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Cathedral Hill Hotel, San Francisco, homeless squatters,

Homeless Advocates Occupy Vacant San Francisco Buildings

Homeless advocates have occupied several vacant buildings in San Francisco to call for more housing for the homeless.

10/11/2011

A demonstrator wears a mask during a protest inside the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) Civic Center station on August 15, 2011 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Anonymous’ Member Offers Look Inside Hacking Activist Group

Recent protests of the BART system have been fueled by computer hackings and street demonstrations by a group known as Anonymous. One man who claims to be a part of the clandestine “hactivist” squad agreed to talk to CBS 5.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/18/2011

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Activists Remember Alcatraz Occupation, Still Protecting Indigenous Lands

Saturday marks the 40th anniversary of the end of the Native American occupation of Alcatraz, an event referred to by many as the beginning of the concept of Red Power.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/11/2011

Joan Baez performs during a concert for folk music legend Pete Seeger at Madison Square Garden in New York on May 3, 2009. (Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Joan Baez Honored As Amnesty International Marks 50 Years

Bay Area music legend Joan Baez will be honored at the San Francisco gathering this weekend to mark Amnesty International’s 50th anniversary.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/18/2011

Activists Allege Police Used Excessive Force

Oakland, Calif. (KCBS/BCN) Community activists and National Lawyers Guild members are alleging that the Oakland Police Department and other agencies used excessive force in responding to the protest after the verdict in the trial of […]

07/14/2010

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