News + Politics

The hidden tragedy of transgender seniors

A generation that transitioned in the 1960s and 1970s is locked out of the US health-care system By Liana Aghajanian NOVEMBER 19, 2015 -- In the...

Supes oppose displacement — then approve displacement

After voting for a measure to give neighborhood preference in affordable housing, board votes for giant development that neighborhood opposes By Tim Redmond The Board of...

Former editors launch “Bring Back the Bay Guardian” campaign

Online fundraiser aims to preserve, restore, and relaunch alternative newspaper's key features. By Marke B.  After regaining the assets of the Bay Guardian, a new non-profit...

The Agenda, Nov. 16-22: Supes will decide on giant waterfront and SoMa projects

And the role of Sup. Jane Kim in cutting a deal on one of them is raising all sorts of questions By Tim Redmond (UPDATED --...

The strange and telling story behind the regional planning merger deal

The plan to let the powerful MTC take control of regional planning is on hold -- but by no means dead -- and social equity hangs in the balance

New study shows Mission in dire trouble

City report says Latinos are getting forced out, working-class people are getting forced out, families are getting forced out -- and building new market-rate...

The political impact of the Airbnb ad fail

Tech firm spends $8 million on ads -- and the latest (really stupid) one could cost the election By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 23, 2015 – I...

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...