Sierra Club

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Sierra Club launches new partnership with focus on housing displacement

A new partnership was announced Wednesday between the Sierra Club and Causa Justa::Just…

 

Sierra Club consistently focused on protecting environment, building community

In a recent op-ed in these pages, Supervisor London Breed’s chief of…

 

SF Sierra Club puts politics over the planet

SF Sierra Club puts politics over the planet

I bleed green. I started a company making biofuels, then another working…

 

Turf installation work at the Beach Chalet athletic fields began in November, 2014. The City's use of astroturf on the fields was one project the Sierra Club opposed. MIKE KOOZMIN/S.F. EXAMINER

Pro-density ‘BARF’ loses election, must ditch toxic candidate

In a recent clash between housing-density criers and environmentalists, the green team…

Turf installation work at the Beach Chalet athletic fields began in November, 2014. The City's use of astroturf on the fields was one project the Sierra Club opposed. MIKE KOOZMIN/S.F. EXAMINER
Some so-called environmentalists want to remove non-native trees from the East Bay, such as the eucalypts seen here in San Francisco's Presidio. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Whatever happened to environmentalists?

I always liked John Denver’s music. His songs celebrated nature in all…

Some so-called environmentalists want to remove non-native trees from the East Bay, such as the eucalypts seen here in San Francisco's Presidio. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Prop. D policies set bad precedent

Let’s set the record straight on the Sierra Club’s opposition to Proposition…

Sonja Trauss, founder of the San Francisco Bay Area Renters Federation, says her group's goals are aligned with those who have money. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

SFBARF goes for progressives’ political jugular

The San Francisco Bay Area Renters Federation, or SFBARF, is waging a…

Sonja Trauss, founder of the San Francisco Bay Area Renters Federation, says her group's goals are aligned with those who have money. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
A vote rejecting an environmental review of a landfill contract was a win for Recology. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Recology scores a victory in landfill agreement dispute

San Francisco’s garbage is destined for a new home, following a Board…

A vote rejecting an environmental review of a landfill contract was a win for Recology. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

SF waterfront height limits measure qualifies for June ballot

The Department of Elections on Friday signed off on the signatures gathered…

Courtesy photoThe Sierra Club is appealing the environmental impact report for the America's Cup race scheduled to be held in San Francisco.

Sierra Club joins America's Cup opponents in legal appeal

The Sierra Club is the latest group to appeal the environmental impact…

Courtesy photoThe Sierra Club is appealing the environmental impact report for the America's Cup race scheduled to be held in San Francisco.

Sierra Club director Michael Brune on his 'dream job'

Michael Brune is the sixth executive director in the history of the…

SPECIAL REPORT- Big Green: Environmentalists left David behind long ago

Environmentalists habitually present themselves as public-spirited Davids courageously doing battle against special-interest…

SPECIAL REPORT: Big Green regulations suffocate jobs, economic growth

Care to guess the fastest growing area of federal regulation? More than…

Big Oil and Sierra Club team up

Ethanol is like Duke basketball — it brings together all sorts of…

Sierra Club announces new executive director

In March, Michael Brune will become executive director of the Sierra Club, the…