Luis Gongora Pat

Unsettled in the Mission: Law & Border

Flying hipiles I woke up on Jan. 2 in the winter warmth and humidity of…

Family of Woods, Góngora Pat denounce DA’s decision to not charge officers

The families and friends of Mario Woods and Luis Góngora Pat—two men who were killed…

Threading the Life of a Mayan

Dollars by wire A migrant day laborer, standing, waiting for work on Cesar Chavez Street,…

Luis Góngora Pat trial set for late 2018

The family of the Yucatec Mayan man fatally shot by two San Francisco police officers…

A year later, family of Luis Góngora Pat still seeking answers

As the one year anniversary of Luis Góngora Pat’s death approached, El Tecolote reached out…

Long road ahead: New SFPD Chief seeks to restore public’s trust

Hoping to improve strained relations between police and the Bayview community, SFPD chief William “Bill”…

Born Activist: Former ‘Frisco 5’ hunger striker continues her fight for justice

When she was 14, Maria Cristina Gutierrez sat at her kitchen table in Bogotá, Colombia…

Family of slain homeless man files lawsuit against city, officers

Exactly six months after police gunfire claimed the life of Luis Demetrio Gongora Pat, the…

Homeless street artist brushes pain away one stroke at a time

San Francisco’s Mission District is historically home to numerous murals and creative spaces, and artists—many…

Pilot program for homeless sees some success

The white perpendicular columns line both sides of St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church, holding…