Bearing Witness to Climate Disruption in Africa

After two of the largest and most devastating cyclones and floods in African history this year, it is time for the Northern hemisphere to bear witness to the ecological crisis that is already present.

Event-Date: 
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 7:00pm

Fracking: The Financial Threat

Why fracking economics don't compute. Why the economy versus the environment is a false choice.

Event-Date: 
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Labor and Environmental Coalitions: A Must for Both

Keynote: Labor Network for Sustainability: Dedicated to Making a Living on a Living Planet.

Sponsored by the Izaak Walton League of America, Allegheny County; United Electrical Workers Union (UE); Eco-socialist Subcommittee of DSA; Pittsburgh Human Rights City Alliance.

Event-Date: 
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 1:30pm

If you can see it from your house, evacuate!

[photo: WTRF]

How Climate Change is Harming Our Health

The Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health identifies "outdoor air quality" as making the most direct impact -- in our region specifically -- of climate disruption upon human health.

Fracking at Edgar Thomson?

U.S. Steel has announced an agreement to lease a portion of the Edgar Thomson plant for a drill pad, from which the surrounding area can be fracked. Local residents and families have been left in the dark, to wait for the consequences of fracking. This page is a place for collecting information and resources to share with the community.

Compendium of Scientific, Medical ... Findings Demonstrating Risks ... of Fracking

The latest edition of this compendium of health research, from health professionals in New York State.