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Letter: Half the poison is still poison. Fight the 3 a.m. bar bill.

In the reckless rush to extend the hours in which California bars…

The money bail system is morally, fiscally, and intellectually bankrupt

The justice system should not discriminate based on wealth

Letters: Does a possible Brown Act violation justify pulling a false fire alarm?

A police sergeant facing misdemeanor charges may have had good reason for her actions

If the Adult Residential Facility closes, my son will have no safe place to go

By Judith K. I am a mother of a beautiful 29 year…

Asian Americans demand stronger gun control

Recent media accounts have drawn attention to certain individuals in the Chinese…

Frightening Embarcadero attack is an opportunity to improve mental health system

By Jennifer Friedenbach Many San Franciscans now have the images of Paneez…

The justice system must do better

This week, I convened a discussion about building safety in response to…

More crossing guards needed to make our streets safer

Joel Kamisher One pedestrian or bike rider death or injury in San…

Representation matters — now more than ever

Honoring Rose Pak would also demonstrate a recognition that Chinatown and its future matter.

Health care needs to be “disrupted,” but not in the way startups think

By Shannon Brownlee, Benjamin F. Miller, and Vikas Saini To Silicon Valley…

On-call prosecutors for traffic fatalities: the next step toward vision zero SF

By Leif Dautch Our City suffered another tragic traffic fatality this weekend,…

To tackle climate change we need to rethink our food system

By Kathleen Rogers and Dr. Shenggen Fan The way we produce, consume…

Banning assault rifles isn’t the answer. It’s not even a first step.

By Juddson Taube The shootings are coming so fast now, you have…

The district attorney has a role to play in protecting tenants

By Chesa Boudin and Jennifer Fieber San Francisco is in the midst…

We have a plan. The time to act on reparations is now.

Finally. It only took 150 years, but at last a substantive, realistic,…

Taking the pulse of San Francisco Bay with snapping shrimp

If you listen closely to San Francisco Bay — in the right place, and with the right equipment — you can hear its heartbeat.