News + Politics

Outpouring of love counters LGBT mural arson in Mission

Hundreds gather outside Galeria de la Raza in the Mission to show strength, resilience of LGBT and Latino communities. By Marke B.  JULY 1, 2015 --...

Up against a serial evictor

Fergus O'Sullivan keeps throwing tenants out of their homes. Now some of them are fighting back By Erin McElroy JUNE 30, 2015 -- On Sunday June...

Unity Rally set for burned, defaced Chicano LGBT mural, Wed/1

Mural in Mission showing two LGBT couples and a trans man hit by arson; community rally planned 6pm-7pm By Marke B.  JUNE 30, 2015 -- Galeria...

Our police state, staged and sung in ‘Freedomland’

56th annual SF Mime Troupe show tours the Bay Area, coming to Dolores Park July 3-5. By Marke B.  ONSTAGE "The Mime Troupe has always used art...

Uber’s cut-rate prices are destroying immigrant jobs

In Fremont, taxi drivers who used to be able to support a family are crushed beneath the giant tech company's plan to attract riders...

Pride Weekend: Festive … and rebellious

The Dyke march takes the streets. Protesters take the flag. And everywhere, the talk was "on to ENDA" ... and housing, and economic justice,...

PG&E Scam warning

That ballot measure gathering signatures for "clean power" is actually an attack on CleanPowerSF, sponsored by PG&E allies By Tim Redmond JUNE 29, 2105 – There...

Scenes from Pride Weekend, Day One

A vocal (and huge) trans march, a huge marriage rally ... and it stayed warm pretty late By Tim Redmond JUNE 26, 2015 – The weather...

Castro celebration set for same-sex marriage victory

Join thousands in celebration of Supreme Court ruling, 6pm-9pm in the Castro, Fri/26.  By Marke B.  PARTY RADAR Good lord, now that the Supreme Court has...

Marching on Maximus

Why did ParkMerced get rid of union workers? Why should the city approve a Park Merced investors's project in the Mission? Demonstrators made the...