Stories about Inequality

Large majority of voters support tax on millionaires

State legislators, wide range of activists talking about making the wealthiest pay their fair share in this crisis.

Screen Grabs: Black history and protest films to stream now

Plus: Judy & Punch, Ursula von Rydingsvard, This Teacher, Cineola Film Festival, and more new movies.

The rest of the world sees uprisings, not riots

Foreign correspondent: The United States is paying the price for denying people what Malcolm X called ‘the right to be a human being.’

The future of cities—and the one percent

Urban America faces a crisis -- and we can't seriously discuss it unless we talk about billionaires.

An online summit targets COVID’s racial disparity

Greenlining's 'We The Future' brings together big names, community approaches to tackle disproportionate effects of virus.

Opinion: Action desperately needed for COVID-ravaged Latino community

Eye-opening new study shows wildly disproportionate effect on Latinos. It's time to shape city policy accordingly.

Screen Grabs: Great new docs, from global inequality to SF thrash metal

Johnny Cash's wife, Guatemalan genocide, the unassuming couple behind LA's notorious adult bookstore, more

Saving money by not going out for coffee? Here’s where you can donate it

A few dollars goes a long way with grassroots groups that need help.

Can hotels become permanent housing for homeless people?

Some of them clearly could -- if the city is ready to think about the long term.

Who’s to ‘blame’ for our failures to respond to this crisis?

Consider the corporate execs and the politicians who bowed to their wishes for 'efficiency' and higher profits over preparedness and human needs.