Arnold’s Lame-Duck CPUC De-Regulates Lifeline

Posted November 22, 2010 by Paul Hogarth

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) voted on November 19th to do what advocates for the poor had successfully blocked them from doing for over a year – mess with Universal Lifeline Telephone Service. While they “froze” Lifeline rates for
Read More »

Interview With Glendon “Anna Conda” Hyde

Posted November 22, 2010 by Peter Wong

One of District 6’s recent Supervisorial candidates was drag performer Glendon “Anna Conda” Hyde. Her colorful accomplishments included anti-Polk Street gentrification fighter, San Francisco nightlife events promoter, and Miss Marty’s School of Beauty cosmetology graduate. The former candidate talked to
Read More »

Hyatt Sweeps Dirty Safety Record Under the Rug

Posted November 19, 2010 by Carl Finamore

The Hyatt Corporation just posted quarterly profits that jumped six hundred percent with their stock prices climbing at around the same rate. Along with this jumping and climbing, the corporation has taken up running, as in running away from the
Read More »

Banks Continue Mass Eviction of Tenants after Foreclosure

Posted November 19, 2010 by Gabe Treves

New Report Compares National Banks’ Rental Policies Tenants Together, California’s statewide organization for renters’ rights, released a report yesterday surveying bank policies toward tenants after foreclosure. The report, entitled Without Justification: Banks Continue Mass Displacement of Innocent Tenants after Foreclosure
Read More »
Translate »