Re: Info on Poor People's March? [Deneen of Great Speckled Bird]

Tom Boland (
Fri, 19 Mar 1999 17:45:14 -0800 (PST)

FWD  Non-member submission from the editor of Atlanta, GA, USA
     "alternative newspaper", the Great Speckled Bird:

     From:    Deneen Sparks <>
     Subject: Re: Info on Poor People's March?
     Cc:      Anitra Freeman <>,
              "Homeless People's Network" <>

That post should have been from us.  We are the people to put them in touch
with.  Our posted date is likely to be changed - we're looking at moving it
to the next MLK birthday, but are open from discussion by all activists and
orgs who want to take part.

At 02:46 PM 3/19/99 , you wrote:
>Back in February, I read a post about a revival of Martin Luther King's
>plans for a Poor People's March on Washington.  I mentioned the idea in
>an editorial I wrote for Real Change on Martin Luther King's Birthday.
>Now I have several activists and Real Change vendors after me for more
>information, because they want to MARCH.  Help, please! :)  Who do I put
>them in touch with?
>~~ Anitra
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