Category: Featured Opinion

Operating the Muni Metro subway at full capacity

On Nov. 9, 2018 the San Francisco Examiner (“Muni to speed up purchase of new Muni trains to ease commute…

5 days ago

Big wins for affordable housing in the November 2018 election

Tuesday’s election was a victory for affordable housing at the state and local ballot. With state Propositions 1 and 2,…

1 week ago

Treatment, recovery is possible with Prop. C

When I was in treatment for heroin addiction, I never would have guessed that 33 years later, I would be…

2 weeks ago

Trump and Republicans’ Medicare scare tactics won’t fool Americans

Donald Trump ignores the intelligence and wisdom of older Americans to discern the truth, and their ability to know that…

2 weeks ago

Gavin Newsom for Governor, Kevin de Leon for U.S. Senate

Governor Gavin Newsom There really is no contest in this race. Lieutenant governor and former San Francisco mayor Gavin Newsom…

3 weeks ago

BART management needs to be held accountable

Earlier this month, the California Public Utilities Commission fined BART $650,000 for safety violations that resulted in the tragic deaths…

4 weeks ago

The housing crisis is making Californians sick, Prop. 10 offers remedies

As physicians and nurses, we know passing Proposition 10 is a vital step toward remedying the extreme health impacts of…

4 weeks ago

Preparing for the ‘Big One’

Twenty-nine years ago this week, the San Andreas Fault sent a shock that reverberated throughout the Bay Area. This shock…

1 month ago