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Jul 18, 2014
From July 20-29th, EQAT volunteers and staff will facilitate debrief calls as an opportunity to discuss what it felt like to be at the July 3rd FGC Gathering action, what we learned about ourselves, and how we can plan for future actions.
Jul 5, 2014
Are you curious what happened at the action in Pittsburgh yesterday? Here's a short report from each action location
Jul 4, 2014
A great article acknowledging that yesterday's action brought in the power of Quakers from all over the US, joining in our Bank Like Appalachia Matters! campaign
Jul 3, 2014
Do you want to take powerful action and work for a just and sustainable economy? EQAT is taking action to #cleanupyouractPNC in Pittsburgh. Join us in two locations.
Jun 2, 2014
Friends of all ages from across the country will stand together to hold PNC responsible for damages from mountaintop removal coal mining.
Apr 22, 2014
Soon after EQAT member Eileen Flanagan stood up this morning during the PNC annual shareholder meeting at Tampa’s Intercontinental Hotel, CEO William Demchak called the meeting to an abrupt close. “I stood to bear silent witness to PNC’s continuing investment in mountaintop removal coal mining,“ said Flanagan, “and to hold the board of directors and the management in prayer to ‘do the right thing’”.
Apr 21, 2014
Good morning! My name is Carolyn McCoy, and I’m here today representing Earth Quaker Action Team. I stand here today –in the shadow of PNC’s Green Wall—to demand that this bank, which appears to be environmentally-concerned —get out of the business of funding mountaintop removal coal mining.
Mar 18, 2014
Close to 200 people at the federal building in Philadelphia "swept out State Department corruption" with brooms and blocked the doors with their bodies. Twenty-nine courageous people were arrested for civil disobedience and released by the end of the day.
Mar 1, 2014

When President Obama asked the State Department to commission a study on the climate impact of the Keystone XL pipeline, the Department handed the job over to researchers from TransCanada corporation (pipeline builder) and other oil industry insiders. Now more than ever: act to protect our planet and our people!

Jan 15, 2014

A 3-part training series for: accessing your spiritual power in nonviolent direct action; making bold choices during actions; and, increasing skills in leading and planning actions. Sign up here!