Stories about Catholic Church

Screen Grabs: Strange fantasies, just before the holidays

A horticultural thriller, a killer red dress, The Two Popes, A Million Little Pieces: Here's what's in cinemas this week

Screen Grabs: A feast of docs and dancing

Doc Stories and Dance Film Fest open, plus Grass is Greener, Downtown 81, Always in Season, Satantango, more in cinemas

Housing Rights Committee celebrates 40 years of fighting for renters

Grassroots group 'birthed by rent control' is now a major force in protecting tenant rights.

Review: ‘Hunchback of Notre Dame’ has powerhouse vocals, timely resonance

Bay Area Musicals' latest production is full of verve and tragic parallels to today—even if the songs aren't quite hummable.

Chilean feminists take over 14 university campuses in response to accusations of sexual assault

Radical currents sweep the country—could they bring long-awaited justice for Chilean women? A report from Santiago.

Is Vasco Núñez de Balboa a role model for our children?

An SF school and street are named after a slave-trading conquistador who helped wipe out a native population

Dignity Health sued for refusing care to a transgender patient

"I am coming forward because I don't want this to happen to anyone else"

Straight man bends: How the AIDS Lifecycle Ride changed me

A straight guy finds his beliefs tested on the road with the gays

The case against Junipero Serra

Native Americans and their allies meet to discuss the disaster of making a colonizing killer into a saint

The Tom and Tim Show: Scandal-sheet journalism

Plus: Affordable housing, PG&E -- and why is the Catholic Church ducking the immigration issues in SF?