Stand Up With Pitt Grad Student Workers

Join the University of Pittsburgh Graduate Student Organizing Committee and supporters on Thursday Oct. 20th at Noon between the Hillman Library and Posvar Hall. We’ll walk across campus to show support and appreciation for Graduate Student Workers. Their slogan is, “Grads Together, there’s a better way,” because when grad workers have a voice in the […]

1877 national railroad strike included 20 workers killed and a fire engulfing much of today’s Strip District

Pittsburgh’s Labor History Sites

Labor’s Struggle for Freedom This map is a guide to many important labor history sites in southwest Pennsylvania, especially Allegheny and Fayette counties, that comprise the Area Labor Federation affiliated with the Allegheny County Labor Council. Since both the American Federation of Labor (1881) and the Congress of Industrial Organizations (1937) were founded in Pittsburgh, […]


This Week: Keep Pittsburgh Home!

Join Fight Back Pittsburgh this week as we support our friends and allies at two important events to speak out for housing justice in Pittsburgh! Housing is a Human Right Rally Join our friends from Northside Coalition for Fair Housing, Homes for All Pittsburgh, Coalition of Organized Residents of East Liberty, Hill District Consensus Group, […]