Saturday, September 19, 2020

Tag: Crime

The Nimbys and the housing crisis

I probably shouldn’t pay too much attention to a story about San Francisco written by a guy who lives in Venice and likes to make fun of student activists....

No Suhr, No Sir!

By Tony Robles DECEMBER 29, 2015 -- I am Filipino and black, I am black and Filipino.  My blood is rooted in the Fillmore and Bayview.  Black lives matter, black homes...

Supes reject new jail in sign of changing City Hall politics

  DECEMBER 16, 2015 – In a remarkable move that reflects both changes on the Board of Supervisors and a different political climate as we head into 2016, the supes...

The Agenda, Oct. 19-25: The city’s housing balance, an Uber crime report …

... a School Board member's role in a sleazy Ed Lee/Julie Christensen event, and why is SF still stuck with Comcast?  By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 19, 2015 -- On KQED’s Forum...

Even more Ficks’ Picks from the Toronto International Film Festival

Bucolic witches, splendid cemeteries, awkward Chinese futures, little sisters, swell lobsters, and more from TIFF 40. Read part 1 here and part 2 here.  By Jesse Hawthorne Ficks SCREEN GRABS Everything...

The “Old Boys Club” is alive and well in SF

Annual Boys Night Out event gathers power players and media elite -- no girls allowed.  By Marke B.  The optics are disastrous. In the picture taken last night, freely shared on...

In Portola, a positive response to a very negative message

Community comes together to respond to anti-Chinese graffiti By Tim Redmond SEPTEMBER 11, 2015 – There was, Sup. David Campos said, some very good news coming out of the very bad...

Big-money interests seek to repeal rent control in Richmond

Tenant groups say that pricey petition campaign is using misleading tactics to confuse voters By Tim Redmond AUGUST 27, 2015 -- A real-estate-backed effort to repeal Richmond’s rent-control law is attracting...

Press terror: Mexico reels from journalist murders

The killing of photojournalist Rubén Espinosa and this week's massacre in Veracruz bring attention to Mexico's failure to protect the press. By Caitlin Donohue AUGUST 14, 2015 -- On Thursday night...

Ed Lee and the FBI corruption charges

Raymond Chow's lawyers haven't proven that the mayor is involved in anything illegal. But damn, this doesn't look good By Tim Redmond AUGUST 4, 2015 – I was pretty sure what...