Monday, April 19, 2021

Tag: EIR

The latest attack on homeless people …

San Francisco politicians have a history of attacking and scapegoating homeless people to advance their careers. Remember, Gavin Newsom (who is now campaigning for governor as a progressive) ran...

Oak and Van Ness project shows stunning failures in city traffic analysis

The San Francisco supes will vote September 5 on the future of one of the city’s most critical intersections, Market and Van Ness — and the decision will impact...

SF sends the white supremacists packing

San Francisco sent the white supremacists packing today. Joey Gibson cancelled his rally at Crissy Field, saying he was afraid of violence (after the police made it clear that they...

Performer pulls video promoting building cleared by eviction

Carnie Asada, the drag queen who starred in a video promoting a building cleared by an Ellis Act eviction, has convinced the real estate agent who hired her to...

‘Ignoring hate does not make it go away’

It now appears that the National Park Service will not block the white supremacist rally Saturday, and the event will go forward at Crissy Field at 2pm. There will be...

Party Radar: Resistance parties

PARTY RADAR "In 20 years, do you want to look back and say you directly confronted white supremacists at Crissy Field, or do you want to say you partied...

Video seeks to sell ‘fabulous’ units cleared by eviction

The first lesson in San Francisco real estate these days is: Know your history. Before you rent, buy, promote, or otherwise get involved in a residential unit, tenant activists say,...

Is Trump planning permanent occupation of Afghanistan?

On my first reporting trip to Afghanistan, I was surprised to find that so many people supported the US invasion. They loved President George Bush because he got rid...

Capturing queer liberation’s legends and lovers

How lucky are we to have had Dan Nicoletta among us these past 40+ years? The curious 20-year-old who worked at Harvey Milk's camera shop just as the gay...

How do we respond to the white supremacists?

The White Supremacists are coming to San Francisco Saturday/26, and while city leaders have already made it clear they and their hate are not welcome, if the rally goes...