Tim Redmond

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Tim Redmond has been a political and investigative reporter in San Francisco for more than 30 years. He spent much of that time as executive editor of the Bay Guardian. He is the founder of 48hills.

David Campos and the incredible journey

By Tim Redmond The campaign materials say things like “Supervisor David Campos immigrated to the U.S. from his native Guatemala at age 14 with his...

An agenda of jobs – for whom?

  By Tim Redmond Mayor Ed Lee can be proud that San Francisco now has the lowest unemployment rate of any city in California, and at...

Tom’s Town: Remembering Harvey Milk and fighting the NRA

Last Thursday, Harvey Milk was celebrated, on what would have been his 84th birthday, everywhere from San Francisco to Washington DC -- and in...

Campos-Chiu contribution data shows real-estate, tech influences

David Chiu's donations total $822,000 so far By Tim Redmond The Anti-eviction Mapping Project has completed an analysis of campaign contributions to Assembly candidates David Campos...

Ellis Act, Prop. 13 bills advance in Sacramento

Leno, Mayor Ed Lee, and Assemblymember Phil Ting at a press conference supporting Ellis Act reform By Tim Redmond MAY 29, 2014 -- State Sen. Mark...

Rest in Poetry, Mama Maya: a tribute to Warrior Poet Maya Angelou

  By Tiny, daughter of Dee We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated." ..Maya Angelou The Art of Fiction No. 119, the...

City Beat: the gender of violence and Equal Writes

  By Tim Redmond MAY 29, 2014 -- Local author Rebecca Solnit went on Democracy Now yesterday and made some critical points about the Isla Vista...

Mapping profit and loss in San Francisco

By Julia Carrie Wong An anonymous millionaire known only by the twitter handle @hiddencash has turned San Francisco into a real-life treasure hunt and incited...

The racism lurking beneath the Santa Barbara killer’s rage

By Earl Ofari Hutchinson May 27, 2014 -- There was no surprise that in between U.C. Santa Barbara's mass murderer Elliot Rodger's warped, sick,...

Politics on Tuesday: The missing issue in the campaign for Superior Court judge

By Tim Redmond MAY 27, 2014 -- I think it’s safe to say many of the people voting June 6th barely understand why there’s a...