Day Of Action
A 24-year-old Elk Grove man has been sentenced to six months in jail and five years probation and restitution for his part in an Occupy Oakland demonstration last fall.
Occupy Oakland activists will conduct a day of action next Monday to protest the response by Oakland police to a demonstration on Saturday that resulted in nearly 400 arrests.
Hundreds of protesters clad in rain gear marched through downtown San Francisco Friday evening, one of several events in a day of action. Some protesters entered a vacant building on Cathedral Hill.
Occupy San Francisco and other groups were planning a daylong protest in the Financial District and elsewhere in the city on Friday, and police Chief Greg Suhr said his department is ready.
Occupy San Francisco organizers have announced a massive day of action Friday, beginning at 6 a.m. in the city’s financial district.
Protesters who support New York’s ongoing “Occupy Wall Street” demonstrations are holding marches, rallies and other events throughout the Bay Area today as part of a national “day of action.”
School districts in California have issued nearly 19,000 layoff notices so far to teachers amid uncertainty over the state budget, the California Teachers Association estimated Tuesday.