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Pittsburgh mayor addresses protest arrest condemned by ACLU and others

Plainclothes officers arrested a protester Saturday in Oakland and placed him in an unmarked, white van.

By The Associated Press

Philadelphia city panel approves temporary storage for Columbus statue

“It needs to be stored and protected so that something can be figured out."
By The Associated Press

Updated: July 31, 2020 | 12:45 pm

Immigration activists stage Wednesday night protest outside Pennsylvania governor’s mansion

Sunrise Movement protesters used a projector to display statements of immigrant families being held in the Berks County Residential Center. The statements described the emotional cost of family detention and reported the center’s failure to take precautions against the spread of coronavirus.

By Anthony Orozco/PA Post

Updated: July 20, 2020 | 10:15 am

Small group of neo-Nazis hold short demonstration in Willamsport

Williamsport residents organized events to counter Saturday's demonstration leading up to the event and afterward.
By Emily Previti/PA Post

Penn State grad student coalition to hold ‘die-in’ to protest return to in-person classes

“University administration is tacitly stating that there is an acceptable amount of death for a return to in-person instruction. We disagree,” said Bailey Campbell, one of the die-in’s organizers, in a news release.

By Anne Danahy/WPSU