Celebrating Doug Shields and the Anti-Fracking Movement

Douglas A. Shields has dedicated his life to public service to the city of Pittsburgh and the broader community of southwestern Pennsylvania.

As Doug steps into retirement, join us to celebrate a career of fighting for working people, speaking truth to power, and protecting the environment for future generations.

Event-Date: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 6:30pm

Grassroots Organizing Summit

Register now at bit.ly/2018GOS

Event-Date: 
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 6:00pm to Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 12:00pm

PA Interfaith Power & Light: Annual Meeting

You’ll leave inspired, energized, and newly connected with other Pennsylvanians who are reaching out in faith to act on climate change, and you’ll add new skills and ideas to your toolbox for adapting for your own work and contexts — we hope in collaboration with PA IPL.

Event-Date: 
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 11:30am

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.