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Protestors Head To Washington, D.C. For Healthcare Rally

Buses will be taking people from around the state to Washington, D.C. to protest President Barack Obama’s healthcare law.

03/27/2012

(Source: KDKA-TV)

Occupiers Moving Out Of Mellon Green?

The Occupy Pittsburgh movement may be coming to a close. According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, some people in the encampment appeared to be leaving their Mellon Green encampment Sunday morning.

02/05/2012

(Source: KDKA-TV)

Proposed Port Authority Cuts Prompt Protest

Protestors took to the streets of Pittsburgh today to speak out against the Port Authority of Allegheny County’s proposed service cuts and layoffs.

01/27/2012

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‘Nurse-In’ Protest Held At Local Target Store

A Texas mom is upset after she was allegedly harassed and kicked out of a Target store for nursing her baby. Word spread, which sparked a national protest, including one in our area.

12/28/2011

(Source: KDKA-TV)

Occupy Wallstreet Protests – The Legal Breakdown

Paul Rasmussen was joined on the NewsRadio1020 KDKA Afternoon News by Dwight Ferguson, real estate attorney for Lynch Weis.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/12/2011

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Protestors With Occupy Movement March Over Greenfield Bridge

Protestors with Occupy Pittsburgh held marched over the Greenfield Bridge in response to a call for a national day of action. The group held a rally at Magee Park in Pittsburgh’s Greenfield neighborhood before taking their message to the streets – close to the start of the evening rush hour.

11/17/2011

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Occupy Wall Street Movement Comes To Pittsburgh

The Occupy Wall Street movement arrived in Pittsburgh Saturday as a crowd estimated around 2,000 people marched, rallied and protested against corporate greed and social inequality. It was a peaceful crowd of union members, college students and parents with kids.

10/15/2011

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Trinity Football Players Stage Silent Protest

Trinity Area High School football players claim their safety has been jeopardized because too many funding cuts have been made.

08/15/2011

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Opponents Of Gas Drilling Speak with Mike Pintek…

On Tuesday’s show, Mike spoke with David Meieran about a recent meeting where supporters and protestors of Marcellus Shale drilling clashed.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/14/2011

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Thousands Take Part In Pride Awareness Parade

The Pride Awareness March headed through the streets of downtown Pittsburgh Sunday afternoon. The parade was one of the largest events of PrideFest 2011.

06/12/2011

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Officers’ Reinstatement Prompts Protest

A protest took place this afternoon in downtown Pittsburgh over the reinstatement of three city police officers who were accused in the beating of a CAPA High School student last year.

05/06/2011

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Pittsburghers Head To Harrisburg For Budget Rally

Pittsburghers boarded buses headed for Harrisburg to protest Gov. Tom Corbett’s budget cuts Tuesday morning.

05/03/2011

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Anti-Violence Groups Hold March As NRA Convention Continues

As the NRA Convention continues in downtown Pittsburgh, gun control advocates and protesters who want more restrictions on gun sales led an anti-violence march on Saturday.

04/30/2011

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Fans Protest NFL Lockout Outside Heinz Field

A handful of supporters showed up at Heinz Field to take part in the “NFL Fans National Day of Protest,” Sunday afternoon.

03/27/2011

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Protesters Rally In Squirrel Hill Over Port Authority Cuts

Protestors are turning up the heat as the next deadline approaches for major Port Authority service cuts and layoffs. Hundreds of people took to the streets in Squirrel Hill on Saturday calling on the transit system to stop the cuts.

03/19/2011

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