Hundreds at Bay Area Rallies March to Support Asian AmericansThis weekend brought another series of Asian American support events to the Bay Area, notably in San Mateo, where there were a lot of questions about the future of the movement.
Public Defender: Attack on Elderly Asian Woman in San Francisco Not Racially MotivatedNewly-released surveillance video shows that a beating suspect was himself a victim of assault moments before he allegedly attacked an elderly Asian woman in San Francisco
Albany Residents Rally to Condemn Anti-Asian ViolenceWhile we continue to hear of cases of hate crimes directed at the Asian community, residents in one East Bay city banded together to stand up against racism and violence.
Bay Area Lawmaker Seeks To Decriminalize Jaywalking, Says Citations Disproportionately Issued To People Of ColorA Bay Area lawmaker is seeking to decriminalize jaywalking in California, saying such citations are disproportionately issued to people of color and have led to life-threatening encounters with law enforcement.
Hundreds Rally in San Mateo to Denounce Violence Against Asian AmericansHundreds rallied in the Bay Area Saturday afternoon to call attention to the surge in attacks on Asian people across the country.
Santa Cruz Warriors Guard Jeremy Lin Shares He Was Called 'Coronavirus' On Basketball CourtWarriors G League guard Jeremy Lin shared on social media that he experienced a racist taunt on the basketball court.
Google To Pay $2.6 Million To Settle Allegations Of Discrimination Against Asians, WomenGoogle will pay $2.6 million to more than 5,500 employees and past job applicants to resolve allegations that the internet giant discriminated against female engineers and Asians in California and Washington state.
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.
Union City Officials Denounce 'White Lives Matter' Banner Found at Busy Intersection SaturdayCity officials denounced a "White Lives Matter" banner found Saturday morning at the corner of Smith and Dyer streets and a police report was filed after it was promptly taken down.
Speaker Pelosi Says Capitol Siege Rioters Chose 'Whiteness Over Democracy'House Speaker Nancy Pelosi used an online video meeting with her San Francisco constituents to criticize the overwhelmingly white mob that attacked Congress on Wednesday.
Bay Area Social Justice Activist Calls Out Discrimination in Capitol Police Riot TacticsIn the Bay Area, local activists can’t stop thinking about how the law enforcement response at the U.S. Capitol would’ve been very different if it had been a Black Lives Matter protest.
SF Supes To Vote On Law To Stop Racially-Motivated 9-1-1 'Karen' Calls About People Of ColorFed up with white people calling 911 about people of color selling water bottles, barbecuing or otherwise going about with life, San Francisco supervisors are set to approve new hate crime legislation giving the targets of those calls the ability to sue the caller.
California Senate Votes to Require State Review of All Deadly Police ShootingsThe California Senate voted Sunday to require the state's top prosecutor to investigate all police shootings that kill an unarmed civilian, advancing one of the highest profile reforms introduced this year in response to the killing of George Floyd.
6 Arrested, Officer Injured As Oakland Police Clash With Jacob Blake Shooting ProtestersFor the third night since Wednesday, protesters marched through the streets of Oakland Saturday to demand justice in the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin, with some agitators clashing with police.
Hundreds March for Racial Justice Friday Night in Oakland and San JoseHundreds of peaceful protesters marched through the downtown streets of Oakland and San Jose Friday evening.