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ICNA CSJ Partners With Poor People’s Campaign for Digital Assembly and March on June 20

Date: June 14, 2020 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality,

The past few weeks have been very eye-opening in America. More and more people are becoming aware of the injustices towards black people and other minorities in this country. The protests in the past few weeks have been some of the biggest protests in recent years. Thus ICNA CSJ encourages everyone to participate in Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for …

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Imam Khalid Fattah Griggs article on Poor People’s Campaign and ICNA CSJ

Date: May 21, 2020 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality,

America’s Moral Revival Call At a November 1967 retreat for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. announced his intention to organize a national Poor People’s Campaign in Washington, DC scheduled for Mother’s Day, May 12, 1968. Following his April 4, 1967 speech at Riverside Church in Harlem where he forcefully denounced America’s involvement in the …

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Hasan Minhaj Calls Out Congress Over Student Loans: ‘You Paid Far Less For Your Degrees’

Date: September 10, 2019 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality,

While testifying before the House Financial Services Committee, comedian Hasan Minhaj called out members of Congress for the student loan crisis by comparing current tuition costs to what they originally paid for the same school, which showed a 110 percent increase in overall tuition costs.