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Occupied Hayes Valley site cleared by police, seven held

June 13, 2013
"#GeziGardens, occupied permaculture farm in SF is being raided by 100's of riot cops right now!" read the Gezi Gardens Twitter at about 2am last...

Occupy brings the noise to the Canadian consulate for Quebec students

June 29, 2012
Activists with Occupy San Francisco, Occupy Education Northern California and other groups staged a small demonstration outside the building that houses the Canadian consulate...

Occupy Caravan takes off to the National Gathering

This looks familiar!Jan. 17, we proposed Occupy Nation, an idea that those energized and organized by Occupy come together on July 4, 2012 for...

A range of rage at Obama visit

Hundreds gathered in the financial district today as President Obama came through San Francisco for a brief visit, consisting of a high-priced fundraising lunch...

Chevron meets amid angry shareholders, liability, and environmental disasters

About 40 gathered outside Chevron’s San Francisco offices yesterday to mark its annual shareholder meeting. The demonstration was organized by OccupySF’s environmental justice working...

Who is the brick thrower?

Jesse Nesbitt, charged with Occupy violence on May Day, tell his story.

Reflecting on violence at the SF Commune

Occupy San Francisco protesters entered Catholic Church-owned properties at 888 Turk last night. This is the same building that a similar group occupied April...

May Day protests begin with ferry workers strike

May Day activities have begun with a strike by ferry workers and Golden Gate Transit workers, halting parts of the morning commute.About 100 ferry...

On eve of May Day, Valencia, Mission Police Station vandalized

A group of protesters left a trail of broken glass and paint tonight as they made their way from Dolores Park to Duboce on...

What’s going on for Bay Area May Day?

April 30, 2012
UPDATE: The Golden Gate Labor Coalition has announced a change of plans. Instead of Golden Gate Bridge pickets, the coalition will be supporting a...

Pissed off shareholders, homeowners, and taxpayers converge on Wells Fargo meeting

April 25, 2012
Wells Fargo managed to hold its shareholder meeting April 24, but not without difficulty. A protest against the bank’s ongoing part in the foreclosure...

Activists demonstrate, spend the night outside Wells Fargo

April 24, 2012
About 50 gathered for a demonstration April 23 outside the west coast Wells Fargo headquarters on Montgomery and California- and 20 stayed the night-...

Arrests after overnight ‘San Francisco Commune’ occupation

April 2, 2012
After at least 100 people remained in a building at 888 Turk for almost 24 hours, police ended the occupation at 1:30 pm today,...

Inside OccupySF’s ongoing building takeover

April 2, 2012
UPDATE 1:15 PM: Without warning or an order to disperse, riot police arriving by bus suddenly raided the building moments ago, making more than...

Breaking: hundreds with OccupySF ‘occupying’ building

April 1, 2012
UPDATE: Representatives of the Archdiocese have made clear that they will not make a decision regarding the building occupation until the morning OccupySF, along with...

Teachers, students demand funding for education

March 2, 2012
People across the Bay Area joined in the National Day of Action to Defend Public Education March 1, with rallies at Berkeley City Hall,...

Occupy and Castlewood Workers to join up for “perhaps the biggest and most vibrant march Pleasanton has ever seen”

February 24, 2012
Organizers hope for a big turnout Feb. 25 for the latest protest in a two-year saga to demand a better contract.Food service workers at...

Alerts

February 21, 2012
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22 Police graft This event, part of the Shaping SF Public Talk series, will focus on the 1937 Atherton Report that blew the...

Valentine’s Day dump the banks rally: If only all break-ups involved this much singing (VIDEO)

February 16, 2012
Protesters across the country participated in "break up with your bank" day on Feb. 14. Several protesters happened throughout the Bay Area, including a...

The Obama budget, beyond the politics

February 14, 2012
Man, the way the president's talking it sounds as if he's appointed the General Assembly of OccupySF to write his budget plans. He's going...

Can SF follow Berkeley in dumping the big banks?

January 26, 2012
The City of Berkeley is considering dropping its contract with Wells Fargo and moving the city's money to a credit union or a smaller...

What are people?

Occupy protesters and progressive politicians call for end to corporate personhood

Occupy is back — with horns and glitter

An energetic day of action shows that the movement is very much alive

Will Obama bring the populist fire in tonight’s speech?

January 24, 2012
President Barack Obama has a choice for how he uses his State of the Union speech this evening. He could follow the advice of...