Opinion




Experiencing the Egyptian Revolution

Samuel Vengrinovich is originally from San Francisco and currently lives in Tel Aviv-Jaffa. He has a bachelor’s degree in international relations from SF State and…



Japan needs aid now

A 9.0 magnitude earthquake, a 30-foot tall tsunami and a melting nuclear reactor are just the beginning. Whole villages have been swept away. The power…



Dems: Don't just give up

With the fracture of state legislatures between Republican and Democrat lawmakers sweeping the country, the American political system is further deteriorating. It appears that this…




Day of inadequate Action

Flash back to March 4, 2010. Last year’s Day of Action united students in all levels of the California education system. People protested. Walk-outs took…















F-word considered unfashionable

Generation Y has proved that women’s rights are passé.  All that feminist squawking and arguing about things like domestic violence, equal pay and the impossible…



STAFF EDITORIAL: Not everyone counts

When San Francisco last conducted a citywide count of the homeless population in 2009, it concluded that there were 6,514 homeless people. By most accounts, however,…