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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

A fence constructed outside Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill. (CBS)

Morgan Hill School Erects Fence To Block Flag Protesters On Cinco de Mayo

A Morgan Hill high school has constructed a fence to block protesters from disrupting classes on Cinco de Mayo, after plans were announced by a Tea Party group to protest the school’s 2010 decision to send students home for wearing the American flag on the Spanish holiday.

05/04/2014

Students protesting Cinco de Drinko at UC Davis.

UC Davis Students Scuttle Plans For Party Dubbed ‘Cinco De Drinko’

Students at the University of California, Davis, have cancelled plans for a drinking party dubbed Cinco de Drinko, after protesters called it racially insensitive.

05/03/2014

Los Angeles Clippers v Golden State Warriors - Game Four

Clippers Protest Racist Remarks By Wearing Shirts Inside Out

Clippers players made a silent protest during their pre-game routine at Oracle Arena.

04/27/2014

Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council Recycling Center

Environmentalists Protest Recycling Center Closures During SF Earth Day Breakfast At City Hall

As an Earth Day breakfast was under way Tuesday morning at San Francisco City Hall, a group of recyclers, environmentalists and other community advocates were protesting closures of community-based recycling centers.

04/22/2014

Protesters gather outside San Francisco City Hall in preparation for a march to Twitter headquarters, April 15, 2014. (CBS)

Protesters March On Twitter San Francisco Headquarters Over Tax Breaks

Tax day turned into protest day in San Francisco, as dozens of city workers and others gathered at city hall for a march to decry tax breaks for Twitter outside the company’s headquarters on Market Street Tuesday.

04/15/2014

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