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Occupy Oakland Tear Gas

Stinging Gas Sends Oakland May Day Protesters Fleeing

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 07.01.2012 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. — Thousands of protesters in New York demanded an end to income inequality and housing foreclosures. Police fired tear gas to di...

'Stop Using Oakland As Your Playground'

AP | TERRY COLLINS and BETH DUFF-BROWN | Posted 03.31.2012 | San Francisco

By TERRY COLLINS and BETH DUFF-BROWN, The Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Many in the crowd outside Oakland City Hall shouted "Burn it! Bu...

Oakland Police Fire Tear Gas, Arrest Nearly 400 Protesters In Turbulent Day

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 03.30.2012 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. — For weeks the protests had waned, with only a smattering of people taking to Oakland's streets for occasional weekend marches ...

Cartoonist Tear-Gassed And Arrested While Covering Occupy Oakland

Comics Alliance | Posted 01.08.2012 | Media

International attention has fallen on the campsite of Occupy Oakland in the wake of tear-gassing raids and mass arrests by police trying to clear prot...

All Eyes on Occupy Oakland: Too Big to Fail, Too Big to Jail

Van Jones | Posted 12.26.2011 | San Francisco
Van Jones

This kind of crackdown we're seeing in Oakland is bad for our democracy, and it's bad for public safety. Mayors and police chiefs at Occupy sites across the country should take note: this is the wrong way to respond to the Occupy movement.

How You Can Help Scott Olsen, Iraq War Vet Critically Injured At 'Occupy Oakland'

Posted 12.26.2011 | Impact

Iraq War veteran Scott Olsen was injured after being hit in the head with a police projectile at Occupy Oakland. Olsen's family is waiting to see i...

Jason Cherkis

Oakland Police Critically Injure Iraq War Veteran During Occupy Protest | Jason Cherkis | Posted 12.26.2011 | San Francisco

WASHINGTON -- The Oakland Police Department fired tear gas on Occupy Oakland demonstrators Tuesday night as they marched through downtown, determined ...