Neighbors, city employees and elected officials held a groundbreaking ceremony April 20 for a new large-scale community garden called “Sisterhood Farms.”
Many attendees had been part of three-year planning process since the idea was proposed by Peter Vaernet, a
Sorting out Progressives from Moderates
If there is one place that can parse the distinction between progressives and moderates, it’s California — particularly the Bay Area. The Chronicle asked some left-leaning leaders to define the difference.
Days after former New York Police Department (NYPD) Officer Peter Liang fatally shot Akai Gurley, an unarmed black man, in a Brooklyn housing project in November 2014, Cathy Dang headed to East New York to meet with people organizing on