Five folks from Nacoochee Presbyterian Church made the pilgrimage to Washington DC on June 18th to join nearly 10 thousand in solidarity with the 140 million poor and low wage people in our country.
There are abundant resources to meet their needs. The assembly calls our nation to a moral agenda of love, truth, justice, and equal protection under the law. The Poor Peoples Campaign is a national campaign to address the interlocking injustices of systemic racism, poverty, ecological devastation, denial of health care, militarism and the war economy, and the false moral narrative of religious nationalism. Redirecting the funds for building nuclear weapons could fund the Green New Deal.
The Presbyterian Church USA is in support of the PPC. Read more on the Presbyterian Mission Website: https://www.presbyterianmission.org/story/july-28-2022/
Nuclear Watch South: https://www.nonukesyall.org/