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The Poor People’s Campaign

Photo courtesy of Keppler Speakers

May 22, 2018 - 10:51 am

Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. organized the Poor People’s Campaign a month before his assassination 50 years ago. Bob Zellner is a civil rights activist and author who actively took part in the original campaign and is a leader in today’s nonviolent direct actions. KBCS’s Ruth Bly spoke with Zellner in April, 2018 about the Poor People’s Campaign.

Special thanks to Project Pilgrimage for arranging the interview

Flag Square – Illustration” by DonkeyHotey is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Producer Ruth Bly