POOR's Mission

POOR Magazine is a poor people led/indigenous people led, grassroots non-profit,arts organization dedicated to providing revolutionary media access, art, education and advocacy to silenced youth, adults and elders in poverty across the globe.

All of POOR's programs are focused on providing non-colonizing, community-based and community-led media, art and education with the goals of creating access for silenced voices, preserving and degentrifying rooted communities of color and re-framing the debate on poverty, landlessness, indigenous resistance, disability and race locally and globally.

POOR Magazine


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:

HOUSING/SHELTER/PIC (PRISON INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX) BLUES: 33,000+ PRISONERS GOTS 2 B FREE...OR IN CITY/COUNTY JAILS...AND WHAT ABOUT THE REST OF US?

"In addition to the allegations of police misconduct that is affecting criminal cases, the D.A.'s office is facing overwhelming caseloads, and the city is preparing for the forthcoming influx of potentially thousands of prisoners after a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision ordered the state {of California} to release or transfer more than 33,000 inmates because of overcrowding."

The Lie of Independence- A Poem in Honor of Housing Liberation Action on July 4th

Editors Note: POOR Magazine/Prensa POBRE marched with HOMES NOT JAILS, WRAP and Community on July 4th to Liberate just one of over 30,000 "abandoned" properties in San Francisco, aka GentriFUKation City... This poem, one of many shared that day, was spit at the start of the March at Delores Park with the Po' Poets Project of POOR Magazine

 

Hunger Strikers Protest Perpetual Solitary Confinement

 

New Orleans Police Violence Trial Begins

Did New Orleans media contribute to police violence after Hurricane Katrina?

by Jordan Flaherty

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