Letters

La Diáspora festival, a journey where we are walking together

Diaspora /dīˈaspərə/ (Greek: Dispersion): The dispersion of people and communities from their original homelands to…

In support of Ethnic Studies advocacy to impact a “grand challenge”

[su_label type=”info”]Letter[/su_label] A historic moment took place on June 22, 2019. While we were dutifully fulfilling…

Letters: Dear Sen. Feinstein: Protect our future now

This is how @SenFeinstein reacted to children asking her to support the #GreenNewDeal resolution —…

Holidays are especially hard for immigrants far away from home

Immigrating to a new country is a way to seek changes for a better way…

Letter to the Editor: In Response to Unsettled in the Mission

In the early ‘80s I wandered into San Francisco, eventually migrating into the Mission District. First…

The end of SF’s unsung Garden Project will hurt the underprivileged most of all

This past May, the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department ceased funding of The Garden Project, a…

Open letter to SF State: What’s the protocol when one of your students is tragically killed?

On the afternoon of July 19, 2017, I received the worst call I could have…

A word to our undocumented brothers and sisters

“Resisting is a way of living.”  Someone told me that not long ago. Someone who…

The Power of Being Seen

Students need to feel seen, to see themselves reflected in their teacher’s eyes as having…

Standing up for all of our students, everyone’s responsibility

As I look back on the school year, I’m proud to work for one of…