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Sana Saleem is a writer with a focus on social justice and human stories. She's member board of advisory for the Courage Foundation, Edward Snowden's legal defense fund.

59 shots: Closing arguments in the Nieto case

“We are here today because of 59 shots,” Nieto family attorney Adante Pointer said, as he began his closing argument in the Nieto trial....

While cops pass notes and look away, Alex Nieto’s mom talks of the death of her son

In what has been the most overwhelming day in the Alex Nieto trial, the court heard testimony from a range of experts, mostly witnesses...

Nieto trial: More evidence casts doubt on police story

Just before U.S. Magistrate Judge Nathanael Cousins entered the courtroom this morning, Alex Nieto’s parents took their seats carrying a solemn pink helium balloon,...

Where will the Division Street homeless go?

As if moving them under the bridge, away from public view wasn’t enough, San Francisco health officials declared homeless tents a health hazard yesterday,...

Another foreclosure in Bayview puts the focus on Fannie Mae

 More than 30 people gathered last week outside the home of yet another Bayview family losing a home of 19 years. It couldn’t be...

As city debates deal, Google bus protests continue

A few hours before the Board of Supes debated the future of the Google bus program, anti-eviction activists blocked six buses, demonstrating that public...

“This city crushed my dreams”

The sidewalk near Division and Bryant streets has quickly turned into a tent city for homeless people in San Francisco. It’s a shabby street...

Scenes from a bizarre police response to a peaceful protest

It’s Saturday, January 31, and protesters are gathered at Union Square to demand justice for Mario Woods, following a call from Justice for Mario...

Bayview pastor evicted as four are arrested

JANUARY 14, 2016 — Restlessness was in the air this morning outside the  residence of a Bayview pastor as a handful of supporters gathered...

Bayview pastor faces eviction as community fights back

JANUARY 13, 2016 -- A group of 20 people are gathered in front of the garage of 3 Las Villas Court, in the Bayview....