Facebook Tightens Rules On Data Collection Used To Spy On Activists, ProtestersFacebook is prohibiting developers from using the massive amount of data it collects on users for surveillance. This includes using such data to monitor activists and protesters.
Protester Shouts About Biden's Late Son During Vice-President's Speech At Democratic ConventionVice-President Joe Biden showed cool, calm compassion when his speech was interrupted by a protester at the Democratic Convention in San Jose, Saturday.
Protesters Sleeping On Berkeley Streets To Show Support For Better Treatment Of HomelessProtesters from a number of faith groups pulled out blankets and pillows to spend the night on Berkeley’s streets Thursday night as a way to show support for better treatment of the city’s homeless population.
Protester Tears Down Swastika Displayed On Sacramento HouseThe house in Sacramento’s River Park neighborhood has drawn national headlines with its display of an Israeli flag with a swastika on it, among other symbols.
Hillary Clinton Warns Democrats Against Complacency At San Francisco FundraiserHillary Rodham Clinton is urging Democratic voters not to be complacent about the November midterm elections, saying working women and their families will lose out on a better future if Republicans gain control of both houses of Congress.
1 Protester Arrested For Vandalism During Oakland Anti-Police MarchOne protester was arrested for felony vandalism during an anti-police march in Oakland Friday night, police said.
13 Occupy Protesters Arrested In Oakland Thirteen Occupy Oakland protesters were arrested Friday after a series of confrontations with officers, police spokeswoman Johnna Watson said.
Officer Who Fired Beanbag At Occupy Oakland Videographer ReassignedThe police captain who approved using beanbag projectiles against Occupy Oakland protesters and the SWAT officer who fired a beanbag round at a demonstrator have been reassigned during an investigation into the tactics.
Fake Oakland Mayor's Website Offers Bogus Apology To DemonstratorsA website claiming to be the official site of Oakland Mayor Jean Quan appeared recently, mimicking the official Oakland website almost entirely.
Occupy San Jose Protester Climbs City Hall Ledge; 5 ArrestedA protester with “Occupy San Jose” climbed to the top of a large wall outside City Hall early Monday morning to protest the continued removal of protesters from the plaza below, police and protesters said.