Stories about Manufacturing
Ireland, Israel, Poland, China (twice), American backroads, and various African nations are your cinematic destinations this week.
Plus: Pop-Up Magazine, The End of You, a double shot of Kronos, Fog City Magic Fest, Kafana Balkan, Moodymann, more.
Robby reflects the views of some older white workers who are critical of the system and blame Democrats and liberals for its breakdown. Here's why they are wrong.
As we dive into election time, here's an optimistic mix of classic SF jams that have foretold and saved us from glorious ruin.
Obamas' project for Netflix yields an eye-opening doc that shows how one innovative solution to a factory closing went awry.
Activist-author Benjamin Heim Shepard turns to fiction, inspired by working in an SF AIDS housing program in the mid-1990s.
Examining the real reasons behind this misguided US policy.
Ballot Simplification Committee will hear arguments that ballot handbook language is biased -- and this could well end up in court.
Tech gets big tax breaks, small businesses have to pay more -- and Sup. Gordon Mar's IPO tax plan will be a defining issue in city politics this year.
... and shocking data on Black unemployment during the tech boom. That's The Agenda for Jan. 14-20