Thomas Gaither, now a retired Slippery Rock University professor, was once a member of the so-called “Friendship Nine.”
Hundreds of activists in Pittsburgh marked the day honoring Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday by marching for social justice causes.
A western Pennsylvania school district is considering disciplining girls’ basketball players for wearing T-shirts with the words “I Can’t Breathe.”
Dozens of people protested Friday night, singing the national anthem and demanding for justice for Leon Ford.
Dozens of protesters gathered outside of a Downtown Pittsburgh fast food restaurant early this morning.
The man who was shot and paralyzed during a traffic stop in November of 2012 brought traffic to a halt in East Liberty Tuesday afternoon when he led a group of demonstrators in a protest.
Activists are protesting an oil and gas firm’s $100,000 donation to a major breast cancer advocacy group.
A Monaca plumber has taken plumbing to a new level, using toilets like ones on the roof of his garage, as a form of protest.
The unrest in Ferguson, Mo. Is now being felt at home.
Organizers say 25 protesters have been arrested during a demonstration for a labor union and higher employee wages at the regional health care giant, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Some Yellow Cab drivers are refusing to pick up passengers at Pittsburgh International Airport as part of a protest.
A group of fast food workers held a protest on the North Side to demand higher wages Thursday morning.
Democrats on a state House committee walked out of a hearing on a resolution calling for the impeachment of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, a fellow Democrat.
A group of parishioners staged a sit-in Saturday to protest the closure of their church.
The final Mass was held Saturday afternoon at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Monongahela.