Police on Sunday morning said six people were arrested during an overnight protest that turned violent in Berkeley.
Protests were held in San Francisco and Oakland for a third straight night in response to a New York City grand jury’s decision to not indict a police officer in the chokehold death of Eric Garner, an unarmed black man.
Hundreds of UC Berkeley students walked out of classrooms Monday to march in protest of planned tuition hikes.
CA Police Departments Brace For Large Demonstrations After Grand Jury Decision In Michael Brown Case
Police departments in California and across the country are bracing for large demonstrations when a grand jury decides whether to indict Officer Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri last August.
About 30 people carrying placards and pillows participated in Saturday’s symbolic, sleep-in protest at the Powell Street station.
Protesters in Hong Kong are using creative tools to coordinate their demonstrations, including a San Francisco-Bay Area app Firechat.
Video shot from a drone showed the massive scope of demonstrations in Hong Kong Monday.
Bay Area protesters gathered at the Port of Oakland to try to stop an Israeli-owned commercial ship from docking and unloading in an act of protest against recent Israeli military action in Gaza.
Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Twitter and a Missouri native, has joined demonstrators in Ferguson and has been documenting the ongoing protests with a stream of posts and video tweets.
Some windows were broken and slogans were spray painted on buildings during a march that stretched from Downtown Oakland to Berkeley Friday evening. The protesters denounced the fatal shooting of a black teen by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri.