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Introducing the softest politicians in the Bay this week

While Republicans set a low bar for corruption and incompetence, I don’t…

Permanent minority rule

After Trump’s election, there was speculation about what would happen after a…

Scraping the bottom of the barrel to argue against rent control

In November, California votes on Proposition 10. Opponents have deployed arguments so…

Area lobbyist predicts sky to fall

Last week, the Chronicle ran a hit piece about the Our City,…

London Breed supporters have sketchy history supporting public housing

In June, Frisco native Jamilah King penned a widely-shared article in Mother…

Politics is kinda, sometimes, depends

It’s high time for six political lessons relearned this year. 1) Progressives…

It’s time for the SF police union to bargain

You know how sometimes you have some esoteric technical knowledge, but people…

A letter to Senator Wiener about SB 827

State Sen. Scott Wiener made waves for Senate Bill 827, which proposed…

Styrofoam London

Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez shed light on the San Francisco mayor’s race in…

Is Pelosi an albatross or some other aquatic bird?

My progressive friends are appalled that the Democratic #establishment, through party apparatus…

Bulk food stockers of the world unite

Goddess willing, the next District 8 supervisor will finally solve the fate…

All landlords support rent control

        One unpredictable positive reverberation of the #MeToo reckoning…

SF political battles are pettier than they appear

While San Francisco alternately grieves the death of Mayor Ed Lee and…

White conservatives don’t love their children

The murder trial of Jose Ines Garcia Zarate for the 2015 death…

All litmus everything

The organizers of the Women’s March convened a Women’s Convention in Detroit…

Time for disaster socialism

The fires are not contained. The bodies haven’t been found. It’s time…

More taxes, please

Now that Republicans’ scheme to ruin health care has collapsed, they’re on…

Immigrants (protesting Pelosi) get the job done

Thank the Virgin of Guadalupe and Queztalcoatl that undocumented youth protested House…

Bay Area comedy remains undefeated

In the world of comedy, there are local scenes that, in a…

Nato’s-eye view of the Berkeley march

By Monday after the Berkeley march against hate, the SF Chronicle website…