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4/25/2013

Dede Wilsey, the San Francisco philanthropist and president of the board of the Fine Arts Museums, is no stranger to tough press. There was the... More»

4/24/2013

Getting an audience with a City Hall politician usually involves a frustrating choreography. You show up at her office, only to find a front-desk staffer... More»

4/22/2013

Online aggregation can tap into the wisdom of the crowd or lead to a digital lynch mob—and the double-edged nature of the technology was on full... More»

4/17/2013

David Graeber, a lead organizer of Occupy Wall Street and author of ... More»

4/4/2013

For years, California had the toughest gun control laws in the nation. But last January, in the wake of 2012’s horrific mass... More»

3/27/2013

After this week's landmark Supreme Court hearings on the constitutionality of Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act, we asked two of the region's... More»

3/14/2013

Bar-crawlers from the rest of the country—and the world—have to plan their nights a little differently when in San Francisco. That's because the... More»

2/27/2013

“You have been twisted by nature into something foul, and even I can see that you did not ask for it.” So said Carson the butler to the sad gay... More»

2/27/2013

Alive, Aaron Swartz fought to keep information free. But in a sad twist, his untimely death may turn out to be the spark that leads to real change—and... More»

2/21/2013

"They hired a really good looking guy to play me, so I say go for it," said... More»

2/13/2013

“I was always the tallest kid in my class,” Scott Wiener recalls. Eventually topping out at 6 feet, 7 inches, the future lawyer... More»