POOR's Mission

POOR Magazine is a poor people led/indigenous people led, grassroots non-profit,arts organization dedicated to providing revolutionary media access, art, education and advocacy to silenced youth, adults and elders in poverty across the globe.

All of POOR's programs are focused on providing non-colonizing, community-based and community-led media, art and education with the goals of creating access for silenced voices, preserving and degentrifying rooted communities of color and re-framing the debate on poverty, landlessness, indigenous resistance, disability and race locally and globally.

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:

Justice for Kayla Moore -Youth Poverty Skola Reports-

Kayla Moore’s Story 
By Amir Hughes
 
Tuesday 2020 January 7, we went to a protest for Kayla Moore because she hasn't had justice from the court or from the police, and the family of Kalya Moore is still fighting.
 

From Leroy’s 1980’s Road to Radio To Today’s KEXU 96.1 FM Krip-Hop Radio @ Poor Magazine

 
The biggest joke in my youth in the late 70’s and 80’s was my goal to be a radio DJ because of my disability Cerebral Palsy I used to stutter. Yes, people like teachers, some family members, friends and counselor all laughed about the goal of being on the radio. Here is my story of my dream to be on the radio from 1980’s WCCC 106.9 FM Hartford, CT. to today with Poor Magazine’s KEXU 96.1 FM East Oakland, CA..
 
 
 

Who cares for the caregivers?

Who cares for the caregivers?

 

Swept to Death- Criminalization and Sweeps Are Killing us Houseless Folks & We Are Rising Up

Housing Justice Rally Through Oakland on Saturday, Nov 23rd takes over MacArthur bl

Indigenous/Black/Brown & Disabled Youth & Elders Move into Salesforce for the Ancestors

(To Watch the beautiful Video of the Stolen Land/Hoarded Resources Tour by Noematic- Click here)- pls share this and help it go viral!!!!!

 

A Truth-Is-Scarier-Than-Fiction Halloween Story: 

Mercado de Cambio/tha' Po Sto-Holiday Art Market 10th Annual

EAST SIDE ARTS ALLIANCE 

2277 International Boulevard. Oakland, 94606

Sunday, December 1, 2019 at 3pm to 7pm

The Mercado de CAmbio/Tha Po Sto' Holiday Art Market & Knowledge XCHange

Poverty, Indigenous, Youth, Elder, and Disability skolaz- altho struggling to even BE/Stay /Live in this stolen colonized Ohlone /Lisjan Land (Oakland) will be putting on our 10th annual revolutionary art market for the holidaze!

PNN RADIO

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