UC Police raided the remaining camp at Occupy the Farm in Albany for the second time in a week this morning, clearing out the remaining nine or so campers, and leaving just one stalwart protester in a tree. UC Berkeley...
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A supplier of gas masks and such says a lot of the kids are trust-fund types.
Also, a grass-roots effort has raised $6,000.
The Occupiers don't want Oakland's Uptown to be too nice, it seems.
Will there be more destruction tonight?
A few windows went smash.
The protesters descended on an unused piece of university-owned land in Albany on Sunday.
"Though the ideals were noble and the enthusiasm infectious, at times this gathering veered towards self-parody ([an organizer] led attendees in a freeform improvisational movement session before their tamari-and-tofu dinner)." Jesse Hirsch, writing in the East Bay Express about...
Recent reports say food donations are slowing down as the weather cools.
The protest lasted about an hour, and was prompted by a rumor that JPMorgan Chase was in the house.
In trying to be helpful and service-y, SFoodie's Laura Beck pens a list today of food items you may want to think about bringing down to your nearest Occupy encampment many of them are hungry and cash-challenged, in case...
Other businesses are remaining open but refusing credit cards.
Not all businesses are so willing to support the movement, however.
Police in Oakland defend their actions by alleging a rat infestation.
The actress sends a letter of congratulations to superintendent John Deasy, after he makes big changes in school diets.
Do they really think people are going to turn on Danny Meyer?
The coffee chain counters critics who can't stand their bitter dark roast.
If there's one thing everyone supports, it's occupied sugar cones.
Plus: "C'mon down to the Central Park Boathouse," says the HTC, and more, in our morning news roundup.