Stories about Violence

SF community rallies to support Brandon Lee, shot in the Philippines

Sup. Mar leads effort to protect SF native who is one of many activists whose lives are at risk under the Duterte regime.

Screen Grabs: What happened to Dag Hammarskjold?

Plus: After the Wedding, Jirga, One Child Nation, a benefit for Canyon Cinema, and more in theaters this week.

Are the feds going to look at White Identity Extremists?

Remember when the FBI decided to investigate "Black Identity Extremists?" How about the white people who are involved in mass murder?

Screen Grabs: A devil in Tasmania, Tel Aviv on fire…

Remembering Phil Solomon, Lake of Dracula restored, Blue Note Records, a Macedonian beekeeper, and more in cinemas this week.

Trump, racism, gun culture, and mass murder

His Highest Crime is stoking anti-immigrant bigotry—which leads to hate crimes and mass murder.

Eviction, elder abuse, and homelessness

Why are so many elders and families on the street? They got evicted.

Screen Grabs: Celebrating an Iranian giant’s ‘life as art’

Two Abbas Kiarostami tributes. Plus: Mike Wallace doc, sleek German horror, '60s drag queen pageant, more in cinemas this week.

Elizabeth Warren on war and peace

The progressive candidate's foreign policy is mixed -- but evolving.

‘Art of Peace’ transforms guns into beauty

YBCA exhibit displays power of gun buyback and education programs of United Playaz and Robby Poblete Foundation.

Jewish Film Festival sparks with romance, tragedy, fiddler on roof

From Ethiopian civil war to Broadway blockbuster, the 39th edition of the fest continues to broaden its scope.