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No real answers at question time

NO REAL ANSWERS AT QUESTION TIMEAt last week's Board of Supervisors meeting, Mayor Ed Lee showed up for Question Time, that scintillating moment when...

“Monologos de la Vagina” An artistic and cultural triumph at the Brava theater in the Mission

February 17, 2014
I had just settled into my seat Friday night at the  Brava Theater in the Mission to see  the opening night  production of “Monologos...

Theater Listings: February 12 – 18, 2014

February 11, 2014
Stage listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Performance times may change; call venues to confirm. Reviewers are Robert Avila, Rita Felciano, and Nicole Gluckstern....

Conservative star in ‘Monologos de la Vagina’ replaced

Following national controversy over the resignation of a politically conservative actress from the local Spanish-language production of The Vagina Monologues, producer Eliana Lopez announced...

Monologos de la Vagina finds new actress to replace controversial conservative

Following national controversy over the resignation of a politically conservative actress from the local Spanish-language production of The Vagina Monologues, producer Eliana Lopez announced...

Last gasp ends the sordid Mirkarimi saga

A San Francisco judge has dismissed a defamation lawsuit against Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his wife, Eliana Lopez, which is likely to be the...

The practice of politics

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A new feminism for San Francisco

How to create a world of compassion, redemption, and accountability

Local censored 2012

Our picks for SF stories that didn't get the attention they deserved

Supervisors reinstate Mirkarimi, rejecting Lee’s interpretation of official misconduct

October 10, 2012
The Board of Supervisors has voted to reinstate Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and reject the official misconduct charges that Mayor Ed Lee brought against Mirkarimi...

Rally for Ross at noon today on the City Hall steps

October 8, 2012
Join Sheriff Michael Hennessey; Mayor Art Agnos; Dolores Huerta, Co-Founder of the UFW & Medal of Freedom Recipient; Supervisors Sophie Maxwell, ...

Former girlfriend defends Mirkarimi

October 8, 2012
By Evelyn NievesFor months, I’ve watched as Ross Mirkarimi has been slandered as a “wife beater”—by the mayor of San Francisco, no less—and vilified...

Guardian voices: Eliana on the Ross case

October 3, 2012
Since this nightmare began nine months ago, my integrity, intelligence and independence have been attacked over and over again by individuals claiming to defend...

The case for reinstating Mirkarimi

Three points that the Mayor would do well to heed 

Perjury charges don’t look so good for the mayor

September 25, 2012
The Chron doesn't think it's important, but there's some serious evidence in today's Ex that the mayor wasn't entirely forthcoming when he testified before...

Supervisors set Oct. 9 to decide Mirkarimi’s fate

September 19, 2012
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors officially received the official misconduct case against suspended Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi yesterday, starting the clock on the 30-day...

Beyond the video

Supervisors will weigh Mirkarimi's arm-grab against larger, precedent-setting issues

Commissioners sharpen Mirkarimi case and select unlikely rep

September 11, 2012
 The Ethics Commission wrapped up nearly six months worth of proceedings on the official misconduct charges against suspended Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi today, finalizing its...

Eliana steals the show at Thursday’s dueling City Hall rallies

August 17, 2012
Eliana Lopez once again stole the show as the Ethics Commission Thursday debated the “ethical fate” of her husband Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi inside City...

Commission narrows Mirkarimi charges to one but recommends removal

August 16, 2012
The Ethics Commission today unanimously rejected most of Mayor Ed Lee’s official misconduct charges against suspended Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi – including abuse of power,...

Ethics to decide on sheriff’s case

August 16, 2012
The Ethics Commission is expected to rule by the end of the day Aug. 16 on whether to recommend Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi be removed...

Guardian editorial: The real Mirkarimi question

August 1, 2012
Do you believe Eliana?After more than five months of legal and political wrangling, after criminal prosecution and a guilty plea, misconduct charges that are...

Perspective and proportion

As the Ethics Commission finishes taking testimony in Mirkarimi inquiry, the evidence on most charges seems increasingly thin