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Seattle and the Demons of Ambition, by Fred Moody

Posted May 20, 2004 by Randy Shaw

It is a rare for a book to raise new questions about such diverse subjects as technology, ambition, progress, the impact of the dot-com boom, urban development, and the true agenda of Bill Gates. Even rarer is the book that
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The RADAR Reading Series No. 11

Posted May 20, 2004 by Michelle Tea

Tuesday, May 25th 6:00pm San Francisco Main Library downstairs in the Latino Reading Room.All ages. Free. With:EDDY JOE COTTON, founding member of The Yard Dogs Road Show, a sideshow-inspired vaudeville review that has been stumbling around the Western United States
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Why the Mayor’s Housing Bond is Unacceptable

Posted May 20, 2004 by Sister Bernie Galvin

The Mayor’s proposed $185 million housing bond is unacceptable to many of us. Here is why: Mayor Newsom’s original proposal of $150 million for supportive housing was one to which those of us who work with homeless people and/or on
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Distractions Says No to Bush and War

Posted May 20, 2004 by E. "Doc" Smith

Distractions, a store in the city’s Haight-Ashbury district, recently turned its front window into a powerful statement on President Bush and the Iraq War with a display of protest t-shirts – one of which got a passenger ejected from an
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Seattle and the Demons of Ambition by Fred Moody

Posted May 19, 2004 by Randy Shaw

It is a rare for a book to raise new questions about such diverse subjects as technology, ambition, progress, the impact of the dot-com boom, urban development, and the true agenda of Bill Gates. Even rarer is the book that
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USA Hostels picks up another SRO

USA Hostels picks up another SRO

Posted May 19, 2004 by Randy Shaw

Last week, Beyond Chron reported that USA Hostels had purchased the Amsterdam Hotel at 749 Taylor Street. We have now confirmed that the company has leased the Glenwood Hotel at 717 Sutter. This is the second residential hotel taken over
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Anger at SF State over Schwarznegger Budget

Posted May 19, 2004 by Jessica Jones

“The California budget deficit of nearly 15 billion should not fall onto the backs of the State Universities, UC system, and community colleges,” argue members of the San Francisco State University’s Labors Militant. “While the budget cuts force Universities to
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