Repairers of the Breach

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We challenge the position that the preeminent moral issues are prayer in public schools, abortion, and property rights. Instead, we declare that the moral public concerns of our faith traditions are how our society treats the poor, women, LGBTQ people, children, workers, immigrants, communities of color, and the sick. Our deepest moral traditions point to equal protection under the law, the desire for peace within and among nations, the dignity of all people, and the responsibility to care for our common home.

Drawing on the unfinished work of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s 1967/68 Poor People’s Campaign, which called for a “revolution of values,” Repairers of the Breach is working in partnership with the Kairos Center for Religions, Rights, and Social Justice, the Popular Education Project, and hundreds of local and national partners, to lead the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival. This multi-state movement has emerged from more than a decade of work by grassroots community and religious leaders, organizations, and movements fighting to end systemic racism, poverty, the war economy, environmental destruction, and other injustices.



Issues
anti bigotry
civil liberties
criminal justice
economic justice
education
environment / climate crisis
fair democracy
general
healthcare
immigration
peace

Contact

Contact Name: William J. Barber III
Email: info@breachrepairers.org
Phone: 919-432-4103
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HQ Address
State: NC
City: Goldsboro
Address:
  P.O. Box 1638
Zipcode: 27533-1638