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3/26/2018

  Under different circumstances, the kiddie lettering and colorful, scribbled-in signs in the hands of tiny demonstrators at Civic Center Plaza... More»

3/26/2018

On the evening following his 80th birthday, after saying goodbye to his brothers, his children, and his grandchildren, my grandfather... More»

3/23/2018

  After spending her 20s as an aid worker in Africa and India, Helena moved to the Bay Area in 2012, when she was 31. She... More»

3/22/2018

I. A MIGHTY RIVER Cities, it's been said, are like rivers, and San Francisco has always been a leaping,... More»

3/6/2018

  Molly Goodson wants women to be warm. She wants them to be able to go from sitting on the floor to standing without using... More»

3/5/2018

    This is "Think Tank," an occasional... More»

2/28/2018

  "It literally left nothing," Alex Farnum says, reflecting on the burned-out Santa Rosa streets he walked in the... More»

2/27/2018

  The morning of January 22, Jeanine Cotter heard about President Trump’s new 30 percent tariffs on foreign-made solar... More»

2/23/2018

  Virgilio Alvaro-Arcos lay on a metal bunk in a jail cell in Richmond, California, with little to do but remember. He... More»