Opinion

Recall effort signals desire for less ‘divisive’ leadership in the Richmond District

Recalls in San Francisco are a Sisyphean task. But the current effort…

This is how Kamala Harris has delivered on criminal justice reform for us

Former SF DA’s courageous actions speak for themselves

No one should die homeless on San Francisco’s streets

The City needs commitment, plans for preventing deaths of people without homes

It’s time for the SFGH administration to care about patient care

By Crister Brady San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) is the most important…

The voters have spoken: affordable homes in every neighborhood!

By Fernando Martí and Peter Cohen San Francisco voters made a big…

SF’s failed ‘War on Drugs’ needs innovation to transform the status quo

By Hadi Razzaq San Francisco has historically responded to street-level drug activity…

Street tree removals are a last resort to protect public safety

By Mohammed Nuru and Carla Short Three years ago, San Francisco voters…

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The Potrero Yard housing plan is a bad deal for The City

By Simone Manganelli Earlier this month, San Francisco released its first-ever “Jobs…

A ridehail tax won’t fix traffic congestion

By Susan Vaughan and David Fairley Centuries ago, the Catholic church sold…

Ugly attacks in the district attorney’s race

By Sandra Lee Fewer and Matt Haney Households across San Francisco recently…

The District Attorney’s Office needs Suzy Loftus

By Malia Cohen and Sunny Schwartz This week San Francisco has a…

A troubling event in The Examiner’s history: Friday of the Purple Hand

We like the concept of using this moment to raise awareness of the history of the gay rights movement and the price people paid for being themselves.

No tree removals without justification

Advocates decry city plans to take down ficuses

Mental health issues require the right level of care at the right time

By Vivian Imperiale Mental health has been in the news, with several…

Building a 5G network will boost the economy

Another Russian Invasion by Mike Montgomery To misquote “Field of Dreams,” if…

  • Oct 18, 2019

Family detention is a far cry from summer camp

A close-up look at the cruelty of this administration’s immigration policy

Vote no on Prop. E, re-zoning public land

By Patrick Monette-Shaw The Examiner’s two-sentence recommendation urging voters to support Proposition…

It’s time for change in the NAACP’s leadership

This is a pivotal time for Black people in the City and…