Category: News Columnists

The changing face of diversity: more Asians entering America than Latinos

More minority babies are being born in the country today than ever before. In San Francisco — a city where…

15 hours ago

San Francisco has gone to the dogs

I’ve got a pretty fantastic living situation. Solid rent control, great roommates, centrally located. Sure we don’t have a living…

15 hours ago

A very strange reaction

“Hey, cabbie! Can you turn up the music?” “Oh, sure,” I grumble and twist the volume knob to the right.…

15 hours ago

If you want to address climate change, clean up the air

Like climate change itself, recent environmental news from throughout the country can feel overwhelming and scary. As leaders from around…

2 days ago

Word Weaver: Kim Shuck fights back, one poem, one statue at a time

“Commemorative statuary is not about history, it’s about honoring historical people, that’s what a civic center is about,” said San…

5 days ago

Send in the clowns, and 4 a.m. bar closings

When I lived in Brooklyn I saw a lot of sunrises. The bars would let out at 4 am and…

1 week ago

A city can thrive and be sustainable, Breed tells global leaders

As powerful Hurricane Florence headed toward the east coast of the United States Wednesday, Mayor London Breed kicked off the…

1 week ago

Losing my edge

Not working for ten days really threw me off my taxi game. Once I’m finally behind the wheel of Veterans…

1 week ago