• After nine weeks, testimony in the Fruivale gang injunction hearing has finally ended, reports The Informant.
  • Uptown Almanac says the reason that nobody goes to anti-war protests is that they’re boring, and, rightly or wrongly, points to last weekend’s rally in Dolores Park as an example.
  • Some of his best friends are Dodgers fans, confesses Peter Harlaub in The Poop.
  • I rather like this Muni Diaries’ recounting of a bus driver telling a passenger just how he became religious.
Blog Beat: Fruitvale Gang Injunction Testimony Ends; Was Dolores Park Anti-War Protest Boring? 12 April,2011Jon Brooks


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of EconomyBeat.org, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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