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text W.Va. Treesit Update, Bail Funds Needed! Climate Ground Zero 2009-08-31 3:59 PM
One treesitter descends after week of defending people from blasting (text/plain)

text Phil Africa's Art! BE47 2009-08-18 3:35 AM
Video and website of innocent human rights activist and environmentalist Phil Africa. Phil and the other 7 surviving "MOVE 9" are imprisoned in Pennsylvania. They are now eligible for parole. (text/plain + 1 comment)

text A Personal Statement in Regards to the Mobilization Opposing the G20 in Pittsburgh john smith 2009-07-16 1:12 AM
Ten years ago, an energy and enthusiasm swept many of us, including me. For different reasons, a whole lot of people began organizing and defying the alienation and desperation that defined the height of corporate globalization. (text/plain)

text Meeting to Form Anti-Authoritarian Working Group to Organize Resistance to the G20 in PGH Some PGH Anarchists 2009-06-01 2:35 AM
Pittsburgh anarchists and antiauthoritarians are invited to participate in a planning meeting to form an anti-authoritarian working group to resist the G20 in September. The working group will take responsibility for --Providing a mobilization infrastructure on the ground in Pittsburgh --Circulating information and propaganda building hype for the protests --Reaching out to activists across the country that are interested in resisting the G20 --Creating a space for the formation of an action framework (text/plain + 3 comments)

text PAAV World Week for Animals in Labs Protest PittAAV.com 2009-04-17 3:33 AM
Please join Pittsburgh Association for the Abolition of Vivisection (PAAV) in recognizing World Week for Animals in Laboratories by protesting one of the largest animal research sites within the city of Pittsburgh. Visit the WWAIL website at wwail.org for more information on this event. (text/plain)

image FREE the MOVE 9, Join FaceBook Cause, Contact the Parole Board THIS MONTH! (March) BE47 2009-03-03 5:58 AM
FREE the MOVE 9, Join FaceBook Cause, Contact the Parole Board THIS MONTH! (March)
The innocent "MOVE 9" are up for parole after 30 years! Letters and calls are needed to the Pennsylvania Parole Board. Hearing begin in April. Mumia Abu Jamal was reporting on their case when he was framed for murder himself, and all but silenced. (image/jpeg + 1 comment)

audio Rustbelt Radio for January 12, 2009 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2009-01-13 1:19 AM
On today's show... </p><p> </p><ul> <li> A 40 year retrospective of political artwork comes to CMU </li> <li> Pittsburgh responds to Israel's attacks on the Gaza Strip </li> <li> The Islamic Center of Pittsburgh mosque is Vandalized </li> <li> Fed Up gives us a report on the abuses occurring inside Pennsylvania prisons </li> <li> A massive toxic sludge spill in Tennessee threatens the water and safety of local residents </li> <li> plus more in our local and global headlines </li> (audio/mpeg)

image Hope Under Siege Palestine Photo Exhibit Jonas Moffat 2008-11-30 4:23 AM
Hope Under Siege Palestine Photo Exhibit
Hope Under Siege A Palestine Photo Exhibit Kimbo Art Gallery @ University of Pittsburgh William Pitt Union Jan 9-19, 2009 Amazing opening reception with live music, poetry, food, and so much more! (image/png + 1 comment)

image Landslide Community Farm Farmhouse Evicted--Take Action! Landslide Community Farm 2008-11-07 5:43 PM
Landslide Community Farm Farmhouse Evicted--Take Action!
Farmhouse of local community farm illegally evicted this morning. Take Action! (image/jpeg + 3 comments)

audio Rustbelt Radio for September 22, 2008 Pittsburgh Indymedia: Rustbelt Radio Collecti 2008-09-22 11:31 PM
On today's show: An Anti-Islamic DVD is being distributed in Pittsburgh and across the US, Electronic Voting Machines in Allegheny County, A look at the case of Eric McDavid, an activist who was recently sentenced to 20 years in prison, based on questionable FBI evidence, A discussion of human rights with William F. Schulz, former executive director of Amnesty International, plus more in our local and global headlines (audio/mpeg + 2 comments)

text Bob Barr on Pennsylvania Presidential Ballot Peace Voter 2008-09-16 12:16 PM
A Harrisburg judge, Johnny Butler, has ruled that Bob Barr will be on the Pennsylvania presidential ballot. McCain Palin operatives are trying to stop Barr's ballot inclusion. (text/plain)

audio Rustbelt Radio for July 28, 2008 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2008-07-29 2:50 PM
On today's show... * A Mexican immigrant is beaten to death in Pennsylvania * Leading environmental activists speak out on climate change and its effect on the world's water supply * Mumia Abu Jamal is denied a new trial * and Northsiders rally for a Community Benefits Agreement (audio/mpeg)

audio Rustbelt Radio for July 14, 2008 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2008-07-15 1:11 AM
On today's show... * Green Party Vice Presidential Candidate Rosa Clemente speaks about Hip Hop organizing, the limits of a two party system and critical issues facing the United States Populace * Pennsylvania becomes the first state to join the SweatFree Consortium * Pittsburgh Against Torture's silent procession * and a feature-length 2.3 Million and Rising on abuse logs and maximum security prisons and more in our local and global headlines (audio/mpeg)

audio Rustbelt Radio for June 23, 2008 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2008-06-24 2:17 AM
On this week's show... * Making Contact explores repression of the 2004 Republican National Convention in New York * Election Unspun covers the candidates' views on Iran and same sex marriage * Highlights from the 100th episode of the Food Politics Radio show 'Deconstructing Dinner' * and a look at the security situation in Iraq (audio/mpeg)

audio Rustbelt Radio for June 16, 2008 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2008-06-17 1:29 PM
On this week's show... * A look at the grassroots biofuel movement in Pittsburgh * A strip mine proposal for South Park is declared dead * More realty controversy on the North Shore * Juveniles are facing life without parole in Pennsylvania prisons * and Mumia Abu-Jamal speaks out on Barack Obama (audio/mpeg)

text Ontario's proposed nuclear waste dump threatens Pennsylvania Great Lakes United Nuclear-Free/Green Energy 2008-06-13 3:20 AM
Since the proposed nuclear waste dump is only 50 miles from Michigan across Lake Huron, leakage of radioactivity from the dump could directly affect tens of millions of residents in Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York, and contaminate the drinking water in Port Huron, Sarnia, Detroit, Windsor, Toledo, Cleveland, Erie, Buffalo, Toronto ... (text/plain)

text Free with 84 Lumber Wood Products: Controversy From Chile Tim Kingston 2008-06-05 12:26 AM
JUNE 5 Concert. One of Pittsburgh’s best known corporate citizens, 84 Lumber Company, is entangled in a furor over plans to dam two spectacular rivers in Patagonia. Satirical country singer Dana Lyons will bring the international campaign to stop the dams to 84 Lumber’s hometown with a concert at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the North Hills in Pittsburgh. (text/plain)

audio Rustbelt Radio for April 21, 2008 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2008-04-22 1:28 AM
On this week's show... * Family Members accuse Pennsylvania Prisons of abusing inmates * A look at tax fairness and wealth in American families * Uprising Radio examines the World Bank's perpetuation of Global Warming * and Burger King allegedly spies on members of the Student Farmworker Alliance (audio/mpeg)

audio Rustbelt Radio for April 7, 2008 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2008-04-07 11:50 PM
On this week's show... * Election Unspun looks at Democratic Presidential Candidates' Stance on the Prison Industrial Complex * Van Jones speaks about Martin Luther King Jr's Legacy as it relates to Environmental Justice * Canadian Parliament member Libby Davies speaks about continuing opposition to the Iraq war * And a look at the psychology behind addictions (audio/mpeg)

audio MOVE 9 Harrisburg Press Conference Audio and Update on Mumia BE47 2008-03-28 8:20 AM
MOVE 9 supporters spoke at the state capital on why they mut be paroled in 2008 (audio/mpeg + 1 comment)

image NOW IS THE TIME !!! FREE the MOVE 9! Join Zinn & Chomsky in Supporting PAROLE! BE47 2008-03-13 2:08 AM
NOW  IS  THE  TIME !!!  FREE the MOVE 9!  Join Zinn & Chomsky in Supporting PAROLE!
NOW is absolutely THE time to FREE THE MOVE 9!! We absolutely NEED YOU to write and call the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole. Hearings are being held in EARLY APRIL!! Please write AND call now! Ask the Board to parole all eight activists in 2008! Join Noam Chomsky and Howard Zinn in voicing your support to the board. (image/jpeg + 1 comment)

text Letters and Calls To Release the MOVE 9 BE47 2008-02-24 3:41 PM
To release the MOVE 9 on probation, we need letters and calls to the Pennsylvania Parole Board in February and March of 2008. They are having a hearing in April where it will be decided whether or not to give them all probation. Or have them serve ANOTHER seventy years. (text/plain)

audio Rustbelt Radio for February 18, 2008 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2008-02-19 5:44 PM
On this week's show... * the documentary Gone Tomorrow looks at "The Hidden Life of Garbage" * Pacifica's Sprouts presents: Doing It Yourself Democracy * plus the weekly radio spin, and this week's day in radical history Rustbelt Radio is now broadcasting bi-weekly episodes which are exclusively comprised of content from other independent media sources. We are making this change temporarily because our current all-volunteer staff cannot sustain the huge demands that come from producing a one hour original show every week. If you would like Rustbelt Radio to continue producing original shows which feature local content each week, please consider getting involved. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us by emailing radio@indypgh.org or by calling 412-923-3000. (audio/mpeg)

audio Rustbelt Radio for February 11, 2008 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2008-02-12 6:56 PM
On this week's show... * In honor of Black History Month, we bring you voices and songs from black freedom fighters * Community leaders gather together at the Black and White reunion * Word on the Street on the new drink tax in Allegheny County * City Council in Berkeley, California condemns the local U.S. Marines Recruiting Center and * The Department of Labor announces intent to strip worker protections from its H two A guest worker program * and more in our local and global headlines (audio/mpeg)

audio Rustbelt Radio for February 4, 2008 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2008-02-05 2:07 PM
On today's show... * Paul Wright discusses his new book "Prison Profiteers - Who Makes Money From Mass Incarceration" * This Week in Palestine, from the International Middle East Media Center * And excerpts from "World VS. Bank" a film by Friends of the Earth International We need your help! Starting this week, Rustbelt Radio will begin broadcasting bi-weekly episodes which are exclusively comprised of content from other independent media sources. We are making this change temporarily because our current all-volunteer staff cannot sustain the huge demands that come from producing a one hour original show every week. If you would like Rustbelt Radio to continue producing original shows which feature local content each week, please consider getting involved. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us by emailing radio@indypgh.org or by calling 412-923-3000. (audio/mpeg)

text CritMass CPRB Hearing This Thursday!!! m 2008-01-22 8:16 PM
The Citizen Police Review Board hearing against the Cop that arrested four people at the March 31, 2006 Critical Mass is this Thursday (1/24/2008)! Come and show your support and help hold Police accountable for their actions! (text/plain + 1 comment)

audio Rustbelt Radio for January 7, 2008 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2008-01-08 2:08 AM
On this week's show... * A new report finds that Transgender Women are routinely subject to harassment, abuse and violence in New York State Men's Prisons * The death toll on the Arizona-Mexico border in 2007 * Media Minutes re-caps some of the most important stories for the media justice movement in 2007 * A Massachusetts woman faces seven years in prison for a self-induced abortion * and more, in local and global headlines (audio/mpeg)

image Pittsburgh SkillShare & Organizing Training t and m 2007-12-10 11:17 PM
Pittsburgh SkillShare & Organizing Training
Free workshops and how-tos on actions and campaigns for social justice by Save Our Transit, New Voices PGH, Sustainable Living Project, Be Well PGH, + more (image/jpeg + 2 comments)

image VFA Reindeer Protest Sears in Holiday In-Store Action Voices for Animals of Western PA 2007-12-09 4:37 AM
VFA Reindeer Protest Sears in Holiday In-Store Action
VFA activists representing reindeer protest Sears "cutalogging" at the Ross Park Mall (image/jpeg + 2 comments)

audio Rustbelt Radio for December 3, 2007 Pittsburgh IMC: Rustbelt Radio collective 2007-12-04 12:39 AM
On this week's show... * In honor of World Aids Day, we bring you a report on the new face of AIDS and the challenges faced by infected individuals * Independent Journalist Ben Dangl speaks about the Constituent Assembly and recent clashes in Bolivia * An update on the "Middle East Peace Conference" in Annapolis * Nurses are striking in West Virginia, plus more in our local and global headlines (audio/mpeg)

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