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Arts Forecast: Autumn Lights, Space Visitors, Clarion Alley Block Party …

Gathering of the Tribes, Liszt Gala, Open Carry Guitar Rally, Ed Asner, and more cool things ahead this week.

Frisco Five lead march to Sacto for victims of police violence

The hunger strikers are taking their case to the state attorney general with a 14-day march

Party Radar: Up with Clam

TechnoClam opens up. Plus: RIP DJ Stef, Kenny Dope, Aurora Halal, Frolic, Brazilifyin', Puff, Shortkut, Night of 1000 Divines, more.

Party Radar: the Magic Dragon

Puff puts the 'clubbing' in cannabis club. Plus: French Fry Fest, Phonographic Memory, Octave One, Scuba, Roman Flugel, Nite Jewel, more.

Update: All seven have been released. Local rapper Equipto detained at SFPD Chief swearing in ceremony

UPDATE: All seven individuals have now been released from detention.  Monday: Local rapper Equipto, real name Ilyich Sato, was arrested alongside six others at the...

#120hours Day 1: Activist camp in front of City Hall

A demand that the district attorney file charges against killer cops

Bernie comes to East Oakland — with Jane Kim — and talks about police killings and affordable housing

Frisco Five get a fist bump from presidential candidate as Sanders brings his progressive message to a diverse audience in a place where most national candidates never show up

The Frisco 5 are back: ‘This is a community-driven fight and we will keep fighting’

In first ever appearance since they were taken to the hospital on Friday, May 6th, the Frisco 5 make clear that the struggle will go on and announce public meeting on Saturday.

Day XV: Mayor Lee calls the hunger strikers — but won’t fire the chief

The standoff continues as Ed Lee stands behind Chief Suhr and the Frisco Five say they aren't giving up

Day XIII: Ed Lee hides as 700 protesters march to City Hall

A locked door meets five people in wheelchairs; Lee's staff can't answer questions about police accountability