Opinion

The European parliament has voted to protect vulnerable children — is California next?

I am a proud member of the intersex community, meaning I am…

Cut consumer health care costs in California

Health care was a top concern for consumers leading into the mid-term…

Sexual assault response should be centered around the needs of survivors

Over the past year, San Francisco’s response to sexual assault, particularly within…

To close the income gap, our city government must first lead by example

The City and County of San Francisco has long been known for…

Black America’s vanishing wealth is bad for all Americans

Want an impossible task? Try identifying the most disturbing trend in America…

Political activism crosses the line in California

Every parent makes agonizing health decisions for their child at crucial points…

Clipper Cove marina boondoggle is back

Over the holiday break the Mayor’s Office quietly submitted to the Board…

More YIMBY than NIMBY

San Francisco is often unfairly parodied as a haven for NIMBYs– a…

SF’s windfall funds should be spent to help end homelessness

For the past 30 years, I have dedicated my career to serving…

PG&E bankruptcy a step backwards for climate change efforts

As has been reported in the news, PG&E is readying itself to…

Residents, fellows and UC system at bargaining standstill

Resident physicians and fellows working for UC San Francisco have been proudly…

Why I oppose naming SF General Hospital after Mark Zuckerberg

I am the San Francisco registered nurse who filed a complaint about…

CASA ‘compact’ needs major changes to protect tenants

The Committee to House the Bay Area (CASA) process has come to…

Jan. 15 is deadline to get health insurance with financial help through Covered California

The best way to ring in 2019 is by getting the peace…

2018 was the year of California vs. Trump. 2019 will be even more challenging

If California Attorney General Xavier Becerra thought he would get a respite…

Letter: Manny’s empowers and elevates the lives of Mission residents

Since 1971, Mission Housing has created and preserved high-quality affordable housing, and…

Wealthy celebrate tax law anniversary while workers pick up the tab

It’s the Trump/GOP tax law’s first anniversary and the wealthy are celebrating…

How to make the California Democratic Party more responsive to everyday voters

Every election your mailbox fills up with glossy political mailers informing you…

Internet access for all crucial for success in Fourth Industrial Revolution

With the fourth Industrial Revolution upon us, San Francisco is well positioned…

Eliminating minimum parking requirements makes San Francisco more livable

There are 275,000 parking spaces on San Francisco’s city streets. If you…