WHAT: The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival will organize Moral Monday
caravans to mourn the nearly quarter-million Americans who have died from COVID-19, demand a
smooth and open transition of power and lift up the moral policies we need immediately and in the first
days of the new administration.
WHO: The Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II and Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis, co-chairs of the Poor People’s
Campaign, along with protesters who will remain in their cars. Local testifiers TBA.
WHEN: 2:30 p.m. ET Monday, Nov. 23, 2020
WHERE: Caravan participants will begin to gather at 1:00 PM at the First Congressional Church, 444 East
Broad Street, Columbus OH
We will place signs and memorials on the vehicles before heading out at 2:30 for the caravan.
Participating cars will circle the Capitol. The caravan will return to the church parking lot.
Maps & instructions will be distributed at the location.
Participating states include: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas,
Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina,
Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington,
You can also join online at https://vote.poorpeoplescampaign.org to hear reports from each
participating state capitol. An online mourning wall for COVID-19 victims and a petition demanding
short- and long-term action from the White House and Congress will be shared on the website in the
days before the caravans.
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