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Oakland Protests

Michael McLaughlin

Protesters Chain Themselves To Oakland Police Headquarters

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 12.19.2014 | Crime

SAN FRANCISCO -- A protest that blocked the Oakland police department's headquarters on Monday morning included people who'd chained themselves to the...

45 Arrested After Protests In Oakland

AP | Posted 12.14.2014 | Crime

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Police arrested 45 people Saturday in the hours after thousands of protesters took to the streets of San Francisco and Oakland ...

Michael McLaughlin

Undercover Cop Points Gun At California Protesters

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 12.12.2014 | Crime

A plainclothes police officer photographed aiming his gun at protesters in Oakland, California, on Wednesday was protecting himself and his partner fr...

You Say You Want a Revolution

Jenine Durland | Posted 12.10.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Jenine Durland

Driving down Martin Luther King Way towards downtown Oakland today I passed a mile of fresh graffiti under the highway. One pillar had been tagged wit...

Michael McLaughlin

Oakland Protests Over Ferguson Decision Cause Havoc

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 11.25.2014 | Crime

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Protesters angered by the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri, disrupted Oakland on Monday in a slow-moving wave of unrest th...

Cafe Has Amazing Response To Broken Window After Zimmerman Protests

The Huffington Post | Robin Wilkey & Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.18.2013 | Politics

As news broke Saturday of the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, protests flared in Oakland, Calif., le...

The Race Mongers: Conservative Media's Efforts to Delegitimize Justice for Trayvon Protesters

Walker Bragman | Posted 07.16.2013 | Media
Walker Bragman

Breitbart, The Blaze, The New American, etc .,all exist for the sole purpose of helping those on the right get elected without any regard for the division they are causing. It is shameful.

Aaron Sankin

Protestors Win $1 Million Police Misconduct Settlement

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 06.25.2013 | San Francisco

The City of Oakland has agreed to pay approximately $1 million to end a lawsuit filed on behalf of 150 demonstrators alleging police misconduct in the...

WATCH: Protesters Build Tent City At Oakland Elementary School

Carly Schwartz | Posted 08.18.2012 | San Francisco

Dozens of protesters have been camped outside Oakland's Lakeview Elementary School since Friday in an effort to rally against its planned closure. ...

Report Criticizes Police Response To Oakland Protests

Reuters | Posted 06.30.2012 | Business

* SWAT team fired beanbag round at ex Marine - report * Outside monitor of OPD "dismayed" by police actions * Sees "mili...

Ten Arrested As Oakland School Board Meeting Erupts Into Chaos

AP | Posted 05.29.2012 | San Francisco

Oakland, Calif. (AP) -- Oakland's school board is planning to resume a meeting cut short by a raucous sit-in opposing the district's plan to close fiv...

OH NO: Occupy Oakland Protesters Face Hate Crime, Robbery Charges

Robin Wilkey | Posted 03.06.2012 | San Francisco

Between the violent police battles, the Recall Mayor Quan petition and the seething community reaction, the relationship between the Occupy movement ...

WATCH: Occupy Oakland Clashes With Counter Protesters And Police

Robin Wilkey | Posted 02.06.2012 | San Francisco

On Monday, about 200 Occupy Oakland protesters clashed with counter protesters and police on the steps of Oakland City Hall. Occupy Oakland gather...

Eleven Occupy Oakland Protesters Ordered To Stay Away From Frank Ogawa Plaza

AP | Posted 04.02.2012 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Eleven people who were arrested during the weekend's turbulent Occupy Oakland protests were ordered Tuesday to stay away from the p...

Judge Rules Against Police In Occupy Oakland Case

AP | Posted 04.01.2012 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. -- A federal judge in California has ruled that an Oakland police officer who covered his nameplate during a November Occupy protest s...

'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 ...

The Oakland Tribune's New Worst Enemy

| Posted 03.12.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of SF Weekly's The Snitch. By Erin Sherbert ​In a fun twist of irony, the Oakland Tribune newspaper is attem...

Occupy Oakland Protesters Ambush Mayor Jean Quan During Community Forum

| Posted 02.15.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of SF Weekly's The Snitch. By Erin Sherbert You can take Occupy protesters out of the streets, but you cannot ...

PHOTOS: Oakland Longshoremen Sent Home During 'Occupy The Ports' Protest

AP | Posted 12.12.2011 | San Francisco

By TERRY COLLINS, Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Most longshoremen at the Port of Oakland were sent home Monday after Wall Street demons...

So You Wanna Cover the Occupy Movement?

Raven Brooks | Posted 02.08.2012 | Media
Raven Brooks

The technology to stream video in real time has become incredibly easy to use and free. You'll see coverage of all types of events, concerts, discussion panels, and you're even seeing some people broadcast live from Occupy protests.

Petition To Recall Oakland Mayor Officially Launches

Carly Schwartz | Posted 02.07.2012 | San Francisco

An effort to remove Oakland's embattled mayor from office was made official Wednesday afternoon, when the Committee to Recall Jean Quan was certified ...

WATCH: Iraq Vet Injured In Occupy Oakland Protest Gives First Interview

AP | Posted 01.28.2012 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Marine Corps veteran who was struck in the head during a clash between police and Occupy Oakland protesters says he expects to ...

Man Slain Near Occupy Oakland Lived At The Camp

AP | Posted 01.14.2012 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Police say the man slain last week near the anti-Wall Street protest encampment at an Oakland plaza had been saying there. Thursda...

PHOTOS: Hundreds Of Police Raid Occupy Oakland Camp

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 01.14.2012 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. — Police clad in riot gear and armed with tear gas cleared out Oakland's anti-Wall Street encampment early Monday, the latest la...