DEVIL’S ADVOCATE

To act or not to act: marching against fear

Last January, as The Pussy Grabber entered the White House and became the 45th president,…

A loving musical inheritance

I was fortunate enough to be a friend and colleague of the great Chilean singer…

Solidarity and collaboration: two great sisters

I am writing this column the day before a nationwide demonstration that has been named…

May 1st: A Day Without Immigrants!

On Monday, May 1 (May Day), organizers from a San Francisco group called the May…

The Character(s) of The Mission

When we speak of the character of the Mission District, we often speak of the…

Death and Rebirth in the Mission

Once again, the Day of the Dead has come and gone. It has left behind…

In San Francisco, art is everywhere

Every time I leave the San Francisco Bay Area, besides missing my family and others…