Letters to the Editor

To the Editor…

Posted August 23, 2015

Editor, Walking through the Civic Center area, I noticed that, at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, there were lots of trucks parked outside.  I also saw numerous private security guards, as well as many uniformed San Francisco Police officers, some
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To the Editor…

Posted August 18, 2015

Subject: 3 Ways to Help SF Teachers Parkmerced is starting construction this coming spring on hundreds of new units. During this time of such a drastic need for affordable housing they are attempting to pay in lieu fees for 2/3
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To the Editor…

Posted August 11, 2015

Subject: Grim Official Estimates on 2016 Pension Cutting Measure Hello, Just as an FYI, CalSTRS members do not participate or receive Social Security for their CalSTRS covered earnings. Regards,   Michael Sicilia Media Relations Manager California State Teachers’ Retirement System
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To the Editor…

Posted August 6, 2015

Subject: Tenderloin and Gay Rights Significant flaw in this story. Rev. Cecil Williams did NOT put Glide at the vanguard of the gay rights movement. It was the Rev Ted McIlvenna. Williams simply continued what McIlvenna started.McIlvenna’s story is quite
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To the Editor…

Posted August 3, 2015

Subject: Top 5 Anti-Rent Control Lies Randy, your article assumes as a given that rent control is beneficial.  But is this true?   One old study of rent control (1993) in Berkeley and Santa Monica suggests that rent control lowered the
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To the Editor…

Posted August 3, 2015

Subject: re: Ignoring Police Abuse in the Latino Community   The Coalition for Community Control Over the Police has been very active in L.A. defending Latino residents from attacks by police.  Here are some recent actions: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q1jBXL_GgD0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7aOsZrl7j4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GHgZxHEH7c Here is
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To the Editor…

Posted July 30, 2015

Re: Blame Realtors For SF’s Housing Crisis Radical progressives can never take any responsibility for the housing crisis they themselves created and love to finger point and be in denial about the real tried and true solutions to affordable housing.
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To the Editor…

Posted July 29, 2015

Subject: School Nutrition Association – the new Stepford ? Great column, Dana! Very pointed and exacting criticism. Keep up the good work. I love your relentless and consistent stance on nutritious school meals for all.   Suzanne
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