Stories about Eviction
Mayor Breed opposed a measure that would have made a big difference. Now she can't fix the problem with a few hundred new shelter beds and a modest housing bond.
Eminent economic geographers say that deregulation and upzoning will make gentrification in cities like SF much worse.
Plus: The 48th annual Stanford Powwow, a musical benefit for immigration advocates RAICES, Diana Gameros, and the Walking Distance Dance Festival.
Are there eight votes to defy the mayor's appointment of a Rent Board member who many say is clearly unqualified?
A 9-2 vote against SB 50 puts SF on record against a measure that adds no new affordable housing or transit funding while encouraging more luxury housing.
The Curran is transformed into a notorious refugee camp, while a performance at the Exit explores the contemporary Black-white divide.
Why are we cracking down on people living in cars and RVs -- when so many in the Bay Area are just one earthquake, fire, or job loss away from the same situation?
A poverty scholars national tour finds people locked up in St. Petersburg.
42 people flew to Manhattan for a three-day event that had no real policy purpose -- and MTC is stonewalling on releasing the price tag.
Plenty of bills that will please developers and landlords; not so many for tenants and vulnerable communities.