Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival
May 23 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
MOBILIZATION TOUR IN MEMPHIS | MAY 23, 20220
In Memphis, grassroots organizers are building a Movement to overcome systemic racism, systemic poverty, ecological devastation+denial of healthcare, the war economy, and the false moral narrative of religious nationalism. As part of today’s Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival tour, Memphis is the last stop before the national assembly in Washington, DC on Saturday, June 18.
In 1968, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and many others called for a “revolution of values” in America. They sought to build a broad, fusion movement that could unite poor and impacted communities across the country. has picked up this unfinished work. From Alaska to Arkansas, the Bronx to the border, people are coming together to confront the issues, impact policies and elections at every level of government, and build lasting power for poor and impacted people.