French Government Agrees To Pay Millions In Reparations To Holocaust Survivors, Family, Heirs Living In California, USThe 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.
UC Berkeley Students Protesting Tuition Hikes Vacate Wheeler Hall After 7-Day OccupationStudents and activists protesting tuition hikes at the University of California at Berkeley vacated their occupation of a building on campus early Wednesday morning.
Students Occupy City College Of SF Administration Building Hours After Standoff With PoliceStudent 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.
Park Service Restores Alcatraz Graffiti Painted During Native American OccupationThe 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.
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.
New Native American Occupation Exhibit Opens At AlcatrazThe exhibit will feature photographs, audio interviews and archival footage depicting American Indian activism.
Student Takeover Of CSU Sacramento Building EndsStudents at California State University, Sacramento protesting budget cuts and tuition increases have ended their occupation of a campus building.