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July Membership Meeting–We Are Steelworkers

Join Fight Back Pittsburgh for our July General Membership meeting on Monday, July 7 at 6:30pm at the USW Headquarters (60 Stanwix Street in Downtown Pittsburgh).  This month’s special presentation is “We are Steelworkers” an overview of the history, structure, and key campaigns of our union, the United Steelworkers. We’ll also share updates on how…

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Worker Justice Action Academy!

Join Us at the Worker Justice Action Academy! On July 19, join workers’ rights activists from labor and community groups from across Pittsburgh for the first session of the Worker Justice Action Academy, a new series of day-long workshops designed to help union members, community organizers, students, and workers’ rights activists take our campaigns for…

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Fight Back Pittsburgh Summer Picnic

3pm on Sunday, July 20th Mel and Emily’s house—623 Kirtland St, Pittsburgh, PA 15208 Food-Drinks-Fun-Friends-Games! On Sunday, July 20, join Fight Back Pittsburgh for our (first) Annual Summer Picnic!  Over the past several months we’ve organized and mobilized with museum workers, hospital workers, adjunct teachers, and fast food workers.  We’ve coordinated educational events, knocked on doors…

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Fight Back Pittsburgh has Pride@Work!

Join Fight Back Pittsburgh in this year’s Pride March! Sunday, June 15 12 Noon Meet up Location TBA In the spirit of our movement’s historic motto, “An Injury to One Is an Injury to All” Fight Back Pittsburgh stands with all working people and we oppose all forms of discrimination on the job and in…

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Rally to Save our Steel Jobs

Rally for Pittsburgh Steelworker Jobs Pittsburgh’s economy is at risk.  Our steel jobs could be lost unless our government enforces trade laws to ensure a level playing field with countries like South Korea. Let your voice be heard! Monday, May 19th 2014 at 11am US Steel Research and Technology Center 800 East Waterfront Drive, Munhall, PA…

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STRIKE for $15

Stand Up! Fight Back! Fast food workers across the globe are standing up to fight! Stand with fast food workers in Pittsburgh, across the nation, and around the world as they strike for fair pay, respect and a stronger Pittsburgh.  On May 15 there will be two actions in Pittsburgh: May 15 @ 6:15am Wake…

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Celebrate International Workers Day!

Join Fight Back Pittsburgh and our community allies as we celebrate International Workers Day with several exciting events this May 1!  May Day is the commemoration of the 1886 Haymarket affair in Chicago—a key moment in the fight for the eight-hour day. Mayday Eve Celebration with the Pittsburgh General Membership Branch of the IWW Wednesday,…

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General Membership Meeting Special Guest: Vermont Workers Center

Join Fight Back Pittsburgh for our May monthly General Membership Meeting at 6:30pm on Monday, May 5 at the USW Headquarters (60 Stanwix St. in Downtown Pittsburgh). This month we’ll be joined by special guests from the Vermont Workers Center.  The Vermont Workers’ Center is a statewide grassroots network bringing together thousands of individual families…