Successful disinformation campaigns require more than repetition. They demand that opposing viewpoints be silenced.
Commentary: Ugly Recall Campaign Will Only Get Worse
A campaign with the stated purpose of returning “law-and-order” to San Francisco’s streets has been caught overstepping the bounds of propriety – and often breaking the law.
Commentary: How to Be an Ally to Our Unhoused Neighbors
Earlier this month, the Coalition on Homelessness released a damning report on our City’s efforts to support homeless San Franciscans.
Commentary: Here Comes Nextdoor, There Goes the Neighborhood
uneasy about crime. The results are not pretty.
Commentary: The Benefits of Restorative Justice
Restorative justice is often misunderstood and frequently misrepresented. A simple explanation is that it shifts the goal of criminal justice from punishment to repairing the damage done to victims and communities by crime.
Commentary: A Compassionate Approach to Homelessness
Julie Pitta discusses interesting alternatives to how San Francisco can respond to unhoused people in crisis.
Commentary: Saving City College
Founded in 1935, City College was established to offer an accessible and quality education to all San Franciscans. Among the roles it served was training students for middle-skill jobs which require more than a high-school diploma, but less than a college degree.