Sunday, February 28, 2021

Tag: Jail

The bad narrative of ‘bad choices’

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

Foreign Correspondent: What Trump and the Myanmar coup have in common

The Asian country’s military overthrew its government over baseless claims of voter fraud. Sound familiar?

The next battle for People’s Park

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

Protesters arrested trying to stop evictions in San Jose

Courthouse blockade calls out judges for throwing people out of their homes in a pandemic.

The lady was a champ: Remembering Margo St. James, patron saint of sex work

Groundbreaking SF icon, who passed this month at 83, left an indelible mark on the fight for sex workers' rights

Trump’s riot — and what it means

The cops let white people with guns assault the Capitol. Are we surprised?

A terrible crime leads to terrible politics and reporting

The real story behind the release from jail of a drug addict who went on to kill two in a hit-and-run.

Albums of the Year 2020: An experimental bent seized the isolating zeitgeist

Deep reggaeton, sonic healing, coatcheck ambient, hyperkinetic crust punk covers... and Ariana Grande? It was a wild ride inside

DA Boudin: ‘We don’t see jail or prison as the only or basic response to crime’

An exclusive interview with the district attorney after a year in what has been an immensely challenging job.

Give prisoners the vaccine

Prisons and jails are COVID super-spreaders -- and that makes all of us less safe.