Part of the White, Working Class, and Worried about Trump (#WhiteWorkingClassVsTrump) Campaign*: I grew up in economically depressed, though beautiful, northeastern Vermont. My family was on and off welfare throughout my childhood, and we were always poor. As a child, I was acutely aware of the ways poverty set me apart from other people. As I […]
About Rahula Janowski
Rahula Janowski is a collective member of the Catalyst Project, an organization that helps to build powerful multiracial movements that can win collective liberation by organizing, training and mentoring white people to take collective action to end racism, war and empire, and supporting efforts to build power in working-class communities of color. She was born on a commune and grew up poor in rural, economically depressed Northern Vermont. She moved to California in the early 1990s and became involved in direct action, organizing and activism.