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Phipps' Biophilia: Pittsburgh

Join Pittsburgh’s new network of creative minds working together to strengthen the bond between people and the natural world.

Biophilia: Pittsburgh June Meeting: Fighting Against Fossil Fuels for Justice

Join us on Thurs, June 7 for a discussion on the fight for environmental and economic justice on the frontlines of fossil fuel extraction. Experience a snapshot of what life is like in communities surrounded by fossil fuel extraction with few economic opportunities. Veronica Coptis, executive director of the Center for Coalfield Justice, will discuss community struggles, victories and ongoing battle for economic and environmental justice in Greene and Washington Counties and how you can stand in solidarity with communities that are directly impacted.