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Hundreds of people participated in the annual Running Is My High event to promote the health and wellness of the community in Lake Merritt in downtown Oakland, Calif. on Saturday.

Community run promotes health

By Denis Perez, Photo Editor
March 29, 2017
A protester holds up a sign in the middle of a large crowd during the Womens March on D.C. sister march from MAdison Park near Laker Merritt to Oscar Grant Plaza in Oakland, Calif. Jan. 21.

Thousands unite, assert equal rights

By Roxana Amparo, Editor-in-Chief
February 1, 2017
Demonstrators hold hands along the 3.4 mile perimeter of of Lake Merritt as a Form of peaceful protest during the Hands Across Lake Merritt event in downtown Oakland, California on Sunday.

Demonstration shows unity

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor
November 16, 2016
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