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.

Apple CEO needs to do more than come out

By Tommi Avicolli Mecca OCTOBER 31, 2014 -- I’m glad that Tim Cook has finally come out publicly. Everyone should. Living in the closet is not healthy, even for a...

The City College trial: A bit of perspective

  By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 31, 2014 – I was called for jury duty this morning, so I missed part of the City College trial, but apparently nothing profound. (No, I...

Politics: Campos, Chiu in dead heat — and what about the Leno for mayor campaign?

By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 30, 2014 – A new poll done by David Binder and Associates puts Sups. David Campos and David Chiu dead even in the state Assembly race,...

Giants. Wow. Just wow.

By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 29, 2014 -- I've been watching the World Series since the Amazin' Mets won in 1969, and I have never seen anything like tonight. Never seen...

City College accreditors try to dig out of a hole

By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 29, 2014 – The president of the ACCJC tried to climb out of a deep hole this morning as her lawyers sought to undermine the dramatic...

ACCJC prez admits City College got unfair treatment

  By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 28, 2014 -- In what could be a decisive moment in the City College trial, the head of the ACCJC admitted today that the agency’s decision...

City College trial opens with dramatic admission

By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 27, 2014 – The City College accreditation trial got off to a dramatic start today with state Community College Chancellor Brice Harris admitting that he only...

Protesters mourn loss of SF neighborhoods as mayor signs Airbnb legislation

By Rebecca Bowe OCTOBER 27, 2014 --Mayor Ed Lee held a press conference in his City Hall office today to mark the signing of legislation regulating short-term rentals – and...

City Beat: Why did the mayor endorse Chiu (after waiting this long)?

By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 24, 2014 – In December, 2003, the local power structure had a genuine freak-out moment: A series of polls showed that Green Party member and upstart...

Tom’s Town: Crazy campaign mailers and endorsement

By Tom Temprano It seems as if entire forests worth of trees have sacrificed their lives to create all of the campaign literature that has been flooding San Francisco voter’s...