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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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#FloodTheSystem This Fall!

  Starting this September, Rising Tide North America is calling for mass actions to shut down the economic and political systems threatening our survival. Sign up to join the Flood here: Already, hundreds of thousands are streaming into the streets to fight back against climate chaos, capitalism and white supremacy. This wave of resistance couldn’t be… Read more »