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News Release from Flood Wall Street; NYC: TEN FOUND NOT GUILTY FOR ‘FLOOD WALL STREET’ CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE, NYPD VIOLATED FIRST AMENDMENT; JUDGE TAKES JUDICIAL NOTICE OF CLIMATE CHANGE

–FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE– MARCH 5, 2015 Krystle Holmes Phone: 301-524-9940 krystlesface@gmail.com John Tarleton Phone: 917-282-4041 jt.indypendent@gmail.com Photos available here!  NYC: TEN FOUND NOT GUILTY FOR ‘FLOOD WALL STREET’ CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE, NYPD VIOLATED FIRST AMENDMENT; JUDGE TAKES JUDICIAL NOTICE OF CLIMATE CHANGE Ten climate activists have been found “not guilty” of criminal charges stemming from the Flood Wall… Read more »

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Take Action: Global Divestment Day of Action

Join Three Rivers Rising Tide as we support our friends with the Pittsburgh City and University Divestment Campaigns on the Global Divestment Day of Action on Friday, February 13th. Join us at 11:30am at the Schenley Plaza Tent in Oakland and at 3pm for a Teach-In connecting how frontline communities are effected by fossil fuel… Read more »

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Want to take radical action for climate justice? Get involved in Three Rivers Rising Tide! Check out our points of unity and get in touch by filling out the contact form below.  

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About Us

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 »

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JOIN THE PITTSBURGH MOBILZITION FOR THE PEOPLES CLIMATE MARCH

In September, world leaders are coming to New York City for a UN summit on the climate crisis. UN Secretary­ General Ban Ki-­moon is urging governments to support an ambitious global agreement to dramatically reduce global warming pollution. With our future on the line and the whole world watching, we’ll take a stand to bend the course of history. We’ll… Read more »

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Take Non-Violent Direct Action for Climate Justice!

New York City | September 17-24, 2014 International Week of Solidarity with Frontline Communities Around the World On September 23rd, political and corporate leaders are meeting at the United Nations in New York City for the Climate Summit 2014. This summit represents yet another step towards the corporate takeover of the UN climate negotiations, and… Read more »

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Rally to Support Curbing Climate Pollution from Power Plants, Pittsburgh, July 31

ACTION. Demonstrate your support for national climate action. Join hundreds of citizens from around the tri-state area at a rally and march outside the public hearing on the EPA’s Clean Power Plan to reduce climate change emissions. We need to send a strong message to the EPA and Big Coal that there’s overwhelming public support for national… Read more »

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Rich Fitzgerald Needs a Science Lesson – “Gravity” will prevent water contamination from fracking?

On April 8, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald held a public hearing on the issue of leasing Deer Lakes County Park to Range Resources for fracking.  Fitzgerald claimed that there is no way that frack fluids several thousand feet down in the Marcellus Shale layer could contaminate aquifers, because “gravity is holding them down”.  Clearly… Read more »

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‘Public Hearing’ on Fracking Deer Lake Park

Wednesday, April 2 at 7:00pm Deer Lakes High School, 163 East Union Road, West Deer Township, PA Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald recently announced that, over the strenuous opposition of the residents of Allegheny County, he cut a deal with Range Resources to allow the natural gas giant to frack under Deer Lakes Park. Before Fitzgerald’s… Read more »

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Spring Fling Hoedown!

Saturday, April 5 at 8:00pm Shiloh Church, 3832 Mintwood St., Pittsburgh, PA Come shake the snow off your branches, and join the 2nd Spring Fling Hoedown!Fun(d)raiser to jointly benefit the fund for fresh water in the Woodlands community in Butler County, and New Voices Pittsburgh: Women of Color for Reproductive Justice. The Shadbush Collective presents a… Read more »