Saturday, October 24, 2020

Tag: Assault Weapons

The horror that is the RNC

I almost couldn’t watch. And I’ve watched a lot of bad politics. The Republican Convention has been something different, a new low beyond the worst of my lifetime as a...

Large, enthusiastic crowd welcomes Bernie Sanders to San Francisco

Adults, teens, children and their pets gathered in Green Meadow Park near Fort Mason on a sunny Sunday afternoon March 24. Sen. Bernie Sanders greeted thousands of supporters as...

Will the state Democratic Party support public power?

The collapse of Pacific Gas and Electric Company is leading to serious efforts on both the statewide and the local level to replace the failed private utility with public-power...

Is your retirement money invested in gun manufacturers?

Local gun control advocates have a new target in their crosshairs – 401K retirement plans. An online petition was introduced this week asking Vanguard, one of the largest providers of...

How do we respond to the white supremacists?

The White Supremacists are coming to San Francisco Saturday/26, and while city leaders have already made it clear they and their hate are not welcome, if the rally goes...

Gun violence and harm reduction

Deadly attacks on large groups of people are happening all over the world. Most of the time, politicians call it “terrorism.” It’s happened in France, in Britain, sometimes with...

SF responds to Orlando horror with dignity, resolve, and numbers

The worst mass shooting in US history took place at a gay nightclub in Orlando, a place that catered to many Latino patrons. Many Republicans, including Donald Trump, are already...

Will Airbnb use NRA tactics to block law enforcement?

The central issue of Prop. F wasn't in any of the company's campaign ads. What happens when that part comes back to the supes? Well, the company's chief political...