In conjunction with Diaspora In Action: https://www.facebook.com/DiasporainAction2017/ and Voces Del Barrio: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Occupyelbarriophilly/ Join us, Diaspora In Action and Voces Del Barrio, on Friday, Sept 29th at City Hall/Thomas Paine Plaza for a rally to demand that the president, decision makers in Washington DC, and FEMA help the people of Puerto Rico and supply the hurricane relief that is desperately needed NOW.
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Photo credit: Jen Deerinwater/Crushing Colonialism
Ellen and Elise Gerhart at their homestead in #HuntingdonCounty, #Pennsylvania #StopETP #ResistMarinerEast #DefendWhatYouLove #StandingRock#TigerSwan #KeepItInTheGround #NoEminentDomainforPrivateGain#KnowYourRights Click here to read the full complaint: http://tinyurl.com/y8oo2vbb Huntingdon, PA - Four Pennsylvania residents filed a federal lawsuit on Monday alleging that their constitutional rights to protest were violated
Photo by E.D.G.E. member Coryn Wolk See full article for Hidden City Philadelphia by Coryn Wolk: http://hiddencityphila.org/2017/09/without-remediation-diamond-in-the-rough-a-risky-play/ "The Philadelphia Energy Solutions Field at 35th and Moore in South Philadelphia isn’t easy to find. The manicured baseball field, home of the Marzano Scout League and Philadelphia Senators, is situated at the intersection of two dead-end streets in an industrial corridor parallel to I-95. Pa
From Joshua B. Pribanic for newsCOUP at Public Herald: "A fledgling company, Epiphany Water Solutions (Pittsburgh, Pa.), has obtained a lease to build a fracking wastewater treatment plant along the headwaters of the Allegheny River in Coudersport, Pa. Epiphany has proposed to install an untested distillation process, the first of its kind to be constructed, to take fracking wastewater — a.k.a. ‘flowback, produced water, or brine’ — and produce clean water. That clean water w
#STOPETP DAY OF ACTION TARGETS THE PHILADELPHIA ENERGY SOLUTIONS REFINING COMPLEX South Philadelphia: Close to the crest of the Passyunk Ave bridge, with the Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex and Schuylkill River in the background, Philadelphia residents alerted passing motorists to the negative impacts of the refinery. This action, led by EDGE Philly, was part of the coordinated national #StopETP Day of Action targeting Energy Transfer Partners, the Texas-based