News + Politics

Mexico cannabis mag continues to publish under federal investigation

After only three issues, Cáñamo Mexico faces intense scrutiny that could silence one of the biggest pot advocates in the country. By Caitlin Donohue MEXICO CITY, MEX. --...

Anger, sadness, hope as St. James Infirmary forced out

San Francisco's beloved sex worker health clinic will have to find a new home after losing its building, but a fundraising campaign looks to...

Supes reject anti-immigrant measure

Pro-Sanctuary-City law passes unanimously after "reactionary" alternative is tabled, 6-5, with Sup. Christensen voting to keep it alive By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 20, 2015 -- The...

Julie Christensen’s favorite (Ellis Act) house?

Windows where rent-controlled tenants once lived are now full of Christensen signs By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 20, 2015 -- I can count at least ten Julie...

City College projects 26 percent class cuts

Administration document reveals vision for smaller institution -- and assumes that the school can't recover By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 20, 2015 – City College plans to...

The Bay Guardian is back — with endorsements

The alt-weekly, now under a new organization, is able to bring back Guardian endorsements By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 19, 2015 -- We announced last week that...

What the next homeless director needs to do

Let's make a plan to put 6,000 homeless people into housing. It's something the city can do By Jennifer Friedenbach In my 20 years of working...

The Agenda, Oct. 19-25: The city’s housing balance, an Uber crime report …

... a School Board member's role in a sleazy Ed Lee/Julie Christensen event, and why is SF still stuck with Comcast?  By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 19,...

The Tom and Tim Show: On the state Senate race, City College development ….

.... and LGBT rights in Kosovo. We talk about the issues of the week

Censored: Ten big stories the news media ignored

Even in the social-media era, when a small news outlet can create a viral story, some of the biggest news of the past year...