Protest

Mia Farrow (credit: Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images)

Mia Farrow Faces Backlash For Tweeting Out Lion Dentist’s Address

Hundreds protest lion killing at dentist office, some thanks to Mia Farrow…

15 hours ago

Arctic Protest

Kayakers Paddle San Francisco Bay To Protest Arctic Drilling

About 40 people kayaked in San Francisco Bay on Saturday to protest the potential for oil drilling this summer in the Arctic

07/19/2015

Eucalyptus grove in the Oakland Hills. (CBS)

Environmentalists Strip Naked To Protest Cutting Eucalyptus Grove In Oakland Hills

Activists say they exposed themselves to make themselves vulnerable, just like the thousands of trees.

07/18/2015

Confederate Flag Protest, Elk Grove

Elk Grove Sporting Goods Store Owner Takes Down Confederate Flag Citing Death Threats

A Confederate flag has been taken down at Sacramento-area store after the business owners received multiple death threats.

07/11/2015

Protesters

Parents Protest Against Vaccine Law At Golden Gate Bridge; Vow To Overturn It In 2016

Over a hundred parents with their children marched across the Golden Gate Bridge to protest California’s new mandatory vaccine law.

07/03/2015

French Taxi drivers burn tires as they protest in the southern city of Marseille on June 25, 2015 as they demonstrate against UberPOP, a popular taxi app that is facing fierce opposition from traditional cabs. Taxi drivers in France are furious over an Uber service called UberPOP, which puts customers in touch with private drivers at prices lower than those of traditional taxis. AFP PHOTO / ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT (Photo credit should read ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP/Getty Images)

French Taxi Drivers Riot In Anti-Uber Protest

French taxi drivers pulled out the throttle in an all-out confrontation with the ultra-cheap San Francisco-based Uber car service Thursday, smashing livery cars, setting tires ablaze and blocking traffic during a nationwide strike that caught tourists and celebrities alike in the mayhem.

06/25/2015

Car inside showroom with shattered window on Broadway Auto Row in Oakland. (CBS)

Oakland Hoping For Calm Celebrations If Golden State Warriors Win NBA Finals

With the Golden State Warriors on the verge of an NBA Finals victory, fans are ready to go wild, prompting pleas to keep the partying under control in Oakland.

06/15/2015

Oakland Protest March

Friday Night Vigil For Man Shot Saturday By Oakland Police Turns Into Protest March

A Friday vigil and march in honor of a man shot and killed by an Oakland police officer on June 6 ended quietly after friends and family lit candles at the Lakeshore Avenue off-ramp where he died.

06/12/2015

(CBS)

A Guide To Protesting In Oakland: What’s Allowed And What’s Not, And What’s Still Unclear

Amid the confusion of protests, arrests, social media half-truths, and mixed messages from news conferences, Oakland police and the mayor’s office have outlined exactly what will and won’t be allowed from protesters.

05/26/2015

Oakland Planning Commissioner Jahmese Myres (CBS SF)

Handcuffed Oakland Planning Commissioner Stands By Decision To Protest Against City’s Curfew Law

An Oakland city official was handcuffed over weekend after joining about 200 people marching against an ordinance banning protests on city streets after dark.

05/26/2015

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