Occupy Oakland demonstrators shield themselves from an exploding tear gas grenade during a confrontation with the police near the Oakland Museum of California in Oakland, California January 28, 2012.
Police fired tear gas at hundreds of Occupy Oakland protesters who tried to take over a shuttered convention center on Saturday, arresting 19 people in the latest clash between anti-Wall Street activists and authorities in the California city. [REUTERS/Stephen Lam]
BART protest ongoing in San Francisco: Be sure to check @ProducerMatthew’s coverage of the situation; above is a photo by the SF Chronicle’s Vivian Ho of the scene in question. Protesters have been blocking streets, while police officers have
threatened arrestare reportedly arresting people.
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