Category: Featured Opinion

Uh oh! They’re using the “share” word again: Ford GoBike Expansion

San Francisco has a resource curse. We are walking, biking, and riding (and also sitting or lying) on the most…

4 hours ago

Questions remain as Treasurer’s Public Bank Task Force comes to a close

Seven months after convening the Municipal Public Bank Task Force and after, presumably, seven months of research, public bank advocates…

3 days ago

Calling for help shouldn’t leave tenants at risk for eviction

Last month, California took an important step toward keeping residents safe in their homes. Governor Jerry Brown signed into law…

6 days ago

Funding solutions for all SFUSD students

The growth of charter schools in San Francisco raises many unanswered questions so students, parents, and education equity advocates are…

1 week ago

Homes not cars on Divisadero

People in the Divisadero neighborhood are trying to stop new housing by calling for fees (taxes) which would make projects…

2 weeks ago

A bold path forward on climate

We are living in a time where climate change poses an existential threat. Rising seas are supercharging King Tides, flooding…

2 weeks ago

Candidate needs to withdraw from school board race in wake of transphobic remarks, conflicting statements

As co-chairs of the Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club, we feel a specific responsibility to speak up and take…

3 weeks ago

2018 is a big year for affordable housing measures

It’s the year of affordable housing at the ballot box. This November, San Franciscans will have the opportunity to weigh…

3 weeks ago