Occupation

A picture taken in May 1941 showing foreign Jews, mainly Polish Jews, getting off the SNCF train in Pithiviers, center France. According to the October1940 anti-Jewish law and under German pressure more than 3,000 of them where arrested by the Paris police headquarters and imprisoned in the transit camps of Pithiviers et Beaune-la-Rolande.  (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

French Government Agrees To Pay Millions In Reparations To Holocaust Survivors, Family, Heirs Living In California, US

The French rail company that transported thousands of French Jews to concentration camps has agree to pay reparations Holocaust survivors and their families living abroad. The average payment will be about $100,000.

12/05/2014

Student protesting UC tuition hikes occupy Wheeler Hall at UC Berkeley. (Holly Quan/CBS)

UC Berkeley Students Protesting Tuition Hikes Vacate Wheeler Hall After 7-Day Occupation

Students and activists protesting tuition hikes at the University of California at Berkeley vacated their occupation of a building on campus early Wednesday morning.

11/26/2014

Students at City College of San Francisco clash with police in front of Conlan Hall on March 13, 2014. (Anya Komisaryk)

Students Occupy City College Of SF Administration Building Hours After Standoff With Police

Student protesters are occupying the administration building at the City College of San Francisco after a clash with campus police on Thursday, involving a student being pepper sprayed and others subdued with batons, resulted in two arrests.

03/14/2014

Alcatraz Island (Photo credit by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Park Service Restores Alcatraz Graffiti Painted During Native American Occupation

The National Park Service has restored graffiti on Alcatraz that was painted during the island’s occupation by Native Americans in the late 1960s and early 1970s.

01/14/2013

Alcatraz Island (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

Sunrise Gathering Commemorates Native American Takeover Of Alcatraz

Several hundred people, including dozens of Native Americans, attended a special sunrise gathering on Alcatraz Island Thanksgiving Day morning to commemorate the occupation of the island 41 years ago.

11/22/2012

Alcatraz Island (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

New Native American Occupation Exhibit Opens At Alcatraz

The exhibit will feature photographs, audio interviews and archival footage depicting American Indian activism.

11/20/2011

Sacramento State University. (CBS)

Student Takeover Of CSU Sacramento Building Ends

Students at California State University, Sacramento protesting budget cuts and tuition increases have ended their occupation of a campus building.

CBS San Francisco–04/16/2011

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