Stories about Progressives

The rest of the world sees uprisings, not riots

Foreign correspondent: The United States is paying the price for denying people what Malcolm X called ‘the right to be a human being.’

Foreign Correspondent: Trump v. Biden on foreign policy

The presumptive Democratic nominee criticizes the president but continues to support failed policies of the Obama era.

Hotel rooms debate comes to the Board of Supes…

... and why is the city paying $197 a night for existing rooms? Plus funds to help undocumented people—and at last a move to stop tech-office creep in the Mission. That's The Agenda for April 12-19

Breed Administration official says moving homeless people into hotel rooms is not a priority

Head of Human Services says congregated shelter model is better; public health doctor disagrees.

Final, final results: Progressives win three judges, DCCC

Mary Jung, the former party chair and real-estate lobbyist, loses her seat on the party's policy-making board.

Screen Grabs: A major director quietly remakes the Western

Plus: New films about the horrible toll of the gig economy, gay love in Guatemala, the future of genetic technology, more.

Some surprising political analysis from the local election results

Safai is in trouble. The progressives are winning across the board. A deep dive into the March 3 election results.

Wednesday results: Not much has changed

Turnout is going to be much higher than it appeared; progressives still have (mostly) run the table.

Results show strong night for local progressives

Huge numbers of votes still to count, but trends are favoring the local left.

First results: A few surprises

Progressives dominate the DCCC; Buttar far behind; propositions close.