Monday, April 19, 2021

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Sup. Mar takes on Zombie Neighborhoods and Housing Hoarding

By Tim Redmond DECEMBER 16, 2014 -- A measure by Sup. Eric Mar to tax unoccupied or largely unoccupied housing units could be one of the most significant pieces of...

Tom’s Town: How the Berkeley police and CHP screwed up their response to protests

By Tom Temprano DECEMBER 12, 2014 – It’s incredible what a difference a week makes as the movement against racial injustice and police violence in Ferguson and New York grows...

Could there be a Grand Bargain solution to the housing crisis?

By Tim Redmond DECEMBER 1, 2014 -- You talk about housing in this city, you get lots of response. And when you suggest something as crazy as the notion that...

Bay Area marches for Ayotzinapa, because it had to

  By Caitlin Donohue NOVEMBER 21, 2014 -- If the people of Mexico needed proof that the rest of the world stood with them yesterday, they could look to Market Street...

Election night: It’s not over yet.

By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 4, 2014 (midnight) – We can give Twitter a huge tax break. We can legalize Airbnb. But the administration of Mayor Ed Lee can’t seem to...

It’s Election Day. Vote. Here’s who’s endorsing whom

By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 4, 2014 – Please, go and vote. If you haven’t already cast your ballot, take a few minutes, find your local precinct, and fill out the ballot....

Can we save newspaper archives — and history?

By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 16, 2014 – The owners of the Bay Guardian, who shut the paper down Monday, have at least gotten one message: It’s not okay to take...

Will the “growth wars” ever end? Well, maybe not

By Zelda Bronstein OCTOBER 13, 2014 -- Every month, the law firm of Reuben, Junius & Rose hosts a lunchtime forum called the Real Estate Roundtable at the City of...

Why does Mountainview get to outsource its housing problems to SF?

By Tim Redmond I’m not calling in the Black Helicopters and invoking the United Nations World Government That Will Take Away Your Guns. I’m really not. I don’t even like...

Guest opinion: Some reasons for hope on Labor Day

By Larry Bradshaw SEPTEMBER 1, 2014 -- On Labor Day, we celebrate the American worker – but this year, many workers wonder what the celebration is about. Growing economic inequality...