[A week ago marked the anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. It also launched the latest campaign of the Poor Peoples Economic Human Rights Campaign. While the march isn’t coming through Chicago, it is certainly traversing the midwest, and spending 3 days in Benton Harbor. Scarcely 100 miles from our city, Benton Harbor fights the grip of corporate greed and political corruption. Click on the road map to Detroit, see if there is any place where you can connect with this very important activity leading up to the meeting in Detroit of the US Social Forum. — Lew Rosenbaum]
Date: Sun, 2010-04-04 07:00 – Sun, 2010-06-20 07:00
Join us and help build the movement to end poverty!
March to Fulfill the Dream: New Orleans to Detroit!
Join the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign on this historic march and caravan from New Orleans to the U.S. Social Forum in Detroit to demand guaranteed healthcare and housing for everyone in the United States. Rising from the ruins of natural disasters and economic storms, we unite – poor people, homeless people, social workers, activists, artists, musicians, people of faith, students, healthcare workers, lawyers, and more – we rebuild! Help us build the movement to end poverty!
Organized by the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign with support from the USSF Poverty Working Group.
Click here to view Route to Detroit (updated)