Wednesday, December 2, 2020

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The spirit of Standing Rock

Each step a prayer, through snow so deep your body can’t think. Sharp blue sky filled with whispers from ancestors, a river so sacred it spoke.    We had arrived, at...
Nanci Armstrong-Temple

Berkeley City Council candidate Nanci Armstrong-Temple arrested at homeless encampment

UPDATE Saturday November 5: Nanci Armstrong-Temple was released at 2am this morning on bail. Bail was set at $55,000. Nanci will appear in court on Monday, November 7. Nanci Armstrong-Temple...

The Agenda, June 27-July 4: Why Kim really won, helping victims of the Mission fire …

  The supporters of Sup. Scott Wiener are trying to downplay the stunning victory of Sup Jane Kim in the primary of their state Senate race, explaining that Kim’s narrow...

The fire that torched their hopes: ‘I was just getting my life together’

The dining room at the Salvation Army shelter is full of people who have been affected by the fire. There are about 58 people who are currently registered at...

Morning after the fire: San Francisco fights back with outpouring of donations

As families begin to process the aftermath of losing their home they're not alone in their grief, fellow San Franciscans have responded with love and support in form of...

Kim edges Wiener in SF as fall campaigns start to shape up

The results of the June election got a bit sharper today, with Jane Kim now passing Scott Wiener in the San Francisco results for state Senate – and the...

Bernie comes to East Oakland — with Jane Kim — and talks about police killings and affordable housing

Bernie Sanders came to East Oakland today, showing up where few presidential candidates ever do, at a church where the Black Panthers once served free breakfast in a part...

Healthcare professionals demand police brutality be declared a health crisis

Students and healthcare professionals from the University of California, San Francisco and San Francisco State University argued yesterday that police brutality should be seen as a public health issue. The...

The Frisco 5 are back: ‘This is a community-driven fight and we will keep fighting’

In their first appearance since they were taken to the hospital on Friday, May 6th, the Frisco 5 – except Maria Cristina Gutierrez – spoke to media and supporters...

One After Another Supervisors Jane Kim, David Campos, John Avalos, and Eric Mar call for Chief Suhr to quit

In a statement released this morning Supervisor Jane Kim joined the Frisco 5 – Maria Cristina Gutierrez, Edwin Lindo, Sellassie Blackwell, Ilyach Sato and Ike Pinkston who were on...