Thursday, March 4, 2021

Tag: Houseless

The bad narrative of ‘bad choices’

It's an easy way to look away and blame homelessness on poor people.

Party Radar: With Keep Our Beat Alive fest, Housepitality sustains SF’s nightlife spirit

A three-day festival stacked with DJ talent helps one of our best weekly parties float on—and even innovate

Screen Grabs: Elders on the move, in love and crisis

Colin Firth and Stanley Tucci play a couple navigating dementia in 'Supernova'; 'Nomadland' shows Frances McDormand weathering poverty

The next battle for People’s Park

Once again, UC is displacing people to expand its campus. It's a pattern.

It takes a community to survive COVID and cancer

Please take this virus seriously -- it almost killed me. But my community helped me get through some deep health trauma.

The year in homeless policy

A few successes and a lot of failures as people on the streets stayed at risk during the pandemic.

‘Throwing us out like garbage’

SIP hotel residents say the city's not living up to its promises -- and contracts.

On homelessness, no more about us, without us

People who have lived unhoused and in poverty need to be part of the official policy conversation.

30 SF candidates sound off on how they would support sexual assault survivors

The Coalition of Local Anti-Rape Advocates questionnaire grills candidates on how they would support houseless, undocumented, and incarcerated survivors.

The privilege of breathing

How can you shelter in place when you have no shelter?