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Three Rivers Rising Tide was formed as the Shadbush Environmental Justice Collective in spring of 2010 out of a desire to develop a more radical response to the climate crisis and environmental injustice as they manifest in Pittsburgh and throughout our region. The Shadbush Collective organized actions, educational events, trainings, and published literature for more… Read more »
UPDATE: 6 People arrested at TD Bank #NoDAPL Protest
UPDATE [5:50am EST 11.22.16] After being held in jail for more than 21 hours all six TD Bank protestors have been released on own recognizance after their charges were set. Thank you for donating to support the action of these incredible women- please continue to donate and share as the action does not stop until… Read more »
Young Women Shut Down TD Bank, Call for Divestment of the Dakota Access Pipeline
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Chris Pilewski, 412-953-3355, email@example.com Perry Wheeler, 301-675-8766, firstname.lastname@example.org Young Women Shut Down TD Bank, Call for Divestment of the Dakota Access Pipeline Philadelphia, PA- Three women locked down outside of TD Bank Monday morning at 1500 John F Kennedy Boulevard in Center City Philadelphia, blocking the entrance and halting… Read more »
Pittsburghers Stand with Standing Rock, Say No to the Dakota Access Pipeline
Hundreds rally, shut down traffic in downtown Pittsburgh in show of support for Red Warrior and Sacred Stone Camps Pittsburgh—More than 150 Pittsburghers came together in downtown Pittsburgh on Thursday afternoon to show support for the Standing Rock Sioux who protecting their homes, land, and sacred sites from being destroyed by the construction of the… Read more »
PGH Solidarity with Standing Rock Sioux Uprising #NoDAPL
Join us as we stand in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Nation who is fighting the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). When: Thursday, September 15th- 4:00PM Where: William S. Moorhead Federal Building, Liberty and Grant St. Since April the Sioux Nation and other indigenous communities have been blocking the construction of the proposed pipeline,… Read more »
Donate to the Trump Rally Legal Defense Fund!
On April 13th 2016, our friends Lisa, Shea and Maxx were arrested near a Donald Trump rally at the David L Lawrence Convention Center in downtown Pittsburgh. All three are charged with felony aggravated assault and felony riot; Maxx and Shea are additionally charged with resisting arrest. They are all out of jail and in… Read more »
Pittsburghers Disrupt ALEC Dinner at Heinz Hall to Stand up for Democracy
Disruption comes in advance of major rally outside ALEC Spring Task Force Summit PITTSBURGH—Two dozen Pittsburghers stormed into the American Legislative Exchange Council’s (ALEC) Spring Task Force Summit meeting on Thursday evening, disrupting the lobbying group’s Board of Directors Dinner. While ALEC’s Summit is taking place at the Omni-William Penn, the dinner was held a… Read more »
DumpTrump highlight video!
Stop Trump Actions Pittsburgh April 2016 from Chris Mason on Vimeo.
Stand Up to Donald Trump in Western PA
Donald Trump continues to to raise the bar on racist rhetoric with attacks on immigrant, Latin@, Black, and Muslim communities. He has declared war on women, denies the impacts of climate change and fossil fuel extraction, and is anti-worker’s rights. Trump’s record of hate speech, inciting fear, violence, and bigotry goes on and on. Trump’s… Read more »
Grandparents “Rock to Block” Fracking Wells Near Schools with Rocking Chair Blockade
Grandparents “Rock to Block” Fracking Wells Near Schools with Rocking Chair Blockade Older Generation Stands Up to Protect School Children Middlesex Township, Butler, PA – A group of grandparents and seniors shut down an unconventional natural gas drilling (fracking) site near the Mars Area School District with a “rock to block” rocking chair blockade on… Read more »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE- Pittsburgh Tour of Climate Scrooges Calls Out Industry Role In Local Air Pollution
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 1, 2015 Contact: Eva Westheimer 513-600-0580 email@example.com Pittsburgh Tour of Climate Scrooges Calls Out Industry Role In Local Air Pollution Pittsburgh, PA- Tuesday afternoon about 50 concerned community members, environmental groups, and social justice organizations marched throughout downtown Pittsburgh. The march wound through downtown stopping at what participants call Pittsburgh’s top… Read more »