Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Tag: communities

‘Small Axe’: ardent slices of life from an overlooked community

Director Steve McQueen's five-part series explores recent UK Black history, from protest to celebration

Newsom budget hurts environmental justice programs

Shouldn't utilities -- not communities of color -- be paying for better fire prevention?

Growth machine wins big in Berkeley

Mayor who ran as a progressive sides with developer-friendly plan for Adeline Corridor.

Fighting toxic masculinity for the next generation

Teaching behind the mask: A preschool teacher resists his difficult past to change children’s futures.

A terrible crime leads to terrible politics and reporting

The real story behind the release from jail of a drug addict who went on to kill two in a hit-and-run.

Planning Commission to hear a bad UCSF deal

Massive new development that violates historic agreements is drawing widespread opposition.

Examined Life: On remembering a year we’d rather forget

Recalling 2020 properly is part of healing.

It takes a community to survive COVID and cancer

Please take this virus seriously -- it almost killed me. But my community helped me get through some deep health trauma.

Off the Grid: Best of the Bay 2020 Editors’ Pick

The mobile food truck company offered options during the shutdown—and also helped feed farmers, wildfire victims, and others.

Give prisoners the vaccine

Prisons and jails are COVID super-spreaders -- and that makes all of us less safe.