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California Is Clueless About Homelessness

California Is Clueless About Homelessness

 Christian Britschgi  “More money, more problems” might as well be the slogan for how San Francisco and Los Angeles approach homelessness. Voters in both cities recently approved billions of dollars in new spending for supportive housing and services for homeless residents. Although the intentions are good and the resources are there, projects in both cities […]

Mayor Of San Francisco Goes To Nightclub Maskless, Breaks Her Own Mandate

Mayor Of San Francisco Goes To Nightclub Maskless, Breaks Her Own Mandate

Harry Wilmerding  San Francisco Mayor London Breed was seen maskless at a local nightclub Wednesday in violation of the city’s current mask guidance, a local news outlet reported. Videos and photos show the mayor at the Black Cat jazz club in the Tenderloin district of San Francisco, along with the Black Lives Matter co-founder Alicia Garza and […]

Pelosiville And The Great Demo-Dump Exodus

Pelosiville And The Great Demo-Dump Exodus

By: Mark Alexander Ex·o·dus, noun: a mass departure of people… I read this week that Nancy Pelosi’s hometown of San Francisco has a “zero waste goal” of keeping 80% of its human detritus out of landfills. I am sure this is gratifying to her suburban white-privileged supporters, but for those who are not in San Fran […]

‘People Are Scared To Go Into These Stores’: Shoplifting Is Plaguing Residents, Stores In San Francisco

‘People Are Scared To Go Into These Stores’: Shoplifting Is Plaguing Residents, Stores In San Francisco

ANDREW TRUNSKY CONTRIBUTOR Shoplifters are targeting stores across San Francisco at higher rates, officials say, with thieves frequently stealing in front of security and the onlookers filming them before casually walking out with their items.  One video shows a shoplifter in a local Walgreens putting stolen goods in a black garbage bag, even as a security […]

The Charming City By The Bay Has Some Serious Edu-Warts That Need To Be Excised

The Charming City By The Bay Has Some Serious Edu-Warts That Need To Be Excised

Column By Larry Sand San Francisco is a magical city. My first visit there was in 1969 as a New York city college kid on winter break, and I was enthralled. I was there again in 1996 on my honeymoon, and several times since, and have always found the city to have an amazing vibrancy rivaled […]

In San Francisco, Drug Overdoses Claimed Twice as Many Lives as COVID-19

In San Francisco, Drug Overdoses Claimed Twice as Many Lives as COVID-19

BY IVAN PENTCHOUKOV More than twice as many people died from accidental drug overdoses in San Francisco in 2020 than from the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus, according to preliminary data released by the city’s office of the Chief Medical Examiner. A total of 713 people died from drug overdoses in the city in 2020 compared to 255 who died from the CCP virus, commonly […]

Mayor Dined At French Laundry One Night After Newsom — Three Days Before She Banned Indoor Dining In San Francisco

Mayor Dined At French Laundry One Night After Newsom — Three Days Before She Banned Indoor Dining In San Francisco

Mary Margaret Olohan |Social Issues Reporter The mayor of San Francisco dined in a semi-enclosed room at the French Laundry restaurant three days before she banned indoor dining in her city. Mayor London Breed’s spokesman Jeff Cretan confirmed to the San Francisco Chronicle that the mayor dined at the French Laundry on Nov. 7. The restaurant, located […]

Justice Department Calls on San Francisco to End ‘Draconian’ One-Worshiper Rule for Churches

Justice Department Calls on San Francisco to End ‘Draconian’ One-Worshiper Rule for Churches

BY TOM OZIMEK ‘This restriction suggests hostility to religious people and the free exercise of religion,’ DOJ says The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Friday called on San Francisco Mayor London Breed to end the city’s “one congregant” rule and raise the allowable capacity in churches, alleging that current pandemic-related policy “suggests hostility to religious people and the […]

San Francisco to Allow Hair Salons, Other Businesses to Reopen After Pelosi Visit

San Francisco to Allow Hair Salons, Other Businesses to Reopen After Pelosi Visit

BY JACK PHILLIPS City officials in San Francisco will now allow hair salons and certain other businesses to reopen in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, coming days after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) visited one, sparking a nationwide outcry. San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced the second phase of the city’s reopening during the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) […]

Despite $1.5 Billion Deficit, San Francisco Officials Make Huge Salaries

Despite $1.5 Billion Deficit, San Francisco Officials Make Huge Salaries

BY MARK TAPSCOTT San Francisco’s London Breed is America’s highest-paid mayor—being paid a $342,974 salary, plus $109,447 in perks, for a grand total of $452,421—but her city set an all-time record in 2019 with nearly 31,000 reports of human waste on the streets and sidewalks. Breed is far from the exception among the City by the Bay’s workforce, […]

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