Out of downtown: Wealthy financier Warren Hellman has crossed his big-business allies to help progressive causes
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10 years of hot dykes and cold beer
Fuzzy math raises concerns about Camp Mather and the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department
Glenn Dickey has an interesting hit on the 49ers stadium problem: The hell with it, he says; let 'em go. I still like the idea...
Ugly canyons everywhere! With the latest San Francisco construction boom, history repeats itself
Eddie Muller paints it black with the Noir City festival
The McClatchy Strib: RIP? WTF? Pruitt’s Folly, big-daily blues, and the invasion of the stripper-flippers
By Bruce B. Brugmann The above head was on the best analysis so far of the McClatchy sale of the Minneapololis Star Tribune to...
Jem Cohen's Chain examines consumers and the consumed
Local action: a new initiative aims to deglobalize the Bay Area's economy
EDITORIAL When you decide to buy your vegetables at a local grocery store, not at Safeway, or when you buy your books at the...
... or rather, are declared just as often. Amid a state of dependence, a new Philippine cinema is born
Pondering the ineffable sound of "classic rock that rocks"
40th Anniversary special: How we made it against all odds — and why we'll be here for the duration
Bright lights and the heart of movie theater darkness
Kimberly Chun and Johnny Ray Huston visualize pieces and pick their faves for the fall
By Tim Redmond t's hard for me to imagine talking about leftist political theory in the early 1980s without the works of Murray Bookchin. His...
By Steven T. Jones For anyone who could sort through the sometimes mind-numbing minutiae of land use economics and regulation, today's Board of Supervisors...
EDITORIAL You read the academic journals these days, or peruse economic-development Web sites, and everyone seems to be talking about sustainable urban economics. It's...