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Happy birthday Harvey Milk

May 22, 1978 was Harvey Milk's last birthday. As a not-so-welcome gift,…

One step forward, two steps back: The unintended consequences of school reform

While the goal of K-12 school reform is admirable, there are a…

Campos: Limited land in the Mission – save it for affordable or luxury?

My proposed moratorium on the development of luxury housing in the Mission…

Kaiser Permanente is retaliating against mental health whistleblowers

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

On both sides of SF Bay, public lands should go to below-market-rate housing

From Oakland to San Francisco, the message to city officials is clear:…

SF teachers, principals honored for their work

Last week, teachers, principals and a vast community of supporters took part…

The attempted premature closure of Sinbad’s and the public interest

The attempted premature closure of San Francisco’s iconic Sinbad’s bar and restaurant…

Carranza: Trip to tech firm inspires students

This year, I’ve had the opportunity to meet hundreds of students, many…

SF law favors instead of regulates Airbnb

I agree with the smiling actors in Airbnb’s commercials — sharing is…

Nation should follow SF’s lead on minimum wage

Starting today, the minimum wage in San Francisco will increase to one…

Let us not forget the Vietnam War

Today, we commemorate the 40-year anniversary of the end of the Vietnam…

Bad apple on a rotting tree

Why did Mayor Ed Lee and seven supervisors put Mel Murphy in…

San Francisco’s Affordable Housing Problems Solved? April Fools!

On April 1, The City convened a meeting of the 2015 Housing Bond Working…

Farrell: Let's strike tobacco from sports

Opening Day of the baseball season brings the sounds of line drives…

The problem isn't the sheriff — it's the jail

Last month, reports emerged on the “gladiator-style” fights between prisoners orchestrated by…

The myth of ACCJC's “mission of student success” and the unwarranted critique of ACCJC

In his Sunday San Francisco op-ed, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior…

Will the Giants rush to a new Wall on the Waterfront?

In June, on the heels of voters’ rejection of luxury waterfront condos…

Empower young people to talk about mental health

Editorial Note: A Text, Talk, Act community event will be held at…