Stories about Poor

The story of SF’s hidden monument to WWI

Gold Star Moms, the Great War, the Russian Revolution -- and a memorial that nobody seems to remember or notice

For seniors, eviction can be a death sentence

Elders are dying when they lose their homes. How can we stop it?

Supes approve ‘chop shop’ bill, which will do nothing to stop bike theft

Once again, City Hall goes after homeless people with a feel-good bill that could just create more problems

The (not so secret) agenda of the Trump tax plan

The GOP wants to debilitate state and local government revenues in areas that typically vote for Democrats

1967 was not the Summer of Love in Detroit

A gut-wrenching movie shows the contrast between the Peace and Love Era and the real world of inner cities

From the poor house to the jail house

A report from the front lines of the penal abolition movement

Yes (on affordable housing) In My Back Yard!

I would be thrilled to see 200,000 new units of affordable social housing in the city. Just not more housing for the rich --because it's not about density, it's about displacement

Inside the Yimby conference

Nice civil discussion on the surface -- and some nastiness behind the scenes

The Agenda, July 17-23: Ballot politics and cannabis

Peskin wants the supes to oppose a state bill making it harder to vote down development -- and do we need a Dept. of Cannabis?

The Agenda, July 10-16: A landlord attack on ballot initiatives …

... plus what to do when robots take all our jobs, and Prince Gavin hides from the press. We look at the coming week