Bay Area Workers Demand More Pay, Benefits At Labor Day DemonstrationsWorkers were demanding better pay and benefits at Labor Day demonstrations in Oakland and San Francisco.
Bay Area Rallies Planned For Prop. 8, DOMA DecisionsWith the U.S. Supreme Court expected to release its Proposition 8 and Defense of Marriage Act rulings on Wednesday, rallies were planned all over the Bay Area in support of same-sex marriage rights.
Oakland Police Order May Day Protesters To Leave; SF Building OccupiedAt least 23 people were arrested during May Day protests in Oakland on Tuesday. Meanwhile, police in riot gear faced off with dozens of protesters who occupied a building in San Francisco.
Tea Party Express Launching Nationwide Bus Tour In NapaThe group will end the tour in Tampa, Florida, where it will host the first-ever Tea Party presidential debate.
Teachers In Bay Area, State Wrap Up Week Of Budget ProtestsEducators and students rallied across the Bay Area and state Friday to honor teachers and protest looming budget cuts to education.
CSU System Funding Protests Held Across The StateStudents and faculty across the California State University system held rallies and teach-ins Wednesday to call for quality, affordable higher education.