Arrests Made, Officers Injured In Splinter Group Violence During Oakland May Day Protest Several protesters were arrested and two police officers injured Saturday night in violent confrontations with a splinter group of about 70 demonstrators who marched through downtown Oakland streets following an day of peaceful May Day protests.
May Day March and Rally in San Francisco Spotlights Essential Workers and Social Justice DemandsA May Day march honoring union workers filled Market Street in San Francisco Saturday morning and, while the focus was on labor, other social concerns were highlighted as well.
Roving Rally Kicks Off May Day Demonstrations in OaklandA coalition of labor groups launched the first of several May Day protests in Oakland with a car caravan through the city that ended with the occupation of a home in West Oakland.
Coronavirus Update: Rent Protesters Stage Caravans On San Jose StreetsAs part of a May Day observance, demonstrators drove a caravan of vehicles throughout San Jose to advocate for international workers rights and call on local legislators to enact rent cancellations during the coronavirus economic emergency.
Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Nurses Join May Day Protests Over Protective GearBay Area nurses are joining nationwide May Day actions Friday, demanding COVID-19 protections for all health care workers.
Bay Area May Day Rallies Draw Hundreds Of Union Workers, SupportersHundreds of union workers, social justice advocates and their supporters rallied and marched through Bay Area streets on Wednesday to observe International Workers’ Day.
US May Day Immigration Protests Target Trump, Fall ElectionsMarches and other demonstrations for labor and immigrant rights were planned from Florida to New York to California on International Workers' Day and come amid similar actions worldwide.
May Day Rallies Across Bay Area; 4 Arrested At Alameda ProtestFour people were arrested early Monday after they blocked an entrance to the Alameda County Administration Building in the first of several May Day rallies planned in the Bay Area.
Workers Rally Along San Francisco's Waterfront On May Day For Immigrant, Workers' RightsMembers of the International Longshore & Warehouse Union began their May Day celebration Sunday with a rally at Fisherman’s Wharf.
Oakland Slow With Help For Broadway Auto Row Dealerships Damaged During Violent May Day ProtestsIt’s been over a week since the violent May Day protests in Oakland and Broadway’s Auto Row is still in a sorry state.
‘You Failed Your City,’ Oakland Business Owner’s Sign Criticizes Lack Of Police Response To May Day RiotersAn Oakland business owner is criticizing police for not doing enough after rioters broke windows and set a car on fire on the Broadway Auto Row when Friday’s May Day protest turned violent.
Oakland May Day Protests Marred By Vandalism To Businesses, Cars On Auto RowA May Day protest and march through the streets of Downtown Oakland turned violent Friday evening, with some businesses and cars being vandalized.
San Francisco May Day Protesters Denounce Low Wages, Police Brutality, EvictionsHundreds of people rallied and marched in San Francisco, calling for safe working conditions, fair pay, and an end to police brutality, state violence, immigrant deportation and displacement of low-income residents in the Mission District.
Protesters Plan To Block Google, Apple & Facebook Shuttle Buses In Oakland FridayThe symbolic move is intended to show disdain over the growing income disparity in Oakland which critics largely blame on the tech industry in Silicon Valley.
Bay Area 'May Day' Protests, Rallies Call For Workers' Rights, End Of DeportationsLabor activists across the Bay Area rallied Thursday to celebrate International Workers Day, taking the opportunity to champion causes from minimum wage hikes to immigration reform to development projects.