CBS San Francisco, “List Of Jailed Oakland Protesters Reveals Most Live In The East Bay,” November 26, 2014

List Of Jailed Oakland Protesters Reveals Most Live In The East Bay
CBS San Francisco, November 26, 2014

During previous protests, like the Oakland Occupy demonstrations of 2011 and 2012, there were concerns many of the participants did not come from the East Bay, let alone Oakland. In particular, the so-called “Black-Bloc,” a group of anarchists blamed for vandalizing downtown Oakland businesses, were considered by many Occupy supporters as destructive outsiders. The group, Anonymous, even posted a video warning them to quit, and questioning whether some members were actually police, trying to incite violence.

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