This article is seemingly modeled after exactly the kind of journalism beyond chron has excoriated the chron for – it’s a puff piece that obscures / omits mention of the political dispute around Angela chan being unseated. I’m sure Hwang Read More »
The NY Times lead editorial of May 6 described NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to build or renovate 200,000 new housing units over the next decade as akin to a “Moon Shot.” But San Francisco Mayor Lee’s less heralded Read More »
Last week, Victor Hwang was appointed to the Police Commission, unseating Angela Chan who served for the past four years. Hwang previously worked as Assistant District Attorney where he prosecuted hate crimes and human trafficking. With over twenty years over Read More »
While there are many reasons to celebrate the Month of May, (see list below) including the fact that it’s National Salad Month, I would like to suggest a new one of extraordinary significance: Get Out the Vote Month.
Traditionally, Get Read More »
In May of last year I answered my phone, at work in Seattle, and found myself talking to a union organizer in Texas.
He was calling to alert me that my professional association, the Society for Social Work and Research Read More »
I think the guy who wrote about Oakland is not temescal missed the whole idea of the story and some things are just not accurate. The article about Oakland as Brooklyn is the fact that people move out of the Read More »
Dear Mr. Shaw,I find it increasingly challenging reading your unrelenting Tech/Ed Lee cheerleading pieces of the past few years. First I was baffled that your head could be so firmly planted in the sand, now I\’m astounded. Your articles read Read More »
The drive to stop speculator evictions in San Francisco under the state Ellis Act passed a big hurdle on May 6 as Senator Mark Leno’s SB 1439 cleared the Senate Judiciary Committee by a 5-2 vote. The bill now heads Read More »