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Warriors Coach Says Fans Should Boycott Game 5 Over Sterling’s Comments

Golden State coach Mark Jackson has a suggestion for fans of both the Warriors and the Clippers: Don’t show up for Game 5 in Los Angeles on Tuesday night.

04/29/2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling looks on from his seat during a game against the Utah Jazz at Staples Center on October 23, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: Clippers Owner’s Bad Behavior Not Exactly New News

It is laughable to watch pundits far and wide demand action right now against the buffoon who’s owned the Los Angeles Clippers since 1981. He’s been an embarrassment pretty much since Day One. It doesn’t take much digging to find the long record of allegations against Sterling–or the things he’s said and done on the record.

04/28/2014

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African-American Business Leaders Threaten Boycott Of SF Tourism

The San Francisco African American Chamber of Commerce is threatening a tourism boycott, alleging discriminatory practices by the hospitality industry.

01/01/2014

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Bay Area Activists Call For Vodka Boycott Over Russia’s Anti-Gay Laws

A handful of protesters in San Francisco called for a boycott of Russian-made vodka Tuesday after that country’s lawmakers recently enacted what critics are calling anti-gay legislation.

08/06/2013

A Chick-fil-A restaurant. (CFA Properties, Inc.)

NYC Mayor Disagrees With SF Mayor Lee On Chick-Fil-A Flap

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg saids he strongly disagrees with the mayors of Boston, Chicago and San Francisco over Chick-fil-A’s position on gay marriage.

07/27/2012

mrquiggly

Super Bowl Ad Has Local Dog Advocates Steaming

The sneaker company’s ad features a French Bulldog named Mr. Quiggly, who is about to race a group of greyhounds.

01/29/2012

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch Team Tracks Down True Holiday Bargains

Whether the employees like it or not, stores will still be open and a slew of sales are rolling out for Black Friday. How can you be sure you’re getting the lowest price?

11/22/2011

Bobby Sanabria, percussion, latin jazz

Musicians Call For Boycott Of CBS Over Dropped Grammy Categories

LOS ANGELES (CBS/AP) — A coalition of musicians that has protested the Recording Academy’s decision to drop 31 categories from the Grammy Awards is stepping up the pressure, calling for a boycott of the Grammys’ […]

CBS San Francisco–07/01/2011

Rush Limbaugh

State Senator Yee Seeks Boycott Of Limbaugh Advertisers

A Bay Area lawmaker is calling for a boycott of companies that advertise on Rush Limbaugh’s radio show after the conservative commentator refused to apologize for mocking China’s president.

CBS San Francisco–01/26/2011

Grand Hyatt San Francisco (Hyatt Hotels)

Labor Strife Continues Between Union And San Francisco Hotels

Both sides in an ongoing San Francisco hotel boycott are once again at each other’s throats as they try to reach an agreement on a new contract.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/18/2011

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