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A Modern tragedy

Important progressive bookstore and gathering place facing closure

SF Board of Supervisors approves new tenant protections

The Board of Supervisors today (Tues/17) gave unanimous final approval to legislation aimed at giving renters in the city additional protections against being displaced...

All together now

It takes a village — and a Google Doc — to legalize pot: California's Marijuana Control, Legalization and Revenue Act of 2014, a new crowd-sourced legislation proposal

Richmond resident saved from deportation at the last moment

November 19, 2013
Felipe Valdes has lived and worked in the United States for 23 years. Two weeks ago, he received a letter ordering his deportation. Valdes...

Local residents demand Twitter pay it forward

When the Bay Area's techie-elite got richer Nov. 7, its poor refused to get poorer.San Francisco-based technology company Twitter went public. By the time...

Local residents demand that Twitter pay it forward

November 8, 2013
When the Bay Area’s techie-elite got richer yesterday, its poor refused to get poorer. San Francisco-based technology company Twitter went public. By the time...

Barbie gets a makeover, San Francisco-style

November 6, 2013
Last Wednesday, Shotwell 50 Studio launched its 11th annual San Francisco AlteredBarbie Exhibition, “The Doll That Has It All!” The show features the doll...

Reclaiming death

DEATH ISSUE: Death midwives shepherd the dying and then help the living say an intimate, inexpensive, and eco-friendly goodbye

Brown takes heat on fracking

October 21, 2013
On Thursday Oct. 17, more than fifty people gathered in front of the Parc 55 Wyndham Hotel in downtown San Francisco to protest Governor...

No room left in San Francisco for an artist who helped make the Mission what is

Join the march to support Rene Yañez and others facing eviction

Fight to save City College grows teeth and bites back

September 24, 2013
Saving City College of San Francisco became a bigger battle yesterday when the California Federation of Teachers announced a lawsuit in San Francisco Superior Court to...