A large crowd of people has stopped traffic on Crenshaw Boulevard and Stocker Tuesday as part of a national protest against police brutality.
A retired Southern California pastor with a history of overseas activism was detained in Iran after staging a protest outside a prison, demanding the release of Iranian Christians held inside.
Demonstrators gathered in Hollywood Sunday to protest a possible military strike on Syria.
Hundreds of Walmart workers and community supporters Thursday are expected to take part in a nationwide protest calling for improved jobs and better wages.
California inmates have ended a nearly two-month hunger strike to protest the prison system’s isolation policies, prison officials said Thursday.
More than a dozen drivers of Green Fleet Systems began their protest Monday outside of the company’s warehouse over unfair labor practices.
Scores of women — and even some men — went topless on Venice Beach Sunday as part of “Go Topless Day.”
Political activists and other protesters will no longer be allowed to picket outside any private home in Newport Beach.
Environmental activists were set to descend on the offices of a San Fernando Valley lawmaker Monday to demand she support a legislative ban on a controversial drilling process.
A protest was held Thursday in support of a gay Catholic school teacher who was fired from his job shortly after he legally married his partner.
Police said they arrested about 25 University of California health care workers who staged a sit-in that has closed an intersection, causing traffic backups during rush hour at the Los Angeles campus.
A 28-year-old man was charged with trying to steal television news cameras during a protest of the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of Trayvon Martin, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office.
Hundreds of demonstrators turned out Sunday to protest police brutality in Anaheim.
In the days following violent demonstrations and dozens of arrests in the Southland due to the George Zimmerman verdict, community leaders and authorities gathered Friday to urge people to protest in a peaceful manner.
Police said a march protesting the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the killing of Trayvon Martin turned violent in San Bernardino Thursday night.