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Courtesy NUHW Northern CaliforniaKaiser Oakland psychologists Andris Skuja and Melinda Ginne leafleting outside Kaiser Oakland earlier this week.

Kaiser Permanente is retaliating against mental health whistleblowers

Kaiser Permanente is retaliating against the whistleblowers who brought much-needed scrutiny to…

 

One hundred years have passed, but has humanity learned its lesson?

On April 24, 1915, the first drops of blood stemming from genocide…

 

Justin DeFreitas
Justin DeFreitas

Why the business community is fueling the backlash in Indiana

At the Chamber of Commerce we are often asked what is the…

Justin DeFreitas

Introducing Apartheid San Francisco Style

Introducing Apartheid San Francisco Style by Justin DeFreitas.

Justin DeFreitas

Jim Crow San Francisco

As a deputy public defender in San Francisco, I am not shocked…

Justin DeFreitas

SFPD Emoticons

SFPD Emoticons by Justin DeFreitas

Justin DeFreitas
Justin DeFreitas

The Evolution of Greg Gopman

The Evolution of Greg Gopman by Justin DeFreitas.

Justin DeFreitas
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Move to ban e-cigs stifles innovation

California lawmakers aren’t afraid of innovation, or so they say. Members of…

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mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoThe City’s recent efforts to expand equal toilet access are humane and decent

Unisex restrooms needed citywide

It was shocking — yes, shocking — when the TV show "Ally…

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoThe City’s recent efforts to expand equal toilet access are humane and decent

Californians deserve less smog, cleaner air

Looking across San Francisco Bay can be an alarming sight. Many days,…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. Examiner File PhotoDevelopment projects that build market-rate housing

Meeting the City’s Housing Balance Mandate Takes Real Money!

If San Francisco is to maintain its essential character and diversity as…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. Examiner File PhotoDevelopment projects that build market-rate housing
mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoVenn on Market

Moving toward a city for everyone

Walk into any restaurant, shop or park in San Francisco and take…

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoVenn on Market
Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoFollowing the installation of a new median barrier to help prevent head-on collisions on the iconic Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge median is a great step for safety; now it is time to build suicide barrier

The Golden Gate Bridge, one of San Francisco's most famous icons and…

Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoFollowing the installation of a new median barrier to help prevent head-on collisions on the iconic Golden Gate Bridge
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Vote yes on Prop. B, SF’s waterfront height limits ballot measure

It’s important that San Franciscans are involved in their city, be it…

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Mike Koozmin/SF Examiner11 year old Julius Barnes and his mother 52 year old Stephanie Stinson are staying in the Hamilton Family center located in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood while searching for an affordable place to call home.

With spending on homeless revealed, SF can now smartly analyze data

The news of how much San Francisco spends each year on programs…

Mike Koozmin/SF Examiner11 year old Julius Barnes and his mother 52 year old Stephanie Stinson are staying in the Hamilton Family center located in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood while searching for an affordable place to call home.

Increasing housing without building more in SF is a sensible approach

The housing needs of San Francisco are legendary, and with the economic…

Ed Jew needs to serve his time for his crimes

It has been years since former District 4 Supervisor Ed Jew has…

Google right to make donation for Muni youth program

Many voices in San Francisco have for the past year called on…