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Interfaith leaders occupied DA O'Malley's office on Wednesday, demanding that she drop the charges against the Black Friday 14. (Bay Solidarity Twitter)

Interfaith Leaders Arrested After Occupying DA O’Malley’s Office Clergy Demands that She Drop Charges Against Black Friday 14

On Wednesday, 14 leaders from diverse faith backgrounds were arrested after holding a sit-in at Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley’s office in Oakland, demanding that O’Malley drop criminal charges against the Black Friday 14 [...]
Interpretes de danza azteca tomaron lugar para una vigilia dedicada a vidas afroamericanas perdidas a través de la violencia estatal. Foto por Tulio Ospina.

Vigilia de grupos asiáticos, árabes y latinos por afroamericanos matados

Miembros de la comunidad que representando a varias organizaciones de activistas culturales realizaron una vigilia, procesión y manifestación cultural en el centro de Oakland la noche del lunes, defendiendo a Black Friday 14 que se [...]
Interpretes de danza azteca tomaron lugar para una vigilia dedicada a vidas afroamericanas perdidas a través de la violencia estatal. Foto por Tulio Ospina.

Asian, Arab, Latino, Native American Groups Hold Vigil for Slain Blacks

Community members representing several cultural activist organizations held a vigil, procession and cultural rally in downtown Oakland Monday evening, defending the Black Friday 14 who are facing prosecution for shutting down the West Oakland BART [...]
Fight for 15 and Black Lives Matter activists march in downtown Oakland. Photo by Tulio Ospina.

Bay Area Labor, Black Lives Matter Unite to Fight for $15/hr. and Racial Justice

Fast-food workers, care givers, and store employees in hundreds of cities across the country walked off the job Tuesday demanding a $15-an-hour minimum wage and union rights.
Photo courtesy of the Christopher Lavell Jones Foundation.

Valentine’s Day Rally for Families of Murder Victims

The Christopher Lavell Jones Foundation’s advocacy group, #TheirLivesMatter, will host a rally Friday, Feb. 14 at 5 p.m. in front of Oakland’s City Hall for over 50 families from across the Bay Area who have [...]
Alaysha Carradine,8,  was killed in Oakland in July while attending a sleepover at a friend's house.

Two Suspects Arrested in Killing of 8-year-old Alaysha Carradine

Charges were filed last week against two individuals in the murder of 8-year-old of Alaysha Carradine. The announcement was made Tuesday morning at a press conference held by Oakland Police Assistant Chief Paul Figueroa, Alameda [...]
Associate Attorney General of the United States Tony West speaking Tuesday at a press conference announcing a grant. Next to him on the right are Congresswoman Barbara Lee and Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson.

Oakland Awarded $4.5 million Federal Grant to Hire New Police Officers

Oakland will be receiving a $4.5 million grant from the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) to hire new police officers, Congresswoman Barbara Lee announced at a press conference Tuesday morning at the Ronald [...]