Stories about Economic Inequality

The next mayor has to promise real, dramatic change

While we give Mayor Lee credit for a life of public service, the voters are profoundly unhappy with the direction of city government. The June election will be about who is NOT the next Ed Lee

A letter from the Gavster

Newsom is running to the left, his fundraising email shows -- but there's nothing about economic justice

Can we actually solve homelessness?

Sure -- but we have to seriously rethink our housing, economic development, and planning policies. Oh, and raise taxes on the billionaires. Why are we not talking about this?

Newsom’s lawsuit against SF goes to court this week

Lite Guv wants to overturn local control over waterfront development

Wiener housing bill passes, trusting the market to solve the crisis

Affordable housing advocates pushed for some key amendments, which didn't make the final bill

The Agenda, May 15-21: Who can afford ‘affordable’ housing?

SF's radical income inequality ought to be a factor in discussing "middle class" housing

The Agenda, March 20-26: Breed’s oddly conservative attack on income taxes

Supes will start to look at Trump's budget after board prez makes surprisingly conservative speech against progressive taxes

Kim wants to tax economic inequality

Measure would hike business taxes on companies with excessive CEO pay

‘And so begins the resistance’

Rain, thunder, lightening -- and people in the streets to protest the surreal dawning of the Trump Era

The Agenda, Inauguration Week: How and where to protest Trump

Plus: Why maintenance is more important than innovation ... and why is David Chiu undermining local zoning for housing?