Golden Gate Xpress

San Francisco leads the way with new family leave bill

Darcy Fracolli

April 12, 2016

San Francisco’s new paid family leave law is a big step forward for advocates of the cause. New parents who have worked for a company for at least 180 days will now be entitled to six weeks of fully paid leave. This plan...

Right to vaccinate child belongs to the parent

Xpress Staff

February 25, 2015

We live in a world where modern medicine has cured diseases, extended life expectancy and overcome hurdles that were once considered science fiction, but with the stigma that continues to surround vaccinating children, living...

Recent attacks question campus safety

Xpress Staff

February 11, 2015

On any given day, a casual stroll across campus might include seeing friends sunning on the quad, chatting with student club members in Malcolm X Plaza or making a quick pitstop at the convenient store for a snack before class....

Old news overcomes click-baiting in journalism world

Xpress Staff

February 5, 2015

The only thing truly predictable in journalism is the unpredictable. Sure, news is going to happen all day every day, but trying to determine which stories will make the most impact often requires a sixth sense—or just the right...

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