Vaccination Site Near Golden Gate Fields Open Friday After Closure Due to ProtestThe massive COVID-19 vaccination site in Berkeley near the Golden Gate Fields horse race track opened again Friday following a shut down the day before after animal rights activists forced the racetrack to close temporarily.
Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Berkeley Activist Who Exposed Iowa Hog DeathsProsecutors in Iowa dropped trespassing charges this week against an activist who helped secretly record Iowa's largest pork producer using heat to kill thousands of hogs last year as the pandemic devastated the industry.
Berkeley Activist Fools Fox's Maria Bartiromo, Poses As Smithfield Foods CEO While Criticizing FirmA local animal rights activist deceived Fox News anchor Maria Bartiromo and her producers on by giving an interview while posing as the head of a major food processing company Wednesday.
Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguin Wins 65% Of Vote in Early ResultsIncumbent Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguin won re-election Tuesday night in a landslide victory, according to preliminary results from the Alameda County Registrar of Voters
Whole Foods Files For Statewide Restraining Order From Animal Rights ProtestersAn animal rights group says Whole Foods Market has filed for a restraining order to ban them from all their California locations, in wake of a protest in San Francisco earlier this week.
More Than 30 Activists Detained During Noe Valley Whole Foods ProtestMore than 30 animal rights activists were taken into custody on Monday outside a Whole Foods Market store in San Francisco's Noe Valley neighborhood after the activists occupied the store for more than three hours.
Berkeley Protester Enters Disorderly Conduct Plea After Confronting Amazon CEO Bezos At ConferenceAn animal welfare activist from the Bay Area entered a no contest plea in Las Vegas to misdemeanor disorderly conduct for approaching Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos on a conference stage.
Berkeley Animal Rights Activist Due In Court For Confronting Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos In VegasA plea deal may be in the works for an animal welfare activist from the Bay Area who was arrested after approaching Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos on a conference stage in Las Vegas.
Protesters Hired To Oppose Proposed Law Banning Animal Fur SalesCalifornia might soon be the first state in the nation to ban the sale of fur, but only if paid fake protesters don’t convince lawmakers otherwise.
Dozens Of Animal Rights Activists Arrested At Sonoma County Duck Farm ProtestNearly 100 people were arrested Monday afternoon at a protest by an animal rights group at a duck farm near Petaluma, authorities said.
Animal Rights Activist Storms Stage, Grabs Sen. Kamala Harris's Mic At Forum In SFA protester stormed the stage and grabbed Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris's mic before a crowd at the 'Big Ideas' forum, in San Francisco.
Animal Rights Activists Take Over 'Organic' Poultry Farm To Protest Alleged AbuseAnimal rights activists were arrested Saturday after they took over a Sonoma County 'free range,' 'organic' poultry facility they claim houses 1000s of birds in inhumane conditions.
Whole Foods Takes Legal Action Against Berkeley Animal Rights GroupThe Whole Foods grocery store chain is trying to turn the tables on animal rights protesters. Fed up with store take-overs, they are taking one East Bay group to court.
Animal Rights Activists Stage Huge Protest At Petaluma Egg FarmHundreds of animal activists swarmed a North Bay farm Tuesday afternoon in a dramatic confrontation that led to dozens of arrests.
Animal Rights Activists Storm Oakland SlaughterhouseAnimal rights activists were arrested Sunday when they stormed into a slaughterhouse in Oakland and took out live animals that were slated for slaughter.