Founder Of Black Lives Matter Pittsburgh And Southwest Pennsylvania Ready To Leave Her MarkOne of the newly prominent voices in the local civil rights movement says she grew up among routine racism.
Church Leaders Ask Mars Community Members To Come Together To Pray For An End To Racial InjusticeRacial injustice was the theme of a prayer vigil hosted by local church leaders in the town of Mars on Wednesday.
Report: Pennsylvania's State Economy Has Some Of The Most Racial Inequality In The CountryWhen it comes to state economies with the most racial equality, a study ranks Pennsylvania near the bottom of the list.
'I Don’t Know If I Ever Thought I Would See A Moment Like This': Pittsburgh Activist Talks About Fighting Inequality If You Can't Attend ProtestsMany people are protesting in the Pittsburgh area and around the country to end racism, but not everyone who wants to protest can join because of work, childcare or health and safety concerns.
Around The Table: Protests And Demonstrations Call For Change Following George Floyd's DeathProtests and demonstrations calling for change have been a part of the American landscape for weeks now.
Kidsburgh: Talking To Children About RacismIt may be hard for children not to see or hear about what’s happening around the country with the protests and conversation about race. KDKA's Kristine Sorensen spoke with an expert about how to talk with kids about it.
Ohio Democrats Propose Legislation To Declare Racism A Public Health CrisisDemocratic lawmakers in Ohio have proposed legislation to declare racism a public health issue.
Organization Of Chinese Americans: Business Down 40 Percent For Pittsburgh Asian Restaurants Before Closure Of Nonessential Businesses Business was reportedly down 40 percent for Asian restaurants in Pittsburgh before Gov. Tom Wolf asked restaurants to move to take-out only.
Bed Bath & Beyond Pulls Black Jack-O'-Lanterns Over Blackface ComplaintsBed, Bath & Beyond says it has removed black jack-o-lanterns from its website after receiving complaints the pumpkins resembled blackface.
'Couldn't Help But Notice Your Awful Hair': Penn State Football Player Posts Controversial Fan LetterA Penn State football player shared a controversial letter his teammate received from alumni following a game against Idaho.
Maryland Highway Agency Takes Down 'Negro Mountain' Road Signs Over Racial Insensitivity ConcernsMaryland's Highway Administration has removed several road signs for "Negro Mountain" over concerns about racial insensitivity in the name.