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Pittsburgh Human Rights City Alliance
Human Rights Days of Action 2014
In April of 2011, Pittsburgh became the 5th Human Rights City in the
United States. The Human Rights City Alliance is working to change our
policies and community to make the Human Rights City vision a reality.
Join our work to promote dignity and justice for all!
Friday November 28
Tuesday December 9
11:00AM Black Friday. March on the Walmart in
Robinson Township for Living wages for workers.
6:00 PM --Thomas Merton Center Potluck Dinner
5129 Penn Ave. Pgh 15224
Wednesday December 3
Wednesday December 10
11:00AM Human Rights City Alliance’s Human
Rights Day Press Conference, Rally & March for
Human Rights: Hill House Auditorium, 1835 Centre
at: March to the City-County
Building downtown to deliver the Human Rights City
Action Plan to public officials.
7:00-9:00PM Big Idea Bookstore--Book discussion
Why Labor Organizing Should Be a Civil Right. 4812
Liberty Ave. Pittsburgh 15224
Thursday December 4
6 AM&12PM Support fast food workers’ strike
for $15/Living Wage. 6AM at McDonalds on Stanwix
St, downtown. Noon @ McDonalds on 801
Allegheny Ave. (N.Side)
Thursday December 11
7:00 PM Nonviolence training, Friends Meeting
House, 4836 Ellsworth Ave. Pittsburgh 15213
Details TBA Global Solutions Pittsburgh- Human
Rights in Pittsburgh Panel Discussion
6:00PM New Voices Pgh- Anniversary Celebration,
Andy Warhol Museum
Friday December 12
Friday December 5
7:00PM Rebuilding the Labor Movement from
Below Staughton Lynd book Launch NALC Branch
84, 841 California Ave. Pittsburgh 15212 (Organized
by Battle of Homestead Foundation)
Saturday December 6
11:00 AM Earth Quaker Action Team Protest
mountaintop removal-PNC Bank Sq. Hill (5810
Forbes Ave.)
9AM-5PM Worker Justice Action Academy @
Human Services Bldg, One Smithfield St.Pgh
Monday December 8
6:00-9:00 PM Amnesty International Write-a-Thon
and Human Rights Festival Calvary Episcopal Church
315 Shady Ave, Pgh 15206
5:30PM Human Rights Happy Hour, Ryan’s Pub, 607
S Braddock @ Forbes.
Saturday, December 13
Building cooperative financial institutions
and other forms of community economic power.
1:00PM Rally on the Impact of Street Violence in
our Communities. South 2nd. St. (300 section)
Duquesne, PA 15110
Wednesday December 17
5:45-8:30PM Deliberative Democracy Forum:
What divides us and how we can build a Human
Rights City. Friends Meeting House, 4836 Ellsworth
Ave. Pgh 15213