Media Promotes False Republican Gas Price Attacks on Obama

Posted February 27, 2012 by Randy Shaw

With President Obama’s approval numbers rising, the traditional media has created a new issue it claims raises “political perils:” rising gas prices. Working in lockstep with Republican backers of the Keystone XL pipeline and the “drill, baby, drill” crowd, the
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Protesters Stage Mock Auction of Wells Fargo CEO’s Home

Posted February 27, 2012 by Jonathan Nathan

In the midst of a pitched battle between major banking interests and grassroots activists over wrongful home foreclosures and predatory home loan practices, Occupy Bernal protesters, Occupy SF protesters, local community organizers, and area homeowners staged a major demonstration on
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Bela Fleck and the Flecktones Comes to the Regency

Posted February 24, 2012 by E. "Doc" Smith

The Flecktones reemerged last year with a new album “Rocket Science”, on a new label, (eOne records) and announcing that for “the first time since 1991, pianist/ harmonica player Howard Levy has returned to the fold alongside bassist Victor Wooten,
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Ranked Choice Voting; Free Muni for SF Kids …

Ranked Choice Voting; Free Muni for SF Kids …

Posted February 24, 2012 by

To the Editor: Regarding Mr. Shaw’s comment about Board action on possibly repealing IRV, it is up to the voters of San Francisco as to whether or not IRV should remain as the voting process for elections. In my view,
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More Progress in Fight Against Wrongful Foreclosures

Posted February 23, 2012 by Jonathan Nathan

Across town in the Financial District on Wednesday, a broad coalition of Christian and Muslim clergy assembled outside the Wells Fargo headquarters on California Street to sprinkle ashes in a symbolic call for the bank to repent in the wake
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