Oakland Archive

Young Activists for Black Lives Coalition

Fourth Annual March to Reclaim King’s Radical Legacy

Recuperation is a process by which radical ideas and images are commodified within media culture and society, and thus become interpreted through a more socially conventional perspective.

Prison Strike Solidarity in Oakland

Grabbing banners, flags, and signs, people took to the streets and marched through the downtown to several corporations that profit from prison labor.

Thousands Unite and March in East Oakland to Reclaim King’s Legacy

The highly energetic march wound through the streets and neighborhoods of East Oakland and ended at the Coliseum City development site.

Memorial March and Rally on the 3rd Anniversary of the Murder of Oscar Grant

Memorial march held in honor of Oscar Grant and other victims of police brutality and murder.

Port of Oakland Shut Down by Occupy Oakland

The demonstration was modeled on Occupy Oakland's successful port shut down and general strike on November 2nd.

Occupy Oakland Marches and Occupies Lot at 19th and Telegraph

Over a thousand people wound their way through Oakland, including around Lake Merritt, before stopping to set up a new occupation in the park and empty lot.

ILWU Rally and Shut Down All Bay Area Ports Demanding “Justice for Oscar Grant! Jail Killer Cops!”

The ILWU Local 10 longshore workers closed all bay area ports with the demand "Justice for Oscar Grant! Jail Killer Cops!"

Money for Schools, Not Wars! Protest at the Oakland Docks

An antiwar rally was held at the Oakland docks to mark the fourth anniversary of the Oakland police attack on protesters, longshoremen and journalists.