Opinion

Outsourcing is the new front in the war on workers

University of California increasingly using contractors to undermine unions

  • May 16, 2019

Rec and Park officials need to justify their call for higher fees

This Thursday the San Francisco Recreation and Park Commission is expected to…

  • May 15, 2019

Children and nature: Increasing access to the world’s oldest miracle drug

For millennia, nature has fueled the creative fires of people from every…

  • May 15, 2019

Moms want urgent climate action, green new deal for Mother’s Day

Youth are not the only ones panicked about inheriting a livable world.…

  • May 11, 2019

Rethinking the SFMTA at 20

Before choosing a new director, officials should restructure The City’s transportation agency

  • May 9, 2019

New surveillance oversight law keeps communities safe and redefines tech leadership

Technology should work for the public good, not against it.

  • May 8, 2019

Tackling digital inequality in the tech capital of the world

We cannot continue to ignore the enormity of the digital divide

  • May 7, 2019

Letters to the editor: Transportation Chaos

Also: Vote them all out; A navigation center compromise; Put health over profits, and more…

  • May 5, 2019

California’s zombie 4 a.m. bar bill lacks justification

Arguments for California to allow alcohol sales until 4 a.m. stagger around…

  • May 4, 2019

Don’t let San Francisco’s schoolchildren go hungry

San Francisco’s school board voted on April 23 to end its contract…

  • May 2, 2019

An Australian perspective on a Californian single-payer healthcare system

As an Australian living in San Francisco, I’ve taken an interest in…

  • Apr 30, 2019

San Francisco’s poop problem needs a 24-hour solution

A month or so ago, I was heading to catch BART at 16th & Mission after a half hour Muni ride.

SF’s psychiatric services have been cut to the bone

More nurses are needed to serve the homeless and mentally ill

  • Apr 24, 2019

I was incarcerated at 850 Bryant as a youth. It needs to be finally closed.

The movement to shut down the Juvenile Justice Center needs to include County Jail #4

  • Apr 23, 2019

Letters: Approve Embarcadero homeless shelter

Also: Help me help you; New process makes it easier to become a taxi driver; Don’t mess around with K.D.

  • Apr 21, 2019

Putting California’s climate action plans to work for our communities

Declaring a climate emergency is only the first step

  • Apr 21, 2019

San Francisco’s actions need to match its rhetoric on sexual assault

City’s policies should center the needs of survivors

  • Apr 17, 2019

Preserving the heart of San Francisco

Union Square Business Improvement District, one of the city’s first seeks renewal

  • Apr 17, 2019

Keep San Francisco home, our housing is our health

SB 50 and SB 40 will make the homelessness crisis worse

  • Apr 16, 2019

Letters to the Editor: New Trump rollbacks pose a big threat to Bay Area waters

Also: What about bicyclists?; Vision Zero should be more than just a slogan; What has become of the San Francisco Giants

  • Apr 14, 2019