Oakland Car Caravan Drives Home Legacy Of Martin Luther King Jr. As A Radical DisrupterOn Monday the nation honored the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as a non-violent crusader for civil rights and racial justice but some say his legacy has been whitewashed.
LGBTQ Activist Harry Britt, Former SF Supervisor Who Succeeded Harvey Milk, Passes AwayFormer San Francisco supervisor and LGBTQ activist Harry Britt has passed away, a former state assemblyman confirmed Wednesday.
SF Police Cite 86-Year-Old Anti-Abortion Activist For Violating Stay At Home OrderBay Area health officials issued the shelter-in-place order to try to protect the most vulnerable people in our society. The first ticket for violating that order in San Francisco was handed out to an 86-year-old grandfather.
Popular DJ, LGBTQ Activist Killed In San Francisco ShootingFriends gathered on a street corner in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood Sunday night, remembering with smiles and tears a popular LGBTQ activist and DJ who was killed in a late night shooting.
Activist, Comedian Dick Gregory Dies at 84Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died...
New Berkeley Councilwoman Kate Harrison Set To Be Sworn In
Disney Responds To Antioch Mother's Petition To Represent Children With Down Syndrome An Antioch mother's campaign to get Disney to represent children with Down syndrome in its films has grabbed tens of thousands of signatures and the attention of Disney headquarters.
Fred Phelps, Scourge Of LGBT Community Dead At 84The Rev. Fred Phelps Sr., the fiery founder of a small Kansas church who led outrageous and hate-filled protests that blamed almost everything, including the deaths of AIDS victims and U.S. soldiers, on America’s tolerance for gay people, has died. He was 84.
Prominent SF Gay Rights Activist Arrested On Child Porn ChargesSan Francisco police arrested gay rights activist Larry Brinkin on Friday on charges that he had images of children as young as a year-old engaging in sex acts with adults. The 66-year-old has been for investigation of felony possession of child pornography.
Obama's Oakland Headquarters Occupied By Immigration Reform ProtestersThe Obama administration will stop deporting and begin giving work permits to younger illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children and have since led law-abiding lives, according to administration officials. The shift comes as immigration reform activists have occupied Obama's Oakland campaign headquarters.
Mr. Clooney Goes To Washington