POOR Magazine


POOR Magazine Revolutionary Journalism, poetry, & prose on issues of poverty, racism, disability, in/migration, border fascism, incarceration, welfare (de)form, profiling, indigenous resistance, art, media, and more by the folks who experience these struggles first-hand.

(POOR Magazine -The print edition- Is currently out of print due to lack of funding. Some copies of Volume #4: MOTHERS still available by mail order. Contact deeandtiny@poormagazine.org)

Blogs and Journalizm by Poverty Skolaz locally and globally linked below:

Broken Promises Before Coronavirus (COVID-19) & Now This: People with Disabilities

Today yes we are locked down if you have a home and as we wait once again to see if the people get bailouts many groups have been in this situation over and over. From democrats to republicans have so many broken promises toward people with disabilities going back to the 70’s..
 
 
- Rehabilitation Act of 1973 back it took protests across this nation to get the regulations signed and enforced.
 

POOR Magazine Demands an End to All Sweeps, Belonging Theft, Evictions and Foreclosures

POOR Magazine/Homefuness is formerly demanding a permanent end to:

-All "Sweeps", Belonging theft and all Criminalization of Unhoused peoples in this Covid19 Crisis and Forever.

-A Moratorium on Evictions of Low and no-income elders, families and workers in this Covid19 crisis and Forever

- A Moratorium on all Foreclosures of homes owned by individual families, disabled communities and elders 

- A end to the shut off of utilities of families and elders disabled 

Strengthening that Magical Thing Called an Immune System for COVID-19 (and for cold and flu season in general)

Editors Note: Kiran collected a list of things we can do even if we are struggling to live outside, on EBT or SSI or nothing at all- if you cant do all of them - do some of the most basic like drinking more water, lemon, salt and garlic- and if you have trouble getting any of these ingredients POOR Magazine, United Front Against DIsplacement and Self-Help Hunger Program will be distributing them along with Healing, Cleaning & Sanitation Supplies on Tuesday, March 25th at 1pm at the Wood Street West Oakland Encampment- a

Voting To Save Our Crums- Poor, Houseless & Still need to Vote

(Podcast from a Povertyskola on this here

 

Fighting for the crums- 

Cuz thats all we have Sun

EBT SSI Section 8 

Hardly anything left on the 

Poor peoples plate

Skeletal Black, Dee Allen's powerful poverty scholarship through poetry

No Social worker can speak for the Po’…. No news reporter can speak for the Po’….

Youth Skolaz Report: Permit Gangstas

Below are the reports from the DeeColonize Academy youth skolaz on the POOR Magazine meetings at City Hall trying to challenge the impact fees being imposed on Homefulness. Here is a petition on our behalf.

Photo: DeeColonize Academy youth skolaz learning about the law for self-advocacy at the Alameda County Law Library

 

Soar Torian Soar. Four Year Anniversary- Grieving Mother Series- Dec. 27th, 2019

The phone rang. It was Momo. She said my brother had made it to her house. It was the first time in a year and a half he had surfaced. Praise God. my mother's prayers have been answered. 
 

The Lowest of the Low- Grieving Mother Series - Dec. 18, 2019

The lowest of the low. It comes a time when you think that you've hit rock bottom but the reality is there is such a deeper lower low that one could experience...

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