Protesters Arrested, Cited In Clash With Oakland Police Over Curfew CrackdownProtesters in Oakland clashed with police over the crackdown on protest marches, which now must be permitted, limited to sidewalks and are subject to curfew. 19 people were cited and four were arrested.
San Francisco May Day Protesters Denounce Low Wages, Police Brutality, EvictionsHundreds of people rallied and marched in San Francisco, calling for safe working conditions, fair pay, and an end to police brutality, state violence, immigrant deportation and displacement of low-income residents in the Mission District.
Protesters Take To Oakland Streets Over Death Of Baltimore Man Freddie GrayRoughly 100 protesters gathered in the vicinity of Broadway and 14th Street in Oakland Monday evening in solidarity with demonstrators in Baltimore, carrying signs that say “Rest in Power Freddie Gray.”
Gay, Lesbian Groups March In Boston's St. Patrick's Day Parade After Decades Of OppositionBoston’s St. Patrick’s Day parade made history Sunday as two gay and lesbian groups marched after decades of opposition that went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Oakland Coliseum BART Station Reopens After Closure By Police Brutality Protesters Gathered For MLK Day MarchA large crowd of protesters left Fruitvale BART station in Oakland Monday afternoon, police said.
Protesters Arrested For I-80 Shutdown Pack Oakland Court; No Charges Filed YetAbout 100 people who were arrested in an anti-police brutality protest in Berkeley last month appeared in court Tuesday but charges haven’t been filed against them.
Oakland Protesters Smash Windows, Vandalize Christmas Tree In 'No Time Off' DemonstrationA protest march targeting police shootings turned violent in Oakland on Christmas night as protesters smashed windows, looted stores and damaged a Christmas in Jack London Square.
Oakland Protests Force AC Transit To Detour BusesAC Transit reports that many bus routes are being detoured in Oakland Thursday afternoon due to protests planned in the downtown area.
Protesters Interrupt Talk By Peter Thiel On UC Berkeley Campus During Latest March, Vandalism Reported In OaklandProtesters marched on the University of California, Berkeley campus and shut down a talk by PayPal co-founder and venture capitalist Peter Thiel Wednesday night.
Over 150 Protesters Arrested After Halting Amtrak Train, Traffic On I-80 In BerkeleyThe California Highway Patrol has announced that it arrested more than 150 protesters in Monday's standoff that blocked traffic in both directions on Interstate Highway 80 in Berkeley for about 90 minutes.
Protesters Shut Down I-80, BART Station During 3rd Night Of Marching Over Police BrutalityHundreds of protesters blocked Interstate 80 in Berkeley Monday night in the latest demonstration over the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown during confrontations with police. Monday's protest was the third in as many nights.
8 Arrested, 2 CHP Officers Injured By Flying Objects During Oakland ProtestsEight people were arrested and two California Highway Patrol officers were injured in Oakland during Sunday protests over the failure of a New York grand jury to indict a white officer in the death of an unarmed black man.