Stuart Schuffman

Gun control: We have to start somewhere and now

The point of terrorism is to cause terror

Missing the days when a writer could just be a writer

Sometimes it’s easy to do this: Sit down in front of a…

What history can teach us about defeating fascism today

Beyond being a great historical tale about beating fascism, the story of the Battle of Cable Street has many important parallels to today.

Faint lights flickering in the fog

Celebrating Fourth of July in San Francisco

If you support the detention camps, you’re a bad person

Driving down Interstate 10 toward the hotel I could see the border…

Taking a day to let San Francisco wash over us

It’s not often that I wake up with nothing on my agenda.

San Franciscans cannot take the heat

As I write this I’m sitting in a hotel lobby in Downtown San Francisco simply because they have air conditioning.

Let’s be more patient with those who are not woke

A couple weeks ago my girlfriend Kayla and I were lying in bed trying to figure out what to watch on Netflix.

Homeless people take to boats in wealthy Marin county

I was on Twitter the other night and came across a tweet by ABC7 anchor and reporter Dion Lim.

Why so many SF storefronts are empty

A couple weeks ago I found myself with a little bit of extra time to kill in North Beach.

Make your mother proud: Help Free Black Mamas

For the past couple years I’ve been doing something extra special for my mom on Mother’s Day.

The hypocrisy of the Embarcadero Navigation Center opponents

By now you’ve most likely heard about the drama on the Embarcadero.

When the city you love does not love you back

Back in 2011 I had a travel TV show on IFC that I’d created and hosted called Young, Broke, and Beautiful.

Of 420, Easter and other rites of spring

Late April is one of the most glorious times of the year in the Bay Area.

A few words about bar etiquette

For many, bars are sacred spaces. People go to them to make memories, and to forget.

Can robots do journalism?

It’s no secret that the business of media is broken.

Read this article before you comment on it

I want to invent something that administers a small to medium sized electric shock every time someone comments on an article without reading it.