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Chase, Standoff In Caldecott Tunnel Ends In Suspect's Arrest, 2 Officers Hurt

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – A freeway chase, intense standoff and search in the Caldecott Tunnel caused a traffic mess, and ended in an arrest and 2 injured officers. 99 more words


Oakland Teachers Announce Strike For Pay Raise, Smaller Class Sizes

Oakland teachers say they will strike starting Thursday.

The union representing the 3,000 teachers announced the walkout Saturday, making it the latest in a wave of educator activism that has swept the U.S. 270 more words


Oakland Teachers Will Strike February 21!

BREAKING BAY AREA NEWS: In a news conference this afternoon, the 3,000-member Oakland Education Association union set a strike date of Thursday, Feb. 21. Please see OEA news release below….. 1,288 more words

Education Reform

TFA Warns Its Oakland Recruits Not to Strike or Risk Losing Thousands of Dollars

Teach for America has received huge sums from Walton and other anti-union foundations on the assumption that they would be the teachers in nom-unioncharters. But what happens when they work in a union district like Oakland? 51 more words

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Last weekend I had a Feed the Fish co Valentine’s pop-up at Bella Vita in Oakland.

I set up a my 4-foot table with pennants, wall hangings, and flower crowns. 144 more words



“It’s small but it’s mighty like I said, it’s the people and the culture and the vibe of the Revolutionary ness that is in Oakland. It’s just innate. 1,406 more words