Tag: activism

SF’s wild, wonderful Dance Brigade going strong at 40

San Francisco’s Dance Brigade is marking 40 years of art and activism this weekend in “Gracias a La Vida–Love in…

2 years ago

Community remembers tenaciousness, caring spirit of Bayview activist

Espanola Jackson, a longtime Bayview-Hunters Point resident and community activist with four decades of experience dealing with environmental, social and…

3 years ago

AIDS protesters of 1990s see parallels with modern black civil rights struggles

Peaceful resistance. Police clashes. Accusations of riots. A struggle for civil rights. Today’s Black Lives Matter protests, along with those…

3 years ago

Eviction activist champions The City through poetry

San Francisco’s whole culture may soon be evicted, yet, I often struggle to articulate how that feels. Luckily, poet and…

3 years ago

ACT UP protesters reflect on AIDS demonstrations 25 years ago

Pride 2015 This story is part of a Thursday series leading up to Pride weekend at the end of the…

3 years ago

Pink Saturday may end; Wiener seeks new hosts

San Francisco's Pride celebration is four months away, but there's already rain on the parade: The annual Pink Saturday party…

4 years ago