2019 Poor People’s Campaign National Congress

2019 Poor People’s Campaign National Congress

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The 2019 Poor People’s Campaign’s (PPC) national congress kicked off Monday, June 17th at Howard and Trinity Universities in Washington D.C. The Campaign emphasizes and protects its non-partisanship; it’s fitting, therefore, that alumni include, liberal Justice Thurgood Marshall and conservative Republican Senator John Kornyn.  It is, however, most definitely NOT apolitical. Monday’s opening day included substantive appearances from nine Presidential candidates including Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren and Joe Biden.  While the assemblage was directed, repeatedly to applaud only the questioners and NOT the candidates, the energy of the audience was most definitely at peaks during the appearances of…
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