Black Lives Matter Activist Released From Jail After ProtestA prominent Black Lives Matter activist, three journalists and more than 120 other people were taken into custody in Louisiana over the weekend, authorities said Sunday.
Protester Briefly Disrupts Chelsea Clinton Event In East LibertyChelsea Clinton was in town today to make a stop at her mother’s campaign headquarters. However, at least one protester got inside and briefly disrupted the event.
Local Rally Held For Rancher Killed In OregonPeople across the country planned to gather at rallies Saturday to express their concerns about the shooting of Robert "LaVoy" Finicum in Oregon earlier this year.
Local Rally Held To Protest Former NYPD Officer's Manslaughter ConvictionA large crowd rallied in Oakland Saturday morning to protest the verdict of an Asian-American former New York City police officer who was convicted on manslaughter charges last week.
Pittsburgh Uber Drivers Join National Protest Of Lower FaresAn undetermined number of Uber drivers in Pittsburgh have joined other Uber drivers around the nation in a Valentine's Day weekend protest of lower fares announced by the California-based company.
Animal Activists Protest At Heinz Field Over Vick SigningThere was a sizable protest Thursday evening across from Heinz Field during the Pittsburgh Steelers final preseason game by animal activists upset by the Michael Vick signing.
Washington Co. HS Students Accused Of Organizing "Anti-Gay" DaySchool officials are investigating after several students at McGuffey High School allegedly organized an “anti-gay day.”
Pittsburghers Join In “Fight For $15” Protests With Demonstration In OaklandThe Fight for $15 campaign to win higher pay and a union for fast-food workers is expanding to represent a variety of low-wage workers and become more of a social justice movement.
Changes Being Made To Mt. Lebanon Deer Culling PlanSome changes are being made to a controversial deer culling plan in Mount Lebanon.
Anti-Culling Protesters Demonstrate At Mt. Lebanon MeetingPeople who are against Mount Lebanon’s controversial plan to thin the deer herd in their community made their voices heard during a commissioners' meeting and protest on Monday night.
Local "Friendship Nine" Protestor Reacts To Judge Tossing Out Civil Rights-Era ConvictionsThomas Gaither, now a retired Slippery Rock University professor, was once a member of the so-called “Friendship Nine.”
Hundreds March For Racial Justice On MLK Jr. DayHundreds of activists in Pittsburgh marked the day honoring Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday by marching for social justice causes.