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Poor People’s Campaign: We Must Do M.O.R.E.

February 5, 2020 // 0 Comments

Join the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival in Greenfield, Massachusetts for the 11th stop of the We Must Do M.O.R.E. National Tour as we Mobilize, Organize, Register and Educate. The tour stop in Massachusetts will culminate with a Mass Meeting on …

A Moral Budget for America

December 4, 2019 // 0 Comments

Speakers: Shailly Gupta Barnes Shailly Gupta Barnes Policy Director at the Kairos Center and the National Poor Peoples Campaign Introductory Remarks: Savina Martin Eastern Chair of the Massachusetts Poor People Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival. Discussant: Ceasar McDowell Professor of Civic Design, MIT …

A Moral Budget for Massachusetts

November 12, 2019 // 0 Comments

by Savina Martin and Jonathan King This article appeared in the Fall 2019 issue of the Massachusetts Peace Action newsetter More than 85 grassroots advocates, elected officials, union leaders, and economists gathered at an MIT forum on Sept 27 to launch the development of a …

Developing a Moral Budget for Massachusetts

September 27, 2019 // 0 Comments

Congress is currently debating a discretionary budget which spends more than 50% of our income tax dollars on endless wars, nuclear weapons upgrades, foreign military bases, and other Pentagon accounts. Financing this will require cutting major programs funding human and environmental needs. The alternatives are …

It was an ordinary spring afternoon in mid-April, the day after the Boston Marathon. The city was recovering from its annual spectacle, and my preschool-aged son and I were on the Red Line train on our way home. He laughed as he played with my …

Truth & Poverty “Spill the Tea” Tour

April 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Real National Emergency: Truth & Poverty “Spill the Tea” Tour! Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival Greater Boston — The Massachusetts Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival will take the movement to the streets for the Greater Boston …

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