Stories about Workers

OPINION: Is SF General Hospital ready for a disaster? I fear not.

A trauma nurse explains the dangerous staffing shortage at the region's only Level One trauma center.

The future of SF politics

Is young, diverse, progressive -- and winning. The mayor doesn't seem to have noticed. Plus: taxing landlords who leave property vacant. That's The Agenda for Nov. 11-17

Community groups demand equity agenda in choice of new planning director

Activists demand a dramatic change in the direction of planning policy; will the mayor respond?

The big money in the major SF races

Who do the cops and realtors support? Who do the teachers support? The money trail tells a story.

Foreign Correspondent: The Brexit mess

Untangling the strange politics of Britain, the EU, neoliberalism and the left.

Housing balance measure headed for March ballot

Campaign will define the city's future -- and the state of local politics.

For unhoused people, every day is an emergency

No PG&E. No fresh water. And then the cops take your survival gear and supplies. That's daily life on the streets for thousands of people.

Haney’s housing bill passes 11-0

In huge defeat for mayor and developers, bill to make offices pay for housing gets support from community and labor.

Filipino language access still lacking in SF

Multiple barriers remain as many residents are unable to obtain services in the city's third official language.

In dramatic hearing, Haney housing measure moves forward

City economist produces laughable report on negative impacts as Peskin raises the key question: Why do we want more office development anyway?