Home » Posts tagged with » San Francisco

Eber | Moment of Truth for Gavin

Eber | Moment of Truth for Gavin

  By Richard Eber, California Political News and Views  Making decisions is often not an easy task. In politics  a point inevitably transpires when the research of advisors and the desires of special interest groups need to be cast aside when “Judgment Day” comes; Or as Brutus remarked in Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar, “There comes a time in […]

Former San Francisco Mayor Says City ‘TOO PERMISSIVE’ With Drug Culture

Former San Francisco Mayor Says City ‘TOO PERMISSIVE’ With Drug Culture

David Krayden | Ottawa Bureau Chief San Francisco has become “too permissive” even for the city’s former Democratic mayor, Gavin Newsom. Newsom, who is now California’s lieutenant governor and a candidate for governor, met with The San Francisco Chronicle’s editorial board last week. The paper reported the comments Sunday. Although he has always promoted “progressive” approaches to […]

San Francisco is Removing Statue that Shows Founding of California Over Racism Concerns

San Francisco is Removing Statue that Shows Founding of California Over Racism Concerns

Neetu Chandak | Contributor The San Francisco Board of Appeals unanimously voted Wednesday to remove a statue that showed the founding of California over racism concerns. Some American Indian activists found the “Early Days” statue degrading and racist as it showed an American Indian at the feet of a Spanish cowboy and a Catholic missionary. […]

Zinke is Considering Tearing Down a Dam for the Environment and San Francisco is an Uproar

Zinke is Considering Tearing Down a Dam for the Environment and San Francisco is an Uproar

Tim Pearce | Energy Reporter . San Francisco officials are troubled that Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke met with a group that wants to restore an area of Yosemite National Park back to a more natural state by deconstructing a dam, The Guardian reported. The Hetch Hetchy reservoir, located in Yosemite, is responsible for 90 percent […]

San Francisco Joins Nationwide Fatwa Against Plastic Straws

San Francisco Joins Nationwide Fatwa Against Plastic Straws

 By CHRIS WHITE, Energy Reporter San Francisco passed an ordinance Tuesday prohibiting local store fronts from selling or distributing plastic straws as more cities jump aboard a nationwide push to ban plastic materials. If the ordinance passes the city’s Board of Supervisors on the second reading, it will then be presented to Democratic Mayor London Breed. The measure would […]

After Cox Calls Him Out, Gavin Newsom Says He Was Wrong for Reporting Illegal Aliens to ICE as SF Mayor

After Cox Calls Him Out, Gavin Newsom Says He Was Wrong for Reporting Illegal Aliens to ICE as SF Mayor

By Adelle Nazarian California’s Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom (D), who is competing against Republican John Cox to become California’s next governor, reportedly said he regrets implementing a policy while he was mayor of San Francisco that required law enforcement officers to report juvenile illegal aliens who were charged with committing violent crimes to Immigration and […]

SF Mayor Says Her City Is Drowning In Poop: ‘There’s more Feces…Than I’e Ever Seen’

SF Mayor Says Her City Is Drowning In Poop: ‘There’s more Feces…Than I’e Ever Seen’

Andrew Kerr | Investigative Reporter San Francisco Mayor London Breed said the streets of her city are flooded with the excrement of the homeless in an interview Friday. Breed, a Democrat who was inaugurated as the San Francisco’s mayor Wednesday, urged homeless advocacy groups that receive money from the city to teach homeless people to “clean up […]

Someone Took Out A Full-Page Ad In SF Newspaper To Warn Residents To ‘WATCH YOUR BACKS’ For Homeless People

Someone Took Out A Full-Page Ad In SF Newspaper To Warn Residents To ‘WATCH YOUR BACKS’ For Homeless People

Eric Lieberman | Tech and Law Reporter Someone in San Francisco purchased a full-page ad Friday telling city residents to “Watch your backs — nobody else is.” “As if stepping over used syringes and filth in Maiden Lane wasn’t bad enough,” reads the next part, which is paid for by the Fed Up Populace Campaign. […]

San Francisco Loses Medical Convention Over Unsafe, Squalid Streets

San Francisco Loses Medical Convention Over Unsafe, Squalid Streets

By Adelle Nazarian A major medical association has backed out of holding its annual 15,000-attendee convention in San Francisco after a 20-pound bag of feces was dumped on a sidewalk in the city last week. The unnamed, Chicago-based medical association’s decision to hold the convention elsewhere leaves San Francisco with a $40 million loss and the […]

Secrets & Illusions- Illusionist Ivan Amodei National Tour

Secrets & Illusions- Illusionist Ivan Amodei National Tour

Advertisement

Page 1 of 3123