The Real Cost of Fossil Fuels to SW PA - and Next Steps

Date: 
November 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sponsor: 
Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh
Jewish Community Center, Squirrel Hill
5738 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
United States

Community Meeting, Squirrel Hill, Pittsburgh,

Program

Thursday, November 30, 2017, 7-9pm

  • Our Moral Challenge
    Rabbi Ron Symons, JCC of Greater Pittsburgh
  • The Global Climate Crisis

    Joy Braunstein, PennFuture, Climate Reality Project Leader

  • Potential Environmental Hazards Associated with Petrochemical Development in Southwestern PA

    James Fabisiak, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health

  • The Petrochemical Build Out -- Corporate Power versus Community Rights

    Lisa Graves Marcucci, Environmental Integrity Project

  • Fossil Fuels versus Green Energy: Competing Narratives for Economic Development in Southwestern PA

    Matthew Mehalik, Ph.D., Breathe Collaborative.

  • The Future is Here: Big Problems, Simple Solutions

    Edward Ketyer, M.D., Pediatrician

  • What's Happening in Pittsburgh
  • Concluding Remarks: Getting Involved

    Rabbi Ron Symons