The Berkeley Wire: 12.07.11

Michael Pollan as the enemy? Big Meat fights back [Mother Jones]
City commission to investigate teenage prostitution in Berkeley [Patch]
Councilmember says Occupy camp creating more issues [BCN]
Berkeley’s Shotgun Players celebrates 20 years on stage [KALW]
UC Berkeley creates first online degree program [SF Business Times]
Thursday December 8th declared a Spare The Air Day [Spare the Air]
East Bay Alternative Press Book Fair is on Saturday [SF Weekly]
J Street banned at Berkeley [The Atlantic Wire]
Student population increases at Cal by 300 [UCB News]

Photo: More? Do we really need more? (Across the road from the Berkeley Amtrak station) by A Ess Bee/Berkeleyside Flickr pool.