The Unfinished Work: At the end of his life, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. fought for a federal job guarantee. 50 years later, this agenda is too often forgotten. Richard Dien Winfield is running for Congress to help complete the unfinished business of the civil rights movement. Let's honor Dr. King's legacy. [cred. Joe Lavine & Christopher Carson]
I'm honored to have the support of Andrew Young, former Mayor of Atlanta, Congressman, UN Ambassador and legendary Civil Rights Leader in this campaign to eliminate unemployment and poverty in our 10th District and across America. His work on the Poor People's Campaign is an inspiration.
Speaking at 2nd Annual Athens MLK Jr. Day Festival: Richard Dien Winfield discusses Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy and how we can honor it through action.
The fight to secure economic freedom for all workers endures. We once came close. Now we have a chance to put forth a transformative platform that can guarantee social, political, and economic freedom for all. [cred. Christopher Carson]
If nothing else, spend 8 minutes and watch Ady Barkan give one of the most impassioned and persuasive arguments for a Federal Job Guarantee. Ady explains how a FJG is the full progressive package, and could transform the country by 2021.