Marching For Our Lives

Marching For Our Lives

Families at the Frontlines

Families at the Frontlines

Eat the Rich, Feed the Poor

Eat the Rich, Feed the Poor

Marching Past Ramsey County Jail

Marching Past Ramsey County Jail

Moment of Silence for All Prisoners

Moment of Silence for All Prisoners

Fists Are Raised

Fists Are Raised

"Power to the People"

"Power to the People"

National Guard Watches from Jail Rooftop

National Guard Watches from Jail Rooftop

Movement in Motion

Movement in Motion

Health Care Now: At the Children's Hospital

Health Care Now: At the Children's Hospital

American Indian Movement Represents

American Indian Movement Represents

Generations Present

Generations Present

Marching From the Capitol

Marching From the Capitol

No War But the Class War

No War But the Class War

The March Grows, as Rage Concert Is Shut Down

The March Grows, as Rage Concert Is Shut Down

Protecting the People from the Police

Protecting the People from the Police

I Am Human, I Am Poor

I Am Human, I Am Poor

March Reaches the XCel Center

March Reaches the XCel Center

The Armies of the Night (Just Before the Tear Gas)

The Armies of the Night (Just Before the Tear Gas)

Photo essay in two parts from Poor People's Economic Human Rights Campaign March on the RNC. September 2, 2008.
Part 2: Marching On the XCel Center

"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