Stories about Civil Rights

Campaign trail: Alioto, Breed seek GOP support …

... and a Leno/Kim event is shut down after Breed supporters shout down speakers

SF needs a mayor who will tax, spend, and regulate

With all the challenges facing the city, the next mayor has to be willing to challenge the corporate, growth, and tech agendas

Special Report: Ed Lee’s police legacy

As the candidates for mayor talk about police reform, we look back at what went wrong under the last administration

OPINION: Let’s abolish Columbus Day

It's time to find another way to celebrate Italian-American heritage

Lessons from Stop the Draft Week 50 years ago

In 1967, protesters filled the streets of Oakland to stop the draft. Seven faced serious charges -- and their message still resonates today

Oscar Acosta, Chicano revolutionary, finally gets his historical due

Documentary takes a serious look at a brilliant, troubled leader who has been largely eclipsed by his friendship with Hunter Thompson

Dolores Huerta, filling the screen

Speaking with the civil rights leader and organizer about surviving Trump -- and new bio-pic, 'Dolores.'

1967 was not the Summer of Love in Detroit

A gut-wrenching movie shows the contrast between the Peace and Love Era and the real world of inner cities