Hostile Uber encounters are inevitable when you are outnumbered

Well, it happened again. Seems like no matter how hard I try to avoid choleric interactions with Uber/Lyft drivers, the…

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Reporting sexual harassment in the gig economy

This week’s question comes from K, who asks: Q:“I am female and I work at events that are staffed by…

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Proposal to revoke H-4 work authorizations takes direct hit at working women’s rights

Even at this particular moment with the increased mobilization of women’s rights, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) plans to…

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How the Trump tax scam is going to gentrify your neighborhood

With tax season soon approaching there’s been a lot of talk about what President Donald Trump’s tax scam means for…

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Bungled jail fights case leads to calls for more oversight of Sheriff’s Department

City officials are exploring options to increase the oversight of deputies after the Sheriff’s Department mishandled a criminal investigation of…

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SF to upgrade voting machines, but keeps eye on developing an open-source system

New voting machines will allow voters to pick up to 10 candidates in ranked choice contests this November including the…

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Emergency official who racked up absences during heat wave, power outages, quietly shown the door

When San Francisco experiences an earthquake, a heat wave, major power outages or any number of calamities, the Department of…

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SoMa West community comes together to improve the neighborhood

For decades, the South of Market Area felt like a neglected neighborhood. In rare moments of recognition by the rest…

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