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.
Pa. School District Upset By Team's 'I Can't Breathe' ShirtsA western Pennsylvania school district is considering disciplining girls' basketball players for wearing T-shirts with the words "I Can't Breathe."
Protesters Call For Removal Of Officer Involved In Leon Ford ShootingDozens of people protested Friday night, singing the national anthem and demanding for justice for Leon Ford.
Fast Food Workers Demand Higher Wages At Protest DowntownDozens of protesters gathered outside of a Downtown Pittsburgh fast food restaurant early this morning.
Man Paralyzed In Traffic Stop Halts East Liberty Traffic With ProtestThe 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 To Protest Oil Firm’s Donation To Breast Cancer Advocacy GroupActivists are protesting an oil and gas firm's $100,000 donation to a major breast cancer advocacy group.