AlCo Sheriff’s Sergeant Plays Taylor Swift Song to Keep Activists from Uploading Video to YouTubeActivists and law enforcement alike are denouncing an Alameda County sheriff's sergeant who played a Taylor Swift song during a conversation with activists to attempt to keep the video from being posted online.
Protest Over Fatal Police Shooting Shuts Down Freeway In San JoseA protest over a deadly police shooting shut down a freeway in San Jose Tuesday night.
Record-Setting SJSU Runner Lee Evan Dies, Remembered For Protest at ‘68 OlympicsLee Evans, the record-setting sprinter from San Jose State University who wore a black beret in a sign of protest at the 1968 Olympics, died Wednesday. He was 74.
San Francisco Students, Parents Protest Racial Profiling of Black 5th Grader at Castro SafewayChildren from a San Francisco elementary school named after a civil rights icon rallied Wednesday, demanding justice for a Black fifth-grade student who was falsely accused of stealing a sandwich at a Castro District Safeway.
Derek Chauvin Trial: South Bay Activists Relieved By Guilty VerdictActivists and civil rights leaders across the Bay Area took to the street to express their feelings of relief in the wake of the guilty verdict against Derek Chauvin Tuesday.
Derek Chauvin Trial: Bay Area Law Enforcement Calls For Peaceful Demonstrations After VerdictPolice departments around the Bay Area issued calls for calm and offered reassurance that officers were prepared for protests Tuesday ahead of the announcement of the jury's verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial.
UPDATE: Police Shootings Protest In Oakland Turns Violent; Windows Broken, Fires Ignited; Businesses VandalizedDemonstrators took to the streets of Oakland Friday night to voice their anger over recent deadly shootings by police but the rally quickly turned violent and destructive with protesters setting fires, smashing windows and blocking streets.
Climate Activists Protest at Wells Fargo Headquarters in San FranciscoDozens of protesters gathered in San Francisco Friday to demand that Wells Fargo take responsibility for what they say is its role in the climate crisis.
Update: Angry Parents and Students Protest Fremont Schools Staying ClosedFrustrated parents and students protested in Fremont Thursday, one day after the district announced schools will remain closed through the end of the academic year.
Protest Over Recent Horse Deaths Shuts Down Golden Gate Fields Vaccination SiteBerkeley and Albany police on Thursday were called to a protest at Golden Gate Fields demanding the track be closed that shut down a nearby COVID vaccination site for hours, according to authorities.
COVID: 'Let's Reopen Them' Parents Protest To Restart In-Person Learning In Sunnyvale
Former 49ers QB Alex Smith on Kaepernick: ‘He Obviously Was Trying To Tell Us Something’In a recent podcast interview, former 49ers quarterback Alex Smith spoke out against the treatment of fellow former 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick for kneeling in protest during the national anthem.
COVID Reopening: San Francisco Students Hold Outdoor 'Zoom-In' Protest Over Continued Distance LearningSome San Francisco students and parents held an unusual outdoor demonstration Thursday, with children participating in distance learning on computers from a park in the city.
Popular Wine Country Restaurant Closes Amid Furor Over Former Staffer's BLM MaskJust a week after reopening, a popular Sonoma restaurant closed abruptly this week after receiving death threats amid growing outcry over a Black Lives Matter facemask.
Fences, Protesters Return To Berkeley's People's Park As Campus Mulls Student Housing AgainFences and protesters on Monday again returned to People's Park, a famous site of resistance on the UC Berkeley campus, as the campus again mulls possible student housing on the site.