"They don't want to face up to the real problem of poverty and generations of structural inequality."
The show of support heartened the members of Utility Workers Local 102, who have manned a constant picket line.
Hundreds of passing drivers honked in solidarity with 200 postal workers and community supporters' who rallied here Sunday afternoon to "save the Postal Service."
Chanting "five days no, six days yes," over 500 Connecticut letter carriers, family members and supporters gathered for a noon-time rally on the New Haven Green.
On this day in history in 2001, 5,000 demonstrators rallied in support of the Charleston Five.