• Berkeleyside reports that the Berkeley City Council has watered down its resolution praising Bradley Manning, the army private accused of leaking classified documents to Wikileaks. “Instead of declaring Manning a hero, the revised bill calls for Manning to be treated ‘humanely’ in prison,” writes the site.
  • There’s going to be a pillow fight in San Jose this weekend. If there weren’t, there wouldn’t be a site called Pillow Fight San Jose.
  • The group that runs San Francisco Pride still owes a lot of money and is seeking partners, reports Bay Area Reporter.


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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