We Mourn the Passing of Paul Booth

Husband. Father. Organizer. Friend.
​You will be missed.

Dr. King famously said "the moral arc of the universe bends towards justice." But he knew, and I underline, that it's up to use to do the bending. We shall do it together." - Paul Booth

Obituaries & Tributes


Washington Post
New York Times
American Prospect (Article 1)
American Prospect (Article 2)
AFL-CIO Press Release
Pelosi Press Release
NEA Press Release
NELP
AFSCME
Chicago Sun-Times

Those wishing to send condolences are asked, in lieu of flowers, to contribute to:

Jobs With Justice, an organization Paul cared deeply about and provided leadership to for three decades.
Midwest AcademyPaul was on the board of this training center for power building strategy for justice and democracy.
Restaurant Opportunities Centers United, for one fair wage for tipped workers; Paul was on this board.

Rest in Power, Paul Booth. Credit: Mike Lux
Before announcing the first national march against the war in Vietnam, April 1965
Democratic Convention Presenting Platform 2016