IMG 0803Poor People´s Campaign

Am 9.11.2014 unterzeichneten im Allianz Forum Berlin am Rand der Feierlichkeiten zum 25jährigen Jubiläum der Grenzöffnung neben dem früheren sowjetischen Staats- und Parteichef Michail Gorbatschow weitere ca 30 Personen des Öffentlichen Lebens und Mitglieder des Club of Rome die Proklamation "Martin Luther King jr. Poor Peoples Campaign".

Der Wortlaut der Proklamation:

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Poor People´s Campaign Global Corporate Round TablePresident Mikhail Gorbachev,  Chairperson

Hereby issues this "Proclamation of special commemoration to the German people" in recognition of their highest standards of social justice, equal oppurtinity and environmental integrity. We do also hereby set forth the following principles and goals of the global community:
Peace thruogh reconcilation;
Help for the poor & suffering;
Social justice and equity;
Stewardship of the planet;
Defense of global human rights;
Economic equality and education.

Gorbatschov Schulz Steele


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