Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Tag: Eileen Hansen

Harry Britt, LGBT progressive pioneer, dies at 82

Harry Britt, who was a pioneering LGBTQ leader as well as a champion of the city’s left, died today at 82. Britt was a close friend and ally of Harvey...

The Agenda, Jan. 9-16: Party with 48hills, a new Board of Supes …

We open this Agenda with an invite and a plea: On Thursday/19, 48hills will celebrate, so to speak, the new year and offer a chance to party one last...

Celebrating a fighter for justice

  More than 400 people, maybe 500, packed the Unitarian Church last night for a memorial celebrating the life of Eileen Hansen, the activist, fighter, teacher, and mentor who touched...

The Agenda, May 30-June 5: Ed Lee’s bizarre judicial strategy ….

Mayor Ed Lee stopped by the Chronicle last week for an Editorial Board meeting, and since he didn’t have an effective answer for why there have been so many...

Eileen Hansen, fighter for the Good Fight, has died and we all miss her

San Francisco lost a fighter, a progressive leader, and a friend to many of us April 29 when Eileen Hansen died of cancer. She was 64. Eileen had been fighting...

Sunshine advocates oppose “open government” measure

Plan by David Lee draws fire from people who have spent their lives trying to improve public access to public meetings.  By Tim Redmond AUGUST 19, 2015 – San Francisco politicians,...

Politics on Tuesday: Ed Lee ducks tenant bill, the next move for Victor Hwang – and the Campos vs....

David Chiu is considered the front-runner in the 17th Assembly race, but he needs a big win to avoid looking like a loser By Tim Redmond The measure by Sup. David...

City Beat: Lobbyists here and there, saving Modern Times and the Church sex scandal

By Tim Redmond Despite all the silly fuss over the modest pay raise for state Legislators, the public’s opinion of the Democrat-dominated Assembly and Senate is higher than it’s been...