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COVID is devastating the US economy—while the very rich get very richer

Why is this radical economic inequality not at the top of everyone's political agenda—from Joe Biden to Gavin Newsom and London Breed?

Laborfest 2020 highlights global struggle from Vietnam to George Floyd uprising

A packed month for the essential fest, featuring SF Mime Troupe, labor leaders, film, arts, music, more

We don’t need to ‘get back to work’

COVID-19 crisis is a chance to rebuild our economy around caregiving, working less, and combatting climate change.

Screen Grabs: Trans films to the front for Pride

Plus: Miss Juneteenth, Babyteeth, Yourself and Yours, Runner, and more new movies to stream.

Labor unions join call to defund the police

Demonstrators from union coalition demand Police Officers Associations embrace reforms or be expelled from labor federations.

Women’s protest calls for justice and equality

'The future is in the hands of the youth, working as youth, as one, our voices are stronger.'

Major police reforms on the agenda for SF supes

Ban on tear gas, shifting funds -- and possibly disarming some officers.

How teachers leapt inequity hurdles when COVID shut schools

Special education breakouts, music videos, grocery cards, telephone trees: Teachers got creative to reach needy students.

Planners to hear proposal for massive new UCSF development in Parnassus Heights

The Planning Commission will hear Thursday/4 a presentation on a massive new development plan for the University of California’s Parnassus Heights campus. In essence, the...

We’re all outside agitators at this point

The raging pandemic, our broken healthcare system, the ruined economy, the political corruption, the corporate greed, the militarized violence, the voter suppression, the dog-whistle presidential racism… it all just became too much.