Facebook, Online Bans Fail To Silence US Extremists Drawn To ProtestsFacebook, Discord and other mainstream internet services have banned accounts linked to anti-government extremists, but the recent protests in Kenosha and elsewhere illustrate how easy it can be for them to work around these digital roadblocks.
Oakland Lawmaker Denounces Pence For Linking Officer's Killing To Protests, Omitting Alt-Right 'Boogaloo' ArrestOakland City Council President Rebecca Kaplan denounced Vice President Mike Pence Thursday, a day after his remarks on the killing of federal officer Patrick Underwood that omitted any mention of the suspect being linked to the alt-right "Boogaloo" movement associated with white supremacy.
YouTube Purges Videos 'That Promote Or Glorify Nazi Ideology' YouTube announced Wednesday that it was updating its hate speech policies and prohibiting videos including those "that promote or glorify Nazi ideology."
Jury Finds Berkeley Protesters Not Guilty In Assault CaseAn Alameda County Superior Court jury Monday found five protesters not guilty of misdemeanor assault charges that were based on allegations that they attacked a President Trump supporter at a rally in Berkeley last year.
Alt-Right Activist Chapman Remanded Into Custody After Judge Raises BailRight-wing activist Kyle Chapman, who faces a felony charge of possession of a leaded cane for allegedly brandishing a leaded stick at a rally in Berkeley in March, was remanded into custody Thursday after a judge said he violated an order not to possess any weapons.
Several Arrested After Scuffles At Berkeley Patriot Prayer RallyAn East Bay activist was one of at least three people arrested Tuesday afternoon at a rally and march by the conservative group Patriot Prayer at the University of California at Berkeley campus.
'Thug' Posters Fuel Tensions Ahead Of UC Berkeley 'Free Speech Week'Posters proclaiming Berkeley is "Run By Thugs In Black Masks" helped fuel increasing tensions as the hours counted down to the weekend start of "Free Speech Week" -- a far right gathering of speakers including Milo Yiannopoulos, Ann Coulter and Steve Bannon.
UC Berkeley Group Ignores Deadlines, But Insists On Hosting Far-Right SpeakersA UC Berkeley student group is pushing ahead with plans to host conservative speakers, despite having missed all the deadlines to secure venues.
UC Berkeley Faculty Members Seek Boycott Of Classes During 'Free Speech Week'More than 170 UC Berkeley faculty members are calling for the boycott of classes if an impromptu right-wing "Free Speech Week" is held on campus.
Hundreds Protest Conservative Speaker At UC Berkeley; Several ArrestedUniversity of California, Berkeley police say there have been four to five arrests related to protests in Berkeley, all on city property.
UC Berkeley Sidewalk Graffiti Artists Leave Messages For Conservative CommentatorThe sidewalk in front of Zellerbach Hall was covered with chalk graffiti Thursday afternoon condemning fascism and xenophobia as the hours ticked down to a speech Thursday night by conservative commentator Ben Shapiro.
Berkeley Mayor: We Should Classify Antifa 'As A Gang'Mayor of Berkeley Jesse Arreguin says it is time to confront the violent extremism on the left by treating black-clad Antifa protesters as a gang.
Berkeley Counter-Demonstration Organizers Defend AntifaCounter-protest organizers in Berkeley on Monday were defending the violent reaction of black-clad Antifa demonstrators had to right-wing activists during clashes at Sunday's otherwise largely peaceful event.
Protesters Close Off-Ramp, Face Off With Police, Stage Peace Rally At SF Civic CenterHundreds of people have gathered outside Alamo Square Park in San Francisco to protest a now-canceled demonstration by Patriot Prayer.
Organizer Announces Cancellation Of Berkeley Right-Wing RallyThe organizer for Sunday's planned right-wing rally in Berkeley issued a statement Friday that the event has been canceled.