Category: Featured Opinion

Time is up for gang injunctions

I moved to the Western Addition in the summer of 2007, just a couple of weeks after seven people in…

7 days ago

The road to social justice: Frida Kahlo Way

On Monday, the Board of Supervisors Land Use and Transportation Committee will consider a resolution brought forward by Supervisor Norman…

1 week ago

Fight unconscious bias with teachers who reflect culture of their students

In the past 60 days, police arrested two black men in Philadelphia for sitting in a Starbucks after a white…

2 weeks ago

Election sets tone against one-off taxes

While most of the attention for Tuesday’s election was focused on the mayor’s race, it was the propositions that represent…

2 weeks ago

Tuesday was a good day for Democrats

Tuesday was a good day for Democrats. Primary voters in California, the nation’s most important blue state and a center…

2 weeks ago

Why we must rename Julius Kahn Playground

Congressman Julius Kahn represented San Francisco in the early 1900s until his death in 1924. He was an influential figure…

2 weeks ago

Well-intentioned AB 931 comes with fatal flaws

Assembly Bill 931, which would modify California’s legal standard governing police officers’ use of deadly force, is a promising advance…

2 weeks ago

An attack on the disabled

A few months ago, the House of Representatives passed HR 620, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Education and Reform…

3 weeks ago