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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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    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 eva.westheimer@gmail.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 »

  • This Changes Everything film screenings and more!

    People living in the shadow of the Shenango Cokeworks are fighting back against this big polluter to keep air clean for all of us. This weekend, Join the residents of Mckees Rocks to watch This Changes Everything, a documentary inspired by Naomi Klein’s book about Capitalism vs. the climate. See the movie, hear about Shenango’s… Read more »

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    Ghosts of Climate Future Haunt Today’s Climate Criminals

    What: Pittsburgh Tour of Climate Scrooges When: Tuesday, December 1st, 2:00pm Where: Gateway Center (Liberty Ave. between Commonwealth Place and Stanwix) Dress: Warm! It will be December, also, we would appreciate it if you would participate in the theatrics of the action by wearing dark colors to represent that you are coming from the gloomy… Read more »

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    Ghosts of Climate Future Haunt Today’s Climate Criminals

    What: Pittsburgh Tour of Climate Scrooges When: Tuesday, December 1st, 2:00pm Where: Gateway Center (Liberty Ave. between Commonwealth Place and Stanwix)  Dress: Warm! It will be December, also, we would appreciate it if you would participate in the theatrics of the action by wearing dark colors to represent that you are coming from the gloomy… Read more »

  • Radical Research Workshop: Help us Map the Power Structures Behind Local and Regional Issues

    What: Radical Research and Power Mapping Workshop When: November 10th, 6:30pmWhere: Health and Human services Building, 1 Smithfield St.  (We’re in the basement of the building. Homestead Gray’s Room) What you need to do: Please RSVP and bring a laptop or an ipad. If you don’t have a mobile device email us. We have some… Read more »

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    Three Rivers Flood the System Organizing Summit!

    Join Three Rivers Rising Tide on Saturday, July 18th from 1:00-5:00PM for Flood the System Organizing Summit. Register here for the Summit: bit.ly/3RRTFTSS. This spring Rising Tide North America shared a bold invitation to organizers around North America called “Flood the System.”  Flood the System is an invitation to participate in a wave of coordinated actions… Read more »

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    Climate Crisis Bike Tour of Pittsburgh

    Sunday, August 23th 12 Noon Meet in Schenley Plaza Our addiction to burning fossil fuels to drive the capitalist economy is causing a climate crisis. From dramatic weather events like Hurricanes Sandy, Rita, and Katrina to droughts in California and rising sea levels, working class people and people of color are bearing the brunt of… 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 »

  • Protect Deer Lakes Park Picnic

    Enjoy Deer Lake Parks While It Lasts Saturday, May 30th at Trout Shelter in Deer Lakes Park 12 noon-3pm It’s a potluck so bring food and drinks (no alcohol) Pets on leashes are welcome. Be a park watch dog! If you see something, say something! More info online at www.ProtectParks.org

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    Climate Crossroads

    Climate Crossroads– leaflet on Oil Trains produced by Three Rivers Rising Tide.