Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Tag: Artist Housing

Howdy, neighbor! Storied: San Francisco podcast bridges divide

"How can you get to know your neighbor, when you can't even shake their hand right now?" Podcaster Jeff Hunt posed the question to me over the phone, but...

The truth about ‘progressive’ housing policy

Randy Shaw, who runs a website called “BeyondChron,” is now writing for the Chron. In a piece that ran Oct. 21, he argues that Bay Area land use policies...

Another painful eviction as artists leave longtime home

San Francisco lost another little piece of its soul today when the sheriffs came and forced a group of working-class artists out of a warehouse where people have been...

The Oakland fire spurs crackdown on arts spaces

The tragedy of the Ghost Ship fire is already leading to a crackdown on underground arts spaces, where thousands of Bay Area artists and performers live, work, and put...

More artists facing eviction on Market. What was the mayor thinking?

Was Ed Lee totally clueless when he decided to give tax breaks for tech companies? Or doesn't he care if poor people and nonprofits are forced out? By Tim Redmond MARCH...