By now, it's old news that many people lost or nearly lost their home because of banks' errors during the foreclosure crisis. A 2010 ProPublica analysis, for example, found that around a quarter of loan modification rejections occurred because the mortgage service provider couldn't find certain docu ... More >>
Voting by race has made the city's political representation more Asian. It could be what puts 33-year-old Jane Kim on the board of supervisors.
One cliché, one vote is the old way of doing things. Now there's ... RCV! The New America Foundation, a prominent centrist think-tank headed by former Washington Post managing editor Steve Coll and chaired by Google CEO Eric Schmidt, has filed court papers opposing a failed San Francisco supervi ... More >>
When the economy's bad, and construction projects stall, that's bad news for immigrant day laborers who rely on those jobs to make rent. Those who can no longer afford housing are reportedly showing up at homeless shelters in the Mission District, including Iglesia de Santa Maria y Santa Marta, ... More >>
The Weekly's critics look at Mill Valley Film Festival highlights