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Women's March Pittsburgh: Hear our Vote! - No to War!
Three years of marching, training, organizing, and building power – it’s all been leading up to this. In 2020, we have a chance to finish what we started three years ago and remove Trump from office. The Women’s March Pittsburgh extends a welcome to all who want to stand against War in Iraq and beyond to join us! Pittsburghers from many communities have reached out to ask us if Women’s March- Pittsburgh is a place to say “No War!” and we extend a resounding “YES!” War shatters women’s lives. War hurts families that are already disadvantaged hardest. We stand with…
Celebrate Franklin Park
Space is limited and tickets are going fast! To reserve your place you must click the ticket button or visit the link below: secure.actblue.com/donate/celebratefranklinpark On November 5th, we made history! We elected Democrats–Dr. Jiang Li, Susan Striz, and Brian Malkin–to Franklin Park Borough Council for the first time in 35 years. This victory is the culmination of a year of community organizing to protect Franklin Park from fracking. Food & Water Action PAC worked to knock on thousands of doors in support of these anti-fracking candidates to make sure we’d get a new borough council that would stand up for…
22nd Annual Pittsburgh Racial Justice Summit
Description We are very excited about the 22nd Pittsburgh Racial Justice Summit, a multi-cultural initiative of the Black & White Reunion. The Opening Ceremony will take place on Friday evening, January 24th at Union Project, at 7:00pm. The doors open at 6:15pm for registration. There will be light refreshments until the event begins at 7:00pm. Seating is limited, please purchase your ticket in advance. Register for the Opening Ceremony on this page. The core of the Summit event is a full day of panels and workshops, on Saturday the 25th, at the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. Register here for Saturday. PRJS…
Protect PT Member Breakfast
We’d like to celebrate our members! Come out for a time of food, fun, and fellowship and find out how you can get involved. If you would like to become a member, you can do so on our membership page (protectpt.org/membership-giving). Please RSVP by Jan. 22 to let us know you’re coming!
Rolling Stone Magazine: Radioactive Oil/Gas Waste Harming Us All
Science journalist Justin Nobel has spent the past 20 months reporting on the issue of the radioactivity brought to the surface in oil and gas production, and the many different pathways of contamination posed to the industry’s workers, the public and communities, and the environment. He will speak about his finding published in the February issue of Rolling Stone Magazine. Joining Justin will be Youngstown Senior Battalion Chief Sil Caggiano. Chief Caggiano have served the citizens of Youngstown and Mahoning County for over 37 years receiving numerous professional recognitions and has training and experience as a HazMat / WMD Specialist….