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Nude activist Gypsy Taub is arrested by San Francisco police officers as he protests San Francisco's new ban on nudity at San Francisco City Hall on February 1, 2013 in San Francisco, California. At least four nude activists were arrested as they protested San Francisco's new ban on nudity in public places. The measure proposed by Supervisor Scott Wiener is being challenged by activists who call the ordinance unfair because it grants exceptions for nudity at permitted public events. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Nudist Claims Catholic Saint Francis Embraced Body Freedom, Plans Naked March To Religious Shrine

Catholic clergy don their heavy black vestments every day, even covering their head with hoods and habits, but nude activist Gypsy Taub claims a pillar of the Catholic faith embraced nakedness, and is planning a naked march to the National Shrine of Saint Francis to make her point.

06/19/2014

Uber Vehicle

Uber Uprising? Drivers Rally Outside SF Headquarters, Make Demands

Uber drivers held a rally Monday at the company’s Market Street headquarters in Downtown San Francisco and said the company takes them for granted.

06/17/2014

Students protest at Stanford's graduation commencement. (CBS)

Stanford Grads Protest During Commencement Against Decision Not To Expel Alleged Rapist

A cloud hung over Stanford’s graduation commencement Sunday as some graduates called for justice after an alleged sexual assault.

06/15/2014

Photo Credit: Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images

Albany Residents Seeing Red Over Proposed Digital Billboard That Could Block Views

Some East Bay residents are seeing red over digital billboards that they don’t want in their neighborhood.

06/02/2014

Elderly Protest

Residents Protest Closure Of Historic San Francisco Elder Care Home

Families and elderly residents protested at San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza Friday afternoon against the planned closure of a longtime elderly care center in San Francisco.

05/30/2014

Carnaval Dancers

Activists Protest Popular Mission Restaurant During Carnaval Festivities

Sunday’s Carnaval festivities brought thousands of people to San Francisco’s Mission District, but parade entries were noticeably down this year. Some residents are concerned this is another example of the Mission’s fading cultural roots and blame gentrification.

05/26/2014

Salinas riots turn violent after man is fatally shot and an officer is hit in the head.

Peaceful March Held In Salinas Following Week Of Unrest After Police Shootings

After a week of unrest following a deadly officer-involved shooting, a peaceful protest was held in Salinas Sunday.

05/25/2014

Salinas riots turn violent after man is fatally shot and an officer is hit in the head.

Man Shot And Killed In Salinas During Protest Of Previous Officer-Involved Shooting, Feds To Investigate

A 23-year-old Salinas man was shot to death late Wednesday during a demonstration where people threw bottles and other objects at police and emergency staff, injuring an officer trying to save the man, police said Thursday.

05/22/2014

A sign outside of a Google office in Mountain View, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Over 100 Protest Google’s Shareholder Meeting In Mountain View

Anti-eviction activists, a group of Google investors, and a group led by Reverend Jesse Jackson are holding protests outside Google’s headquarters in Mountain View.

05/14/2014

Tea Party protesters gather outside Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill. (CBS)

Flag-Waving Tea Party Activists Protest Outside South Bay School

About two dozen Tea Party activists showed up early carrying flags Monday morning to protest a recent federal court ruling in support of a school ban on wearing the American flag.

05/05/2014

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