The Pitt News

Environmental, economic issues merge at lecture

Veronica Coptis, executive director of the Center for Coalfield Justice, discusses environmental and labor issues at the Environmental Justice and Labor Rights event in the William Pitt Union Wednesday night. (Photo by Sarah Cutshall | Staff Photographer)

By Theresa Dickerson | For The Pitt News

April 12, 2018

Two student-led campus organizations at Pitt collaborated Wednesday evening, hoping to dispel the myth that advocacy for environment protection and advocacy for jobs are mutually exclusive.   Free the Planet and United Students Against Sweatshops teamed up to bring in Veronica Coptis, the executive director o...

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper
Center for Coalfield Justice