Riot Police Defending Luxury Condos

Riot Police Defending Luxury Condos

Poor People's Campaign Kicks Off Rally

Poor People's Campaign Kicks Off Rally

Cheri Honkala Speaks Out

Cheri Honkala Speaks Out

Local Organizer Speaks Out

Local Organizer Speaks Out

Aztec Dancers Bless the Rally

Aztec Dancers Bless the Rally

Aztec Dancers Dance

Aztec Dancers Dance

Chicago Youth Represent

Chicago Youth Represent

Stop the War on the Poor

Stop the War on the Poor

Solidarity from Industrial Workers of the World

Solidarity from Industrial Workers of the World

Riot Police Charge

Riot Police Charge

Chemical Weapons Deployed, Again

Chemical Weapons Deployed, Again

Street Medics Tend to Injured

Street Medics Tend to Injured

March For Our Lives Begins

March For Our Lives Begins

Children Sleep in the Streets of the USA

Children Sleep in the Streets of the USA

Empty the Shelters, Fill the Homes

Empty the Shelters, Fill the Homes

Housing Is a Human Right

Housing Is a Human Right

Marching For Housing & Health Care

Marching For Housing & Health Care

Iraq War Veteran on the March

Iraq War Veteran on the March

Cops vs. Kids

Cops vs. Kids

"We Have a Voice"

"We Have a Voice"

Photo essay in two parts from the Poor People's Economic Human Rights Campaign March on the RNC.
Part 1: Rally, Repression, March Begins.

"The Poor People's Economic Human Rights Campaign calls for you to join us as we fill the streets of St. Paul, Minnesota in a powerful, peaceful demonstration for the right to health care, housing and all economic human rights. We will march because as poverty, hunger, unemployment and homelessness grow throughout this country, political leaders from both major parties have abandoned us. We cannot afford to be silent. We cannot afford to be disappeared from the public eye and the political debates as our families suffer...We will make our voices heard as we “March for Our Lives to demand “Money for Health Care and Housing, Not for War!” - Poor People's Economic Human Rights Campaign Statement