Prop. 22 ads do not accurately portray the lives of full-time ride-hail drivers
Drug test needed to renew a cab permit is humiliating, demeaning
As rideshare companies face increased regulation, voters will weigh in on what they want
With the bread and butter of the business gone, should I attempt to get behind the wheel?
With heat, traffic and lightning, the Bay Area can still sometimes surprise
Good to be back after sweltering SoCal stay
When you go from the Bay Area to Southern California, you feel the differences in your skin
Pandemic leads to more automation, loss of human interaction
I’m about to become homeless.
Even though I have a counterfeit testing pen in my bag, it just isn’t worth starting trouble
It’s hard to believe I haven’t driven a cab in three months
Just when you think it’s safe to go outside again, you wake up with a tickle in the back of your throat, or a stuffy nose
I’m officially a deadbeat. Now that I haven’t paid rent in two months.
Standing in line outside Trader Joe’s with 50 other people, I begin to question my resolve.
It goes without saying that the past few weeks have been a whirlwind of emotions: fear, isolation and the uncertainty of when/if things will ever be normal again
It’s the end of the taxi industry as we’ve known it and, honestly, I don’t know what to feel anymore.
I Drive SF: Two strangers in the backseat
“Getting a cab is just so…” her voice trails off.
As much as I try to resist the urge, playing the airport is addictive.
She gives me an address on Turk Street. I ask her to repeat. There are no hotels or apartment buildings