#March4OurLives2016 Interview with Chris Hedges

Watch an interview of Cheri Honkala and Galen Tyler about #March4OurLives2016 with Chris Hedges. Please share widely! We also need to raise more money. The Democrats are working overtime to schedule events to drown out our march, including a concert on the other side of City Hall at the very same time as our march. We…

Marching on the DNC, an Interview with Cheri Honkala

Listen to a recent interview with Cheri about the settlement of the ACLU’s lawsuit against the City of Philadelphia for initially denying a permit for the March for Our Lives and other rush-hour protests during the Democratic National Convention.   “It was a struggle but we were adamant and told the ACLU over and over again…

ACLU Suing City Over Denial of March Permit

While the City of Philadelphia frequently hands out permits for block parties, parades, and other activities that block high-traffic roads, including during rush hour, the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign’s application for a permit to march down Broad St. on opening day of the Democratic National Convention was denied last month. On June 23, the…

Join Us!

Please help by printing out and posting our flyers in your neighborhood if you can! Check out our Resources page for flyers to print, links to Know Your Rights resources, and films covering previous marches that the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign has organized at the 2000 Republican National Convention in Philly and the 2004 Republic National…

Your help is needed……

Hey folks in order for the March to be successful we need your help!!! Please start to Make 100’s of signs like…… March For Our Lives Single Payer Health Care Now! Housing Now! Education Not Incarceration! Billions For The War Still Nothing for the Poor! Let’s see how many signs we can make by Friday!…

Today organizers spent the day…..

Today organizers spent the day making phone calls and making signs. We need thousands of signs for the March for our Lives and we hope you will begin to help us with this important task! Join us this Thursday (May 5) at 6pm at West Kensington Ministry located on Hancock and Susquehanna. If you are from…