Stories about California
State Lands Commission argues that San Franciscans aren't smart enough to understand land-use issues; former city attorney Renne calls that position 'elitist in the extreme.'
Two key Democrats side with the landlords to block repeal of the Costa-Hawkins Act
A serious reflection on how the mayor presided over evictions, displacement, and the greatest economic inequality in modern history
Too much power for the big companies that control your access to the Internet -- but there's still hope
An SF school and street are named after a slave-trading conquistador who helped wipe out a native population
State treasurer won't commit to repealing the Ellis Act or Costa-Hawkins, won't promise to support split-role property taxes, and wants to be the progressive who can 'balance a check book.'
Growth machine continues its attack on anything that stands in the way of more market-rate housing
Talking about displaced people, around the world and here at home
At the San Francisco Opera, composer John Adams and director Peter Sellars foreground the often-overlooked stories of women and people of color.
That's The Agenda for the week ahead