Stories about Fires

Which side of the ‘house divided’ are you on?

San Franciscans have seen years of police shootings, brutality -- and no accountability. So yes, people are angry.

Will COVID kill capitalism?

Maybe not immediately -- but the radical redistribution of this moment won't be forgotten.

City College board fires chancellor

At a critical time for the school, trustees have to seek a new leader who has community credibility.

Bayview Hunters Point tests its air

Finding sites for the Marie Harrison Air Monitoring Network puts the needs of the Bayview back in the hands of the community.

’80s troubadour Colin Hay is still a man at work

From 'Who Can It Be Now?' and Ringo Starr to a new album and fundraising for Australian wildfire relief, the singer carries on.

Why Richmond said No to coal

Council makes clear that fossil-fuels must go and terminal must convert.

Our top stories of 2019

Protests, blackouts, shady developments, a close election, tenant victories, and a ton of arts and culture—we couldn't cover it without your support

Where the air is never spared

Bayview Hunters Point activists install air monitors to honor the memory of activist Marie Harrison.

KQED says 48 Hills is a story of the decade

Reporting package looks back at the most impactful events of the past 10 years, highlighting the Bay Guardian and 48 Hills.

Foreign Correspondent: A New Arab Spring in Lebanon and Iraq

Once again, people in the Middle East want democratic reforms and an end to corruption and foreign domination