Thursday, April 15, 2021

Tag: Election 2016

How to keep saving the planet

In response to some of the dismaying plans that may come to pass with Trump's election as president, we ask Steven T. Jones of the Center for Biological Diversity...

Why I walked out of high school last week

Here’s what I learned at school last week: How to walk down Market Street, block traffic, make a statement, and be surrounded by people I love and support. The day...

Vigil in Castro: Somber faces and fears as Donald Trump wins election

Thousands of Bay Area residents came out on the streets to protest the election results that declared Donald Trump as President of the United States. Protestors marched down from...

‘I woke up in horror and disbelief’

MEXICO CITY -- Mexico is arguably the foreign country that has suffered the most from Trump’s callous racism throughout his campaign. In the wake of his election, Mexicans have been...

Thousands protest election results in the streets of San Francisco

Hundreds of San Franciscans gathered at Powell Street on Wednesday evening for an anti-Trump rally, following last nights election results. Protest initiated by A.N.S.W.E.R Coalition, a national anti-war organization with...

Now, more than ever, San Francisco matters

Eight years ago, I rode home from Election Night parties on my bicycle and had to stop, over and over, because people were out dancing in the streets to...

Early local results: A very mixed bag

You can’t stipulate anything with the election, since it’s so odd and frankly fucking scary. But it we assume that the early absentees in San Francisco are typically conservative,...

Election night: High turnout, nasty ads … and has the mayor killed his own homeless measures?

My polling place was crowded this morning, and I saw crowds at precincts all over the Mission. And when I voted this morning, a significant number of the people...

Tech money and soda money

I just got a Facebook ad promoting Josh Arce for supervisor in District Nine. I suspect if you live in D1, D9, or D11 you’re getting similar ads for...

Election results, Day Three: The trend is toward the progressives

The remaining votes that the Department of Elections are counting seem to be breaking in the favor of the progressive Reform Slate for the Democratic County Central Committee. The latest...