Columns & Editorials

Oh, Christmas Tree

I’m looking at our Christmas tree, which stands in a corner of our living...

Writing in Cafes

Obtaining a cafe in which to write used to be easy. It was having...

Dog Whistles No More

"Welfare queen," "thug," "inner-city": Since the Nixon administration, coded appeals to white supremacy have...

How Oakland’s new policy of ‘harm reduction’ harms the...

The material conditions of our unhoused neighbors directly reflect on the health and stability...

Relieved and Ready

Early Saturday morning, as my Twitter-absorbed mom scrolled through her feed, she grabbed my...

Hope and History

Two days ago, I was asked to write an editorial about the 2020 election...

Opinion: Measure Z would alter island city’s charter to...

At East Bay For Everyone, we believe that anyone who wants to live in...

Pandemic necessitates greater action to help students with special...

As a special educator for 40 years and a grandmother of a child with...

Opinion: Prop. 16 gives equal opportunity a much-needed do-over

In November, California voters will be asked to vote on Proposition 16, which will...

Risky Proposition

Uber, Lyft and DoorDash have spent close to $200 million dollars in their campaign...

Cruel and Dangerous

Two months before George Floyd's killing by Minneapolis police, another Black man, Daniel Prude,...

The Right Side of History

In the feature for this week's issue, Darcy Brown-Martin writes about the white supremacist...

Stock (Art) Options

We're used to books using stock images for their covers but until this week,...

The End Is Meh

Any other Gen Xers remember, back in the '80s, when the Gipper was going...
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