Riot Police May Incite Violence Among Protesters Instead Of Preventing It, UC Berkeley Researchers FindDo police in riot gear and the tactics and equipment they use on protesters such as ini Ferguson, Mo. and the Occupy movement in the Bay Area prevent violent clashes or incite them?
Occupy Oakland Marks 2-Year Anniversary Amid Uncertain FutureTwo years ago there was a campground at Oakland's Frank Ogawa Plaza followed by riots in the streets. Today the Occupy Oakland movement commemorated their anniversary and examined what they should do next.
75-Year-Old Arrested In Sonoma County At 'Occupy Bohemian Grove' ProtestA 75-year-old protester was arrested at an 'Occupy Bohemian Grove' march in Sonoma County on Saturday, according to the sheriff's office.
Oakland Police Order May Day Protesters To Leave; SF Building OccupiedAt least 23 people were arrested during May Day protests in Oakland on Tuesday. Meanwhile, police in riot gear faced off with dozens of protesters who occupied a building in San Francisco.
Phil Matier: Why Transit, City Workers Are Willing To StrikeThe labor movement and Occupy have teamed up for some powerful protests this May Day, but unions were apprehensive of initial plans to "shut down" the Golden Gate Bridge.
Classes Disrupted As Bay Area College Students, Occupy Movement Team UpCollege students all over the Bay Area and across the nation were partnering with the Occupy movement Thursday in a day of action against higher tuition costs.
Hundreds Demonstrate For Prisoner Rights In San QuentinHundreds of people gathered outside San Quentin State Prison Monday afternoon for a protest that organizers said merges the Occupy and prisoners' rights movements.
CBS 5 Poll: 'Occupy' Movement Losing Bay Area SupportA newly released KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll shows Bay Area support for the 'Occupy' movement is on a downward spiral after recent violent demonstrations in Oakland.
Oakland Tries To Recover From Weekend 'Occupy' DamageOakland City Hall reopened Monday after municipal employees worked to clean up damage they said was caused over the weekend by Occupy protesters, about 400 of whom were arrested following clashes with police.
SF Bayview Man Joins 'Occupy Kids' Over Threats Of Losing HomeA growing number of elderly protesters are joining the Occupy Movement. One Vietnam vet from San Francisco's Bayview District fights with them against his own possible eviction.
Port Of Oakland Calls Possible Shutdown 'Disruptive To Community'The Port of Oakland is planning a proactive approach with law enforcement to stay open on Monday when protesters attempt to shut it down for a second time.
East Bay Clergyman Helps Launch Occupy FremontAn East Bay clergyman who was arrested because of participation in Occupy Oakland, was inspired to start an Occupy movement in Fremont.