TOPIC: Piedmont

A Mansion Of One’s Own: On The Historical Role Of Piedmont As A Locus Of High Capitalism


01.03.15 - During the protests for Mike Brown that recently shook the City of Oakland to its roots, you may have heard various people yelling that the protest should go to the City of Piedmont. Many people did not understand why the tremendous energy of those nights should be channeled to the tree lined city in the hills. But there is a clear reason to do such a thing, and it is quite easy to communicate, especially in a newspaper. Read…