Kopp’s Latest Bad Idea

Posted April 13, 2017 by

Ethics Commissioner and longtime anti-nonprofit zealot Quentin Kopp has a new scheme: he effectively wants to exclude nonprofit workers from city commissions. As reported by the SF Examiner’s Joe Fitz Rodriquez, Kopp plans to introduce legislation “to bar service on
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Neo-Prohibitionists Rule San Francisco

Posted April 11, 2017 by

Give Cities More Liquor Licenses! San Francisco Assemblymember Phil Ting has introduced legislation to create 25 new liquor licenses for seven neighborhoods outside the city’s core tourist districts. That state legislation is even needed for neighborhood restaurants to serve liquor
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Is Gentrification Killing Cities?

Posted April 11, 2017 by

I began Peter Moskowitz’s new book, How to Kill a City, soon after visiting New York City’s West Village where he grew up. His account of Bleecker Street being taken over by “chains such as Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors and
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To the Editor…

To the Editor…

Posted April 10, 2017 by

Subject: Guest Editorial: Barry Bonds, Unrepentant Steroid User, Joins Giants You aren’t a real giants fan. Bonds is arguably the best player to play the game.   Before PEDs a couple of hacks got all the publicity.  Bonds did what they
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To the Editor…

To the Editor…

Posted April 6, 2017 by

Subject: Guest Editorial: Barry Bonds, Unrepentant Steroid User, Joins Giants I agree with you. The Giants obviously care more about money than integrity, just like most major league sports franchises. Ran Bush
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