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Fight Back Pittsburgh General Membership Meeting—Take Back Our Time

Join Fight Back Pittsburgh at 6pm on Monday, June 1 at the USW Headquarters (5 Gateway Center) for an important General Membership Meeting. At this month’s meeting we’ll be rolling out our new ‘Take Back Our Time’ listening project.   About Take Back Our Time Work is stealing our lives. We’re being forced to work […]

May General Membership Meeting

Join Fight Back Pittsburgh on Thursday, May 4 at 6:30pm at the USW Headquarters, 60 Stanwix St (downtown Pittsburgh) for our May General Membership Meeting. During this month’s meeting we’ll be discussing the launch and roll out of our Take Back Our Time campaign, debriefing on two weeks of actions, and discussing our plans for […]

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Take Back Our Time this May Day!

129 years ago today, workers across the nation called for a general strike demanding work-life balance and an eight-hour workday. Hundreds of thousands of workers walked off the job, laying down their tools and pouring into the streets. May 3, 1886 six workers were killed by police officers and by May 4th the Haymarket riot […]

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May Day 2015!

Join Fight Back Pittsburgh and our allies for a whole weekend of exciting actions and events this May Day! Thursday, April 30 May Day Eve Celebration 8pm at the Bulgarian Macedonian Cultural Center. 449 W. 8th Ave. Homestead PA The Pittsburgh General Membership Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World will be kicking off May […]

“It Shall Be Fair” The Women’s Law Project Joins Us To Challenge Workplace Discrimination

Sue Frietsche, WLP Senior Staff Attorney wrote a great column on the event on March 28th that focused on women’s rights in the workplace. The Women’s Law Project cosponsored this event, along with Working Women Rising—a broad and growing network of working and union women from across the Pittsburgh region—and the Women’s Caucus of Fight […]

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Women’s Rights on the Job: Building Knowledge, Power and Community

Women’s Rights on the Job: Building Knowledge, Power and Community Join with other working women from across the Pittsburgh region – from different workplaces, organizations, and communities—for an afternoon of sharing, learning and empowerment. Saturday, March 28th, 1:00pm-4:00pm Smithfield Church, 620 Smithfield St, Pittsburgh 15222 FREE – Childcare Provided (see RSVP) Click here to RSVP! […]