Global Poverty and Resistance

The Blood is on Your Hands: Resisting Props M and N, The People shut down City Hall with their voices

Tuesday, September 23, 2003

“No Justice, No Peace”, voices tumbled out of the non-descript tenderloin office-voices belonging to houseless folks – poor people –economic justice advocates – low and no-wage workers…..

Slumdog Scholars: Why Slumdog Millionaire belongs to poor people all over the globe

Tiny aka Lisa Gray-Garcia/poverty scholar and daughter of Dee
Friday, March 6, 2009

Race and the (Sit) Lie (so many lies, so little time...)

tiny aka Lisa Gray-Garcia/Daughter of Dee
Sunday, March 14, 2010

People Power, Part 2: The Poor People’s March to City Hall demanding economic justice for all

Mike Vizcarra/PNN
Tuesday, November 5, 2002

Poor people do not have the money the supporters of Proposition N and R have. We do not have the 2 million dollars they spent to promote these Propositions. But what we do have is power. People power. We can march with our feet and we can vote. And we can beat them with numbers, not money. This is what hundreds people did on Saturday, November 2, 2002.

People Power: The Poor People’s March to City Hall demanding economic justice for all (Part 1)

Tuesday, November 5, 2002

We aren’t goin down now or anytime soon...

"Broke, To’ up, beat-down and …Po’ ….Yeah, we’re all that… but we’re also, strong, mad, smart, and fierce and we’re aren’t going down now or any time soon, certainly not cause some privileged white folks want us out of town…. Clive Whistle, PoorNewsNetwork staff.writer and poverty scholar

Moving Off the Lie of The Budget Cut into Community Reparations: The People Draft a Manifesto for Change

Tiny aka Lisa Gray-Garcia, co-teacher, poverty scholar and daughter of Dee
Thursday, June 25, 2009

Just Keep them poor people rolling: City of Alameda tenants fight illegal eviction by Housing Authority/HUD

Tuesday, July 20, 2004

Landlord Greedy
Made a deal with the government

"Rent been Paid
Bed been made
Bags never should have been unpacked
Just keep them poor people rolling, rolling, rawhide!"

--An excerpt from the poem "Landlord Greedy" by Po Poet A. Faye Hicks from the book Houzin Project, Words, Art and Resources on Eviction, Displacement and Homelessness by POOR Magazine

I was born here:Landless African Descendent Elder fights racism, classism and the Amerikkka just-US system--and wins!

Landless African descendant elder fights Amerikkkan just-us and wins!

by Tiny, aka Lisa Gray-Garcia, poverty scholar and daughter of Dee


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