Opinion

SF’s failed ‘War on Drugs’ needs innovation to transform the status quo

By Hadi Razzaq San Francisco has historically responded to street-level drug activity…

 

Street tree removals are a last resort to protect public safety

By Mohammed Nuru and Carla Short Three years ago, San Francisco voters…

 

A ridehail tax won’t fix traffic congestion

By Susan Vaughan and David Fairley Centuries ago, the Catholic church sold…

Ugly attacks in the district attorney’s race

By Sandra Lee Fewer and Matt Haney Households across San Francisco recently…

No tree removals without justification

Advocates decry city plans to take down ficuses

Mental health issues require the right level of care at the right time

By Vivian Imperiale Mental health has been in the news, with several…

Vote no on Prop. E, re-zoning public land

By Patrick Monette-Shaw The Examiner’s two-sentence recommendation urging voters to support Proposition…

Letters: Does a possible Brown Act violation justify pulling a false fire alarm?

A police sergeant facing misdemeanor charges may have had good reason for her actions

Banning plastic water bottles at SFO is only a first step

We should also be talking about the water inside.

Is San Francisco racist?

Let’s face the reality of explicit racial bias and safety inequity

You know my name?

A new bill could change the way San Francisco candidates court Chinese speaking voters

Discovering presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg

I like to ask people how they discovered Pete Buttigieg.

Pressure of college admission takes toll on students

By Liza Meak I live in the heart of Silicon Valley, which…

  • Mar 22, 2019

SFPUC committed to helping greenhouses

More than 25 years ago, the Southeast Greenhouses located at 1150 Phelps…

Speaking for the trees

Just in time for the holidays, our front page brings news of…

It’s time to regulate shuttles in San Francisco

Employer-provided commuter shuttles have existed in the Bay Area for decades. But…

Dreadful dam project would strand California’s salmon

California’s persistent drought has prompted elected officials, agency decision-makers and the concerned…

Stop building high-rises on San Francisco’s waterfront

“Waterfront high-rise approved,” The City, Sept. 4 Stop building high-rises on San…