A benefit on Saturday May 20 will help the nonprofit coffee shop and training program help even more local refugees.
While policies elsewhere limit the rights of transgender and non-binary students, BUSD tries to be as accommodating to its gender non-conforming students as possible.
For the third time, the police are asking for the public's help to find several people they say committed crimes during a demonstration in Berkeley that turned violent.
There was talk it would be "Cinco de Milo" in Berkeley today. But the hate-inciting provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos is in Miami instead, with plans to return to Berkeley in the fall.
George Lakoff believes Democrats are relying on the use of logic to convert voters rather than appealing to people's worldviews, or unconscious beliefs. That's a losing strategy.
Around 400 police officers were on hand April 27 to ensure violence did not break out at the rally to protest the cancellation of Ann Coulter's speech.
Berkeley Unified teachers and Cal students took to the streets on May 1 in support of immigrant and worker rights.
After spending the day talking to pro-Trump supporters, Jill Smo believes that conversation, not confrontation, is needed to better understand one another.
Campus police turned out in force Thursday in anticipation of violent protests. The next day students demonstrated against UCPD and an arrest they say was racially motivated.
Although the city had braced itself for violent clashes based on previous experience, April 27 was relatively peaceful. A few moments captured on camera proved popular.
Despite worries about violence at Berkeley protests, hundreds of pro-Trump supporters rallied peacefully at Civic Center Park and the campus remained calm.
The city, the university and Berkeley High are prepared for rioting today. Berkeleyside reporters are out and about. Check our updates on Twitter — @berkeleyside.
Berkeley High plans to hold classes as usual, despite a possible rally planned for next-door Civil Center Park Thursday, but will take precautions to keep students safe.