Demonstrations

Protesters inside the Cadlillac dealership on Van Ness Ave. in San Francisco in 1964. (Phiz Mezey)

San Francisco During Civil Rights Movement: 50 Years Since Auto Row Protests

This week marks the 50th anniversary of a civil rights demonstration where hundreds of protesters were arrested at car dealerships along San Francisco’s Auto Row.

04/11/2014

SF Chefs 2013

PHOTOS: SF Chefs 2013

Various food & spirits served up inside the Grand Tasting Tent at SF Chefs 2013…

08/05/2013

Zimmerman Verdict Protesters

Oakland Mayor Denounces Vandalism As Protests Of Zimmerman Verdict Continue

Protesters that vandalized businesses in downtown Oakland Saturday night in a demonstration over Saturday’s verdict in the George Zimmerman trial “dishonored the memory” of the boy Zimmerman killed, Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said Sunday.

07/14/2013

Protesters

Protesters March For Climate Change Action In Downtown San Francisco

Organizers said the members of 65 San Francisco Bay area groups including the Sierra Club, Greenpeace and 350.org took part in the rally, which coincided with a demonstration in Washington, D.C.

02/17/2013

SF Chefs 2012 Serves Up Fine Foods & Celebrity Chefs

SF Chefs 2012 Serves Up Fine Foods & Celebrity Chefs

A plethora of featured chefs were on hand at the SF Chefs 2012 event in San Francisco’s Union Square…

08/04/2012

May Day Activists Mark International Worker's Day In California

Oakland Businesses Regroup After Day Of Protest

While damage wasn’t as extensive compared to previous protests, businesses in downtown Oakland were once again trying to recover Wednesday following May Day demonstrations.

05/02/2012

Johannes Mehserle during a court appearance. (AP photo)

Oakland Prepared For Mehserle Demonstration

Oakland officials are taking extra precautions as a rally and march are scheduled for Sunday afternoon to protest the early release of former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle from prison.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/12/2011

A demonstrator lies on the ground during a demonstration after the sentencing in Oakland, Calif., Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, of former Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer Johannes Mehserle. Mehserle was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for the fatal shooting of Oscar Grant at a BART station on Jan. 1, 2009. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Robert Perry sentenced Mehserle to two years in prison. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

Oakland Businesses Owners Frustrated By Protests

Downtown Oakland business owners said they are losing business following the latest demonstrations in the Johannes Mehserle case.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/07/2010

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