Stories about displacement
Two economists argue that rent control raises housing costs -- but that assumes we allow speculators to evict tenants
Supes committee, with two members missing, hears critical discussion on a measure that would upzone most of the city -- without providing the tools to prevent massive displacement
And an excellent guide to where the candidates for mayor stand on the major issues .... that's The Agenda for March 12-19.
To reckon with the current housing crisis, we must inquire into our country’s metropolitan history.
Local hip-hop artist SCS takes on skyrocketing inequality and political corruption in incendiary new video.
None of the candidates made a case for why they are different than the others; that's a problem when the city is in a serious crisis and so many voters are undecided
His next round of housing bills force cities to accept growth and displacement—without giving them the money or tools to mitigate it
Renters are getting pushed out of their long-term homes because city planners don't consider evictions in the permit process
Plutocrat Ron Conway tried to bully the supervisors to get his way -- and it backfired
The news media have missed the real story of how a community coalition organized, ran campaigns, educated, and eventually forced the giant corporation to quit posting illegal listings