Up and Out of Poverty Now! organizers


Up and Out of Poverty Now! organizers look on as police engage with their comrades at the occupied Kate Dunwoody Residence (52 Tenth Street South) in Minneapolis, 1991. Photograph by Jeff Wheeler. Original caption: "Nyla Columbus, center, Grummons' fiance, was concerned for his well-being after police entered the building. Columbus was being comforted by her daughter, Tina, right, and another protester. The activists oppose plans to use the former residence for classrooms and offices." Published in the Minneapolis Star Tribune, July 27, 1990, with "They Seek Dignity for the Homeless," 1B. "Grummons" is Up And Out organizer Matt Grummons.