during a protest organized by the Kentucky Poor People’s Campaign in Frankfort, Ky., on June 4. (Bryan Woolston/AP) accessed from the Washington Post.

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    1. Thank you Robin! It made me nervous to try a new platform, but I’m learning there are a number of video editing software programs that are going to make these blog posts even better in the future!

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