The Berkeley Wire: 12.11.14

Skateboard umbrella
Skateboard umbrella, taken today. Photo: Pete Rosos

Berkeley panel seeking temporary police ban on tear gas (Inside Bay Area)
2 city councilmen accuse Bates of restricting public information (SF Chronicle)
Peter Thiel chased off stage at UC Berkeley by angry protesters
(Business Insider)
Mark Bittman’s menu to include UC Berkeley (UC Berkeley News Center)
Berkeley, environmentalists cite concerns over two-city refinery project (Oakland Tribune)
Berkeley Art Museum plans gala moving party (CoCo Times)
Cal student teachers union calls for Israel divestment  (Chronicle of Higher Ed)
CHP, Berkeley police target protesters, journalists with questionable force (Express)
Potter Street bad – but not for long (SF Chronicle)

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