Letters to the Editor

To the Editor…

Posted August 28, 2014

Subject: SF Cuts Homeless Outreach
The cutback dates include the Thanksgiving holiday and weekend, traditionally a time of increased concern for the homeless and those without housing. It is also a period when increased stress results in additional needs for
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To the Editor…

Posted August 26, 2014

Subject: ‘Whose Schools? Our Schools’: Chicago Students Rise Up
The biggest problem in Chicago is the union for the 21st century.
There are just too many teachers who are not qualified or kept up with the latest teaching standards. Because
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To the Editor…

Posted August 26, 2014

Subject: The New York Homeless
I just got back from Manhattan.  I looked around and talked about the homeless with New Yorkers.  The situation in San Francisco is many times worse.  Have you looked at the quality of the shelters
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To the Editor…

Posted August 21, 2014

Subject: Response to: SOMA FAMILY BATTLES 4TH ELLIS EVICTION ATTEMPT by Jen Fieber
Beyond Chron Staff,
I am unsure of how much control the landlord holds in this situation; if his hand has somehow been forced by means unbeknownst to
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To the Editor…

Posted August 15, 2014

Subject: feh !
I beg to differ … candlestick will be dearly missed …
but I would never expect someone who grew up in Dodgerland to understand why
 
 
Joe Burke
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To the Editor…

Posted August 15, 2014

Subject: Good Riddance to Candlestick
I went to Candlestick once. The Giants were playing the Padres. I was wearing a down parka on a relatively warm day in San Francisco. The game went to 14 innings. I never went back.
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To the Editor…

Posted August 13, 2014

An excellent blog you wrote Is Clinton More Popular Than Obama? In view of her recent attacks on Obama, I no longer believe that her being nominated by the Democrats is inevitable. This is particularly in what she said in
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To the Editor…

Posted August 11, 2014

Subject: Is Airbnb Violating the ADA?
I applaud Mr. Planthold’s analysis.  The only short term rental platform that I am aware of that at least lists the ADA status of an apartment is VRBO.  He also points out the concerns
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