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Protestors shout at the audience of a The Berkeley Forum presentation at Wheeler Hall during a demonstration over recent grand jury decisions in police-involved deaths on December 10, 2014 in Berkeley, California.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Thousands Protest Police Killings On Both Sides Of San Francisco Bay

Thousands of protesters took to the downtown streets of San Francisco and Oakland on Saturday to join in a national demonstration of police brutality.

12/13/2014

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UC Berkeley Students Plan To Rally Today Against Tuition Increases

Students at UC Berkeley are planning to rally against a series of planned tuition increases on the 50th anniversary of a pivotal event in the school’s storied campus activism.

12/02/2014

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More Than 30 Arrested In Oakland During Ferguson-Related Protests

Authorities say more than 30 protesters have been arrested in Oakland as a third night of demonstrations related to the Ferguson protests deteriorated into unrest and vandalism.

11/27/2014

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US Cities Brace For Grand Jury Decision In Ferguson, Missouri Shooting

From Boston to Los Angeles, police departments are bracing for large demonstrations when a grand jury decides whether to indict a white police officer who killed an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri.

11/15/2014

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23 Arrested At California Walmart Protest On Pay

A protest at a Los Angeles-area Walmart focusing on better wages has ended in some two dozen arrests.

11/14/2014

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Protesters Descend On Capitol To Condemn ‘Fracking’

Protesters surrounded the California State Capitol Saturday, calling for Governor Jerry Brown to ban the oil and gas production process known as called “fracking.”

03/15/2014

Damage inside the burnt US consulate building in Benghazi (Photo credit: GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama’s Security Breach In Libya Is Ignored By American Media

As the liberal American press and ultra-liberal bloggers inundate the Internet and newsprints with criticisms of what Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential challenger to President Barack Obama, said about Obama during the Libyan attacks and murders, throngs of foreign press and few American outlets tell the real story involved with the White House’s role in the incidents that we now know could have been prevented.

09/17/2012

Tammy Stiles

State Cuts To In-Home Care Could Leave Many Without Options

Governor Jerry Brown is calling for more than $200 million in cuts to the in-home care program, but hundreds at the capitol urged lawmakers to find other areas to cut.

06/13/2012

Float decorations for the 123rd annual Tournament of Roses parade are underway in Pasadena on December 29, 2011 in California (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Occupy Protest Follows 123rd Annual Rose Parade

An anti-Wall Street demonstration that dovetailed with the Rose Parade has ended peacefully.

01/02/2012

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At Least Three Dozen Arrested During Latest BART Protests

Police have arrested roughly three dozen protesters and have reopened two downtown San Francisco subway stations that were closed during the evening commute.

08/22/2011

The California Capitol in Sacramento

Teachers Arrested In Protests In Calif. Capitol

More than two dozen California teachers, including the president of the state’s largest teachers union, have been arrested at the state Capitol as part of a protest over education funding in the state budget.

05/12/2011

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Calif. Protests Highlight Teachers’ Frustrations

Teachers converging this week outside the state Capitol to press for more education funding are showing that the profession has never seemed less appealing.

05/12/2011

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