Allegheny County Ohio River Communities
Allegheny County Clean Air Now (ACCAN) was one of the first community organizations to take on air quality throught the campaign to close down the Shenango Coke Works. The communities include: Avalon, Bellevue, Ben Avon, Ben Avon Heights, Brighton Heights, Emsworth, Kilbuck Township, McKees Rocks, Neville Township, Ohio Township, Ross Township and Stowe Township.
Homestead Steel to Green New Deal: learning from labor struggles and victories to forge our future
UPDATE — the September 25th event will now take place October 2nd! You’re invited to participate in “Homestead Steel to Green New Deal,” with Mike Stout, the author of *Homestead Steel: The Final Ten Years,* with labor historian Charlie McCollestor, and with the leaders of other union victories from across the Rustbelt region. What can we learn from our Rustbelt history of labor-community struggles, failures, and victories? How can what we learn help to inform and fuel our fight for a Green New Deal for justice, family sustaining jobs, and just plain survival? Register here to receive the Zoom link,…