Upfront

Rut Causes

Although Point Reyes Station catches more than a few sunrays on a recent late-August day, the northern tip of the Seashore, which is administered...

Hunger Games

Last month, Yuri sat in her dining room in San Jose, turned on the television, and heard something that made her sit...

Divisive Data?

The timing couldn’t be any better for 5G technology to appear on the scene.Not because the fifth generation (hence, 5G) of mobile networking will...

UCSC Microbe Machines

The Bay Area has a recycling problem. It’s true that cities from San Rafael to San Jose have residential recycling services and public trash...

Homeward Bound

Marin County Supervisor Dennis Rodoni was on KWMR recently, the West Marin public radio station in Pt. Reyes Station, talking housing policy, the high...

Innocence Lost

Jarvis Jay Masters has exhausted his final state appeal. The Buddhist author and death-row inmate at San Quentin had a hearing before the California...

Mob Rules

The footage coming out of Charlottesville, Virginia in August of 2017 was horrifying: first, on Friday night, a torchlight rally of pallid-faced white nationalist...

Nationalist Emergency

“We have been feeling the brunt of this administration—the brunt of the constant criminalization of immigrants, since 2015,” says Danielle Walker. She’s the spokesperson...

The Defiant Ones

Dr. Itoco Garcia has experienced the best and the worst of Marin County first-hand when it comes to education and discrimination.Garcia, two months into...

Pot Stickler

When JJ Kaplan was a supervisor for the San Francisco–based cannabis collective SPARC, he saw a lot of trash headed for the garbage bin.“I...