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POOR Magazine Revolutionary Journalism, poetry, & prose on issues of poverty, racism, disability, in/migration, border fascism, incarceration, welfare (de)form, profiling, indigenous resistance, art, media, and more by the folks who experience these struggles first-hand.

(POOR Magazine -The print edition- Is currently out of print due to lack of funding. Some copies of Volume #4: MOTHERS still available by mail order. Contact deeandtiny@poormagazine.org)

Blogs and Journalizm by Poverty Skolaz locally and globally linked below:

My Sister's Keeper

On  Friday July 10,2015 Sandra Bland, a 28 year old female of African descent was arrested in Hempstead [Waller county] Texas during a routine traffic stop.

Black on Black Love

"you gotta party for your right to fight" -Public Enemy

Mi historia///My story

MI HISTORIA...

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Bueno parte de mi historia .

ERNESTO .El nombre que eligieron mis padres,

cuando naci eso hace ya mas de 52 años.

Ahora tengo un nombre espiritual que es YEI CIPACTLI en LENGUA NAHUATL

SIGNIFICA 3 COCODRILO, el # 3 YEI significa : CREACION

Y COCODRILO : donde se origino la vida y que emergio del agua yen su espalda traia los 4

colores del maiz.

Mi motivo principal de estar aqui, fue la noticia de que un bebe estaba en camino y seria el nuevo

DACA

Daca

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Por Blanca

 

Alto al daca..............

Escribi sobre mi vida/// I'm going to write about my life

BUENO escribi sobre mi vida.

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Mi nombre es Teresa C.

Mis padres: Beatriz Bautista Lerdo,

Mauro Cortes Rosas.

Haci hera la addicion/// Because this is how addiction is

Haci hera la addicion

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Tello

quiero platicar una historia de una esperinsa muy muydesagradable que vivi yo andava en la hadicsin y tanvin devagavundo o sea ingovernableyme hincontrava y me hincontrava en una calle de la ciudad conprando mas gasolina de avion,esa gasolina me hacia sentir bien tinia que conserguirla como fuera,regalada,vendidad, o robada,pero yo tenia que consegirla.

I-Hotel to 5M Project: Don't Supersize SOMA!

August 4th marked the 38th anniversary of the eviction of elder tenants
from the I-Hotel.  That event changed the landscape of the city's
policies towards tenants—who make up the majority in San Francisco.
Those who remember the early morning of August 4, 1977 cannot forget the
images of 3000 supporters locking arms, surrounding the hotel, defying
the sheriffs, police, city so-called fathers, planners, developers—in
short, the mechanisms in place that would extricate seniors from their

The desecration of nature and people

After the slaughter of the beloved Cecil the lion, many people took to social media outraged over the illegal killing of the protected, rare black-maned lion. Walter Palmer, along with two others had allegedly lured Cecil out of the national park with a dead animal carcass that was tied to a tree. Earlier reports say that Cecil was wounded and hunted for another 40 hours before the amerikkkan dentist finished sacred Cecil off, beheading and skinning him.

Neo-Settlements: Gentrification is the New Occupation

The word “gentrification” has become very familiar to poor folks in recent times. Even in prisons "gentrification" has become popularized mostly because it is in large part prisoners' families who have been experiencing "gentrification” out in society.

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