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OPINION: Let’s abolish Columbus Day

It's time to find another way to celebrate Italian-American heritage

For seniors, eviction can be a death sentence

Elders are dying when they lose their homes. How can we stop it?

Supes approve ‘chop shop’ bill, which will do nothing to stop bike theft

Once again, City Hall goes after homeless people with a feel-good bill that could just create more problems

59 dead. Hundreds maimed. And we still can’t get real gun control

How many more will have to die before the NRA and its allies are finally discredited?

The Agenda, Oct. 1-8: Big changes at Ocean Beach …

... and more depressing news about the jobs-housing balance. We look at the week ahead

SF ‘resolves’ homeless camps — but where do the people go?

Documents show how encampments are broken up, with SFPD presence and often no notice -- but not how many residents get permanent housing

Assault on local control equals deregulation of housing

Democrats in Sacramento guarantee that real-estate interests will trump affordability

Wall prevail

Precita Eyes Muralists celebrates 40 years as SF's champion of community art -- and its artists right to define their streets

Why Wiener’s housing bill undermines good policy outcomes

Recent deals at Board of Supes show that the city gets more affordable housing and more mitigation when the community has a role in the process -- exactly what Sen. Wiener wants to eliminate

Lessons from Stop the Draft Week 50 years ago

In 1967, protesters filled the streets of Oakland to stop the draft. Seven faced serious charges -- and their message still resonates today