Demonstrators

Oakland Protest March

30 + Arrests Late Wednesday After Oakland Police Call For Added Support On Third Night Of Protests

Authorities say more than 30 protesters have been arrested in Oakland as a third night of demonstrations related to the Ferguson protests deteriorated into unrest and vandalism.

11/26/2014

Demonstrators greet Hillary Clinton as she arrived at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco, Monday, October 20th, 2014. (photo credit: Margie Shafer)

Hillary Clinton Warns Democrats Against Complacency At San Francisco Fundraiser

Hillary Rodham Clinton is urging Democratic voters not to be complacent about the November midterm elections, saying working women and their families will lose out on a better future if Republicans gain control of both houses of Congress.

10/20/2014

Oakland Protest

Demonstrators In Oakland, Berkeley Protest Fatal Missouri Police Shooting Of Michael Brown

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.

08/15/2014

Artists Return To Restore Women's Building Mural

Protesters Take To San Francisco’s Mission District, Demonstrate Against Ellis Act Evictions

Protesters at 24th and Mission streets in San Francisco loudly demonstrated the latest round of what they call unfair Ellis Act evictions.

04/02/2014

Costumed protesters block a Google employee shuttle bus in San Francisco, April 1, 2014. (CBS)

April Fool’s Protesters Block Google Bus In San Francisco Ahead Of Key Vote

Ahead of a San Francisco Board of Supervisors’ hearing this afternoon on a pending pilot program to charge private shuttle buses for using public bus stops, a group of protesters blocked a Google commuter bus in the city’s Mission District.

04/01/2014

Shark Fins

California Shark Fin Ban Goes Into Effect Despite Ongoing Legal Battle

A new state law banning the possession or sale of shark fins took effect Monday although local Chinese neighborhood groups continued to fight the legislation in federal court and are holding a noon rally in Oakland’s Chinatown.

07/01/2013

Occupy Oakland protest

Counter-Protesters Criticize Occupy Oakland Tactics

A day of action by Occupy Oakland activists on Monday resulted in tense encounters with police and counter-protesters but there weren’t any arrests or reports of violence.

02/06/2012

Occupy Oakland Protesters march in front of a line of police at a Port of Oakland entrance on December 12, 2011. (Kimberly White/Getty Images)

Oakland City Council Avoids Vote On Port Closure In Raucous Meeting

A divided Oakland City council failed to take action on a resolution against future Occupy protests at the city’s port. The proposal would have supported police using any legal means to keep the port open during demonstrations.

12/21/2011

Occupy Santa Cruz protesters inside a vacant bank building, December 1, 2011. (CBS)

Peaceful End to Occupation of Vacant Bank Building in Santa Cruz

A group of about 30 occupiers have left the bank building they broke into last week, after Santa Cruz police ordered them out Saturday afternoon.

12/05/2011

Occupy Oakland Protesters Move Uptown

Oakland Police Clear ‘Occupy’ Tent City

About 100 protesters cleared their tents and belongings from a vacant lot and park in Oakland’s uptown neighborhood Sunday morning under police order.

11/20/2011

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