Stories about Workers

Making noise and empowering girls: 15 years of Women’s Audio Mission

Founder Terri Winston speaks about educating young women in recording studio technology—and WAM's big fundraising bash, coming September 21.

Climate-change denial, right here in California

Jerry Brown, Gavin Newsom and so many other Democrats say climate change is a real threat -- but their policies on the local level don't reflect that

Rust Belt SF? Are we doomed by progressive politics?

SPUR report says the left is going to ruin the city -- but there are other ways of looking at the next 50 years

The Prop. C job-loss myth …

... Plus: The Chron's RCV hypocrisy, Breed and Wiener stick by transphobic candidate, and when will the Big Tech attacks start?

75 arrested in Marriott protest as strike vote looms

More than 1,000 hotel workers and allies rally for fair contract; Local 2 prepared to strike seven Marriott hotels in SF

A people’s climate summit

A call for action: Take to the streets Sept. 8 to save the planet

The real rent control debate

Effective controls on rents help local economies -- no matter what the landlords say about Prop. 10

We know how to control housing costs

An urban economics and housing expert explains the truth about rent control

What 15 years of war has brought us: Angry Iraqis

A fortune in military spending. Years of bad policy. And now the Iraqis hate the US

The very odd Breed Administration memo on homeless policy

Chron, Chamber of Commerce use unusual 'study' to attack ballot measure taxing the biggest businesses to provide housing and services