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No Good Wars: Militarism has poisoned American culture and...

War spews hell in all directions. Just ask the guys at Talon Anvil, a...

The Seventh Semester: Education in 2022 shows struggling students,...

The 2021–22 school year was supposed to be a rebound to normalcy, with Covid...

Occupy’s Influence Grows: An interview with the author of...

On Jan. 6, the anniversary of a mob overrunning the U.S. Capital and rioting...

Guzzlin’ Ganja: Cannabis-infused beverages still have a long way...

Along with cannabis legalization has come a seemingly endless choice of ingestion methods: a...

Twin City Tokes: Minnesota is no barometer for cannabis...

Minnesota is a weird state. The Twin Cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul are...

A Sea Change Regarding Covid: Power Poll shows strong...

Government intervention to combat Covid-19 remains heavily popular among respondents in the latest Oakland...

Demythifying the Garret: Berkeley explores safe, affordable live/work spaces

The romantic notion of artists living in garrets to support their creative efforts and...

Three Tomatoes in Alameda: The talk of climate change...

That composting food waste, when done right, actually moves CO2 far beneath the atmosphere...

The Last Laugh: End 2021 with mirth, wit and...

This could be 2021: Loss of loved ones; loss of homes or housing; lost...

The Year in Weed: Despite some rough patches, cannabis...

Since 2012, when Washington and Colorado legalized pot for adult use, every year has...

Run, Play and Enjoy The Town

Has your inner runner been restless recently? Or maybe your 2022 resolution is to...

It’s Not Too Late: Here are 10 splendid, shareable...

Instead of stressing to uncork stuff stuck in the supply chain, spin in any...

Passing the Green Torch: Pivoting and repurposing at Bay...

As a fourth-grader, Bay Area Green Tours Founding Executive Director Marissa LaMagna attended a...

Home Rule Blues: Residents in huge swaths of California...

Last month, the Sacramento Bee published a list of the 10 largest California cities...
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