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The former bishop of Sacramento spent his retirement years ministering to the homeless, doing pastoral work with indigenous communities in the West and opposing Pope Francis' canonization of Junipero Serra.
College roundup: Stanford removes Serra's name from several campus spots; St. Vincent College removes accused abuser's name from center; Catholics at Berkeley Law oppose Kavanaugh.
Over the weekend, the battle over monuments to controversial figures extended to California, where a statue of a Catholic saint, Fr. Junipero Serra, was vandalized in Los Angeles.
The rally on the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March addressed a range of grievances connected to justice, including calls to stop deportation and reduce mass incarceration.