Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Tag: Politics

Leaders under 30: SF Youth Commissioner Jayden Tanaka on valuing diverse young voices

A high school student talks about the role of young people in the political process -- and why we need more affordable housing.

Leaders under 30: Assemblymember Alex Lee on the impact of engagement

The youngest member of the state Legislature in a century and the first openly bisexual member ever talks about running for office at 25.

Again, the Chron pushes the Yimby agenda that will never work

But a public bank might actually make a difference. Plus: Rent relief and accountability for business districts. That's The Agenda for Jan. 24-31

Leaders under 30: Lucy Shen on the power of young voices

She ran for School Board in Fremont at 25 -- and helped build an active new community organization.

Growth machine wins big in Berkeley

Mayor who ran as a progressive sides with developer-friendly plan for Adeline Corridor.

Scenes from an impeach Trump protest

San Francisco crowd pushes for an immediate end to the Trump era.

Shamann Walton is the new board president

Unanimous vote a win for progressives as tough issues face City Hall in 2021.

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.

How do we think about 2020?

And have we learned any lessons that will make for a better 2021?

Screen Grabs: Big names shoot for the stars with holiday releases

.... although the results aren't always stellar. Here's our run down of what's on for the holiday weekend.