Stories about undocumented

Separation becomes communal in ‘TOUCH’

New dance work from David Herrera Performance Company takes personal, tangible approach to immigration issues, April 2-4 at Z Space. By Marke B. BAY STAGES The...

Immigrants depend on luck for health care

New study shows 'how unjust and unethical the system is' By Viji Sundaram MARCH 24, 2015  – Undocumented immigrants’ ability to stay healthy might come down...

Fires in the Mission spur discussion

Is there a pattern? Maybe not -- but building inspectors are finding a lot of problems By Tim Redmond MARCH 20, 2015 – We learned two...

Gaping holes in safety net for uninsured

Undocumented residents make up half of the 3 million Californians who still lack health insurance By Anna Challet MARCH 19, 2015 -- The safety net for uninsured...

London Breed easily elected board president

By Tim Redmond JANUARY 8, 2014 – By the time the supervisors gathered for the ceremony of swearing in the new board, it was pretty...

Undocumented residents can give organs — but not receive them

By Viji Sundaram  SAN PABLO, DECEMBER 5 – Without treatment to replace her failing kidneys, Olga knows she will die. The 37-year-old single mother is desperate...

Fast Food Workers Escalate Campaign in Oakland; Major Action Sept. 4

  By Julia Carrie Wong SEPTEMBER 3, 2014 -- The national campaign to raise standards for fast food workers will escalate tomorrow, September 4, with workers...

Latino voices will be heard in 2014 — but not enough

  By Ed Kissam AUGUST 12, 2104 -- On August 4, a provocative article from Nate Cohn appeared in the New York Times—“Why House Deportation Vote...

Undocumented, uninsured, and in debt for life

By Jesus E. Valenzuela-Felix Editor’s Note: California Senator Ricardo Lara’s (D- Huntington Park/Long Beach) Health For All Bill (SB 1005) – it would make all...

The strange politics of the Angela Chan reappointment

By Tim Redmond APRIL 29, 2014 – The politics of the reappointment of Police Commission member Angela Chan are getting awfully weird. Sup. David Chiu, who...