News Columnists

I Drive SF: Home is where the weather suits your clothes

Good to be back after sweltering SoCal stay

Green Space: Pitch in to protect a city park

Enjoy – and support — S.F.’s open spaces

In Brown Type: 2020 census count must include undocumented immigrants

Reliable reporting from nonpartisan source is essential to democracy

A fiery reminder: Get renters insurance

Inexpensive policies cover major losses from a big blaze

Market Musings: Pandemic brings new surge of refi madness

Mortgage business booms with appealing rates, uncertain market

I Drive SF: San Francisco dreaming on such a gloomy LA day

When you go from the Bay Area to Southern California, you feel the differences in your skin

Not wearing a mask makes you selfish, not an independent-thinker

I’ve never been so bummed out about being right in my life.

Market Musings: Unraveling the pandemic exodus from San Francisco

A funny thing happened on the way to the apocalypse — everyone decided to leave San Francisco. Or did they?

I Drive SF: Until the robots take over

Pandemic leads to more automation, loss of human interaction

Green Space: AB 3030 a good step toward improving natural resources

Law has support among scientists and environmentists, but some industries fear burdensome restrictions

In Brown Type: Do San Francisco cops need guns for everyday policing?

SFPD motto seems to be ‘iron in peace, iron in war’

Activism is not a contest

Stand up, show up, listen and learn

Market Musings: Panic button abuse

Gen Z kids living with parents won’t devastate rental market

District 5 race presents a challenge for moderates

Despite support for London Breed, neighborhood continues to lean progressive by most measures

  • Jun 28, 2020

Down and out in the Bay Area

I’m about to become homeless.

Green Space: Stop trashing San Francisco

The pandemic has increased the use of single-use bags and take-out containers throughout The City

Class of 2020 confronts uncertain future

International High School graduate Sofia Zanfagna stays motivated to make a better future

You are an Antifa member, you just don’t know it

Antifa isn’t an organization; there is no president or treasurer, there’s not even a GoFundMe.

In Brown Type: Fatherless on Father’s Day

“What do you want people to know?” asked Eva Pilgrim, an anchor…

Market Musings: The pandemic is putting some San Francisco landlords in crisis

We have this image of “the landlord” — this predatory, over-funded, 1980s yuppie meme, polo shirt-wearing tech bro.