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 http://www.radicalnurses.com. 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.