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Tag: Racial Issues

Proposed Bayview Homeless Shelter Stirs Up Controversy

April 20, 2014 | 8:00 am

Proposed Bayview Homeless Shelter Stirs Up Controversy

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Some residents complain the neighborhood is a dumping ground for unwanted city projects.

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What San Francisco’s Chinese-Americans Are Saying About Leland Yee

April 2, 2014 | 8:30 am

What San Francisco’s Chinese-Americans Are Saying About Leland Yee

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Reactions range from disappointment and shock to embarrassment and shame.

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Chinese-American Political Power Comes of Age in Affirmative Action Fight

April 1, 2014 | 3:21 pm

Chinese-American Political Power Comes of Age in Affirmative Action Fight

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In killing bill by California Democrats this year, they are demonstrating a growing political power.

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Bill to Restore College Affirmative Action Hits Roadblock

March 17, 2014 | 2:27 pm

Bill to Restore College Affirmative Action Hits Roadblock

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Assembly speaker halts consideration of proposal amid backlash from many Asian Americans in California.

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Richmond Public Housing Residents Say They’re Plagued With Filth, Vermin, Mold and Raw Sewage

February 17, 2014 | 12:01 am

Richmond Public Housing Residents Say They’re Plagued With Filth, Vermin, Mold and Raw Sewage

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Mice, mold, bedbugs, cockroaches, squatters and prostitutes are just a few of the problems in some units.

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Muslim-American Men in the Bay Area Write About Love

February 14, 2014 | 10:33 am

Muslim-American Men in the Bay Area Write About Love

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Collection ranges from essays on marriage to stories about awkwardness of asking a girl out on a date.

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S.F. Pediatrician on How ‘Toxic Stress’ Affects Children’s Health, Education

February 10, 2014 | 7:30 am

S.F. Pediatrician on How ‘Toxic Stress’ Affects Children’s Health, Education

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At the Center for Youth Wellness on Third Street, Dr. Nadine Burke Harris works with poor children.

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Task Force Chair Tackles Racial Harassment at San Jose State

February 7, 2014 | 5:13 pm

Task Force Chair Tackles Racial Harassment at San Jose State

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A task force is examining race relations at San Jose State following an alleged hate crime on campus.

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In Oakland, Using Video Games to Build a Bridge to Silicon Valley

February 7, 2014 | 4:03 pm

In Oakland, Using Video Games to Build a Bridge to Silicon Valley

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Industry-supported program aims to give under-represented youth a shot at tech-focused careers.

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Report Details Alleged Hate Crimes at San Jose State

February 3, 2014 | 6:42 pm

Report Details Alleged Hate Crimes at San Jose State

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“Internal communication failure” kept the university’s president in the dark for over a month.

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