Opinion

50 Years of Gentrification in the Mission: from Los Siete to today

I was first schooled on Los Siete de la Raza by Eric Quezada in the…

Joe Biden’s old-fashioned ideas about women, POC are out of step with modern progressives

Like many politicians before, former Vice President Joe Biden presents himself as multi-dimensional and alluring character, worth…

Family separated by Trump administration is finally reunited

In April of 2018—after the Trump administration implemented a “zero tolerance” protocol for immigration, which…

The myth of the ‘model minority’ reinforces White supremacy

“His policies won’t affect us. Why do you care so much?” I heard many people…

There goes our neighborhood: longtime Mission residents face displacement

In all directions, from the corner where I live in the Mission, there are signs.…

Proposed privacy measure is little more than a power grab by Board of Supes

A provision empowering the Board of Supervisors to amend San Francisco’s voter-enacted government-transparency law, the…

The Children’s Movement seeks brighter future for California’s kids

Whether you ask a parent, a teacher, or even a college student like me, creating…

Venezuelan migrants find refuge in neighboring Colombia

Imagine suddenly struggling to find food, clothes and basic necessities after years of comfortable living.…

We cannot turn our backs on the refugee crisis at our border

For the refugee, the journey to escape is difficult and fraught with danger. But the…

Christian environmentalist finds cause to fight climate change in Bible

Thousands of people will gather together in San Francisco on Sept. 8, along with thousands…