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MAYOR London Breed London Breed is not running unopposed, but none of…

  • Oct 5, 2019

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ICER discriminates against people with rare diseases

FDA officials approved a record number of rare disease treatments last year.…

Don’t be fooled by ‘Big Vaping’

By Kimberly Newell Green, John Maa and Steve Heilig Just last year,…

Trump’s bluster won’t help solve homelessness. Building affordable housing will.

By David Campos While enjoying a brief stop in the Bay Area…

San Francisco has much to say about the state’s master plan on aging

By Marie Jobling and Shireen McSpadden By 2030, there will be over…

First response to mental health crisis should be compassion, not cops

By Taun Hall and Cat Brooks I never imagined dialing 911 would…

It’s time to think big on transportation

By Teri Olle As a longtime Cole Valley resident who uses many…

It’s only common sense: homeless kittens need rescuing

By Teresa Chagrin Magdalena was born with two perfect, identical ears. But…

White House rule change will take food away from California kids at home and at school

By Zetta Reiker Having worked in school food service for more than…

Feral cats and their kittens are better off left outdoors

Bringing mothers indoors for extended periods is ‘inhumane and misguided’

Letters: Muni should fix its current Metro system before it adds a new subway

Your Sunday September 15 article “S.F.’s newest subway may emerge on West…

Safety is where the rubber hits the road

By Michael Keating For the first time in a century, cities have…

We work here, but can we live here?

By Maya Chupkov and Tracey Brieger Each day, over 800,000 people work…

SF’s mental health crisis: Where there’s a will, preventative, community-based treatment is the way

By Danielle Harris Our mental health crisis is not a tragedy waiting…

The suffering of migrant children and families in detention demands action

The abuse occurring at our border shames our nation in the eyes of the world and God

Contact your lawmaker: Do your part to help newspapers

As a concerned reader, here is what you should know before you ask your legislator and the governor to support AB 170

Buying PG&E’s distribution network could also make municipal broadband possible

By Preston Rhea The City of San Francisco is doubly harmed by…

Letter: Half the poison is still poison. Fight the 3 a.m. bar bill.

In the reckless rush to extend the hours in which California bars…

The money bail system is morally, fiscally, and intellectually bankrupt

The justice system should not discriminate based on wealth