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Art and Film

New Film Chronicles Life of Transgender Trailblazer Miss Major
Truthout, 11/9/2015

Are Humans the Queerest Animal? asks Artist Craig Calderwood
SF Weekly, 9/25/2015

The Filmmakers Behind ‘Criminal Queers’ Explain Why “Queer Liberation is Prison Abolition”
In These Times, 6/26/2015

Israel’s “Pro-Gay” Occupation: An Interview with Dean Spade
Truthout, 5/1/2015

Thinking About a Cure with Jason Fritz-Michael and Matt Momchilov
No More Potlucks No. 20, March/April 2012

Measuring Up
Evan Roberts’ 33 Teeth
Austin Chronicle, 1/13/2012

Liberating Liberace
Filmmaker Chris Vargas Remixes the Life of a Gay Idol
East Bay Express, 5/11/2011

Living Art
Queer World-Making with Danny Orendorff and Adrienne Skye-Roberts
No More Potlucks No. 14, May/June 2011


Disability

HIV Is Not a Murder Weapon
Truthout, 9/25/2015

Cops shouldn’t be above the Americans with Disabilities Act
Fusion, 3/27/2015

Talking Crip Culture with Caitlin Wood
make/shift, Issue 16, Winter/Spring 2014/2015

Criptiques Explores the Provocative Side of Disability
The Bilerico Project, 5/18/2014

Disabled Americans fight for transport rights
Al Jazeera English, 3/6/2014

The Invisible Punishment of Prisoners With Disabilities
The Nation, 7/23/2013

Disability Advocates, Nursing Home Industry Battle for Health Care Dollars for Aging, Disabled
Truthout, 4/28/2013

How Did Kayla Moore Die?
East Bay Express, 3/5/2013

As More Disabled People Sue and Protest, Politicians Draw Line on Accessibility
Truthout, 12/26/2012

Is $33,000 Too Much for a Life-Saving Drug?
Huffington Post, 12/26/2012

Thinking About a Cure with Jason Fritz-Michael and Matt Momchilov
No More Potlucks No. 20, March/April 2012


LGBT/Queer

San Francisco Will Soon Have the World’s First Transgender Cultural District
Vice, 2/2/2017

Nine LGBTQ Stories Big Media Missed in 2016
Truthout, 12/28/2016

Gay Neoliberal Candidate in San Francisco Disproves Myths About LGBT Values
Truthout, 11/5/2016

How a queer liberation collective has stayed radical for almost 40 years
Waging Nonviolence, 7/23/2016

How the United States’ First LGBT National Memorial Gets It Wrong
With Grace Dunham
Truthout, 7/2/2016

Ten LGBTQ News Stories the Mainstream Media Ignored in 2015
Truthout, 12/29/2015

New Film Chronicles Life of Transgender Trailblazer Miss Major
Truthout, 11/9/2015

Are Humans the Queerest Animal? asks Artist Craig Calderwood
SF Weekly, 9/25/2015

HIV Is Not a Murder Weapon
Truthout, 9/25/2015

The Filmmakers Behind ‘Criminal Queers’ Explain Why “Queer Liberation is Prison Abolition”
In These Times, 6/26/2015

In Theaters Now: Israel’s Gay Public Relations Campaign
Bitch, 6/16/2015

Israel’s “Pro-Gay” Occupation: An Interview with Dean Spade
Truthout, 5/1/2015

How many more trans people need to die before we pay attention?
Fusion, 2/26/2015

No to Prison Industrial Complex: San Francisco’s Trans Community Responds to Brutal Murders
Truthout, 2/25/2015

Human Rights Campaign Under Fire in LGBT Community
Truthout, 1/11/2015

Nine LGBTQ Stories Big Media Ignored in 2014
Truthout, 12/31/2014

Transgender Activists Speak Out Against Campaign to End Trans Military Ban
Truthout, 7/21/2014

Exposing Israel’s ‘pinkwashing’
Waging Nonviolence, 6/23/2014

Trans community gets a public face
Central City Extra, May 2014

Bitch In: Reina Gossett
Bitch, Spring 2014

Be Killed or Be Caged?
The Advocate, 7/18/2013

How Did Kayla Moore Die?
East Bay Express, 3/5/2013

The Queer Case Against Prisons
Truthout, 2/16/2013

Erasing Gay and Transgender History
Huffington Post, 2/6/2013

Is $33,000 Too Much for a Life-Saving Drug?
Huffington Post, 12/26/2012

De-Pinkwashing Israel
Truthout, 11/17/2012

Trans Prisoners Fight Abuse
In These Times, 11/2012

No More Prisons, No More Closets
Huffington Post, 6/12/2012

Thinking About a Cure with Jason Fritz-Michael and Matt Momchilov
No More Potlucks No. 20, March/April 2012

The Place ‘It Gets Better’ Forgot
East Bay Express, 2/8/2012

Queer and Locked Up
Sexual minorities face tough life behind bars
Davis Enterprise, 2/7/2012

Measuring Up
Evan Roberts’ 33 Teeth
Austin Chronicle, 1/13/2012

Book Editors Say Queers “Shouldn’t Ask to Sit at the Table — We Should Dismantle the Table”
SF Weekly, 9/7/2011

Liberating Liberace
Filmmaker Chris Vargas Remixes the Life of a Gay Idol
East Bay Express, 5/11/2011

Living Art
Queer World-Making with Danny Orendorff and Adrienne Skye-Roberts
No More Potlucks No. 14, May/June 2011

LGBT Murals Are So Castro
SFist, 2/23/2011

What Is It Like to Be Young, Queer, and Behind Bars?
The Abolitionist No. 14, Winter 2011, and The Bilerico Project, 12/13/2010


Palestine

Pro-Israel and Arab groups wrangle over Arabic instruction in SF schools
Al Jazeera America, 9/1/2015

Professor ‘un-hiring’ fuels battle for academic freedom
Waging Nonviolence, 12/4/2014

Palestinian Activism Grows at US Universities
Al Jazeera English, 12/6/2013


Prisons

New Film Chronicles Life of Transgender Trailblazer Miss Major
Truthout, 11/9/2015

HIV Is Not a Murder Weapon
Truthout, 9/25/2015

The Filmmakers Behind ‘Criminal Queers’ Explain Why “Queer Liberation is Prison Abolition”
In These Times, 6/26/2015

How many more trans people need to die before we pay attention?
Fusion, 2/26/2015

No to Prison Industrial Complex: San Francisco’s Trans Community Responds to Brutal Murders
Truthout, 2/25/2015

State Prisons to Institute New Censorship Rules
East Bay Express, 6/17/2014

No Longer a Prisoner of the Past
With Martha Wallner
Rhode Island ‘bans the box,’ opening up job opportunities for the formerly incarcerated.
In These Times, 9/2013

The Fight Against Putting Teens in Solitary
East Bay Express, 8/21/2013

State to Send More Inmates to Fungal-Infected Prisons
East Bay Express, 8/14/2013

The Invisible Punishment of Prisoners With Disabilities
The Nation, 7/23/2013

Be Killed or Be Caged?
The Advocate, 7/18/2013

Hungry for Reform
California prisoners prepare for another hunger strike to protest persistently deplorable conditions
San Francisco Bay Guardian, 7/3/2013

Groups Allege California Prison Policies Amount to State-Sanctioned Torture
Fog City Journal, 5/2/2013

How Hula Dancing Came to Arizona Prisons
Hyphen, 4/8/2013

The Queer Case Against Prisons
Truthout, 2/16/2013

Islands in the Sand
Why thousands of Hawaiian prisoners are languishing in the Arizona desert
Hyphen, Spring 2013

Trans Prisoners Fight Abuse
In These Times, 11/2012

Want Real Safety? Try Jobs and Housing
Huffington Post, 9/18/2012

No More Prisons, No More Closets
Huffington Post, 6/12/2012

The Place ‘It Gets Better’ Forgot
East Bay Express, 2/8/2012

Queer and Locked Up
Sexual minorities face tough life behind bars
Davis Enterprise, 2/7/2012

Book Editors Say Queers “Shouldn’t Ask to Sit at the Table — We Should Dismantle the Table”
SF Weekly, 9/7/2011

What Is It Like to Be Young, Queer, and Behind Bars?
The Abolitionist No. 14, Winter 2011, and The Bilerico Project, 12/13/2010


Bay Area

Real Estate Execs Disrupt Nonprofit Housing
SF Weekly, 9/28/2017

The problem with YIMBY
SF Examiner, 5/21/2017

YIMBYs: The Alt-Right Darlings of the Real Estate Industry
Truthout, 5/10/2017

San Francisco Will Soon Have the World’s First Transgender Cultural District
Vice, 2/2/2017

Gay Neoliberal Candidate in San Francisco Disproves Myths About LGBT Values
Truthout, 11/5/2016

Fillmore Tenants go on Strike to Protest Rising Rents
SF Weekly, 12/30/2015

Facebook Wants to Lure Workers into the Suburbs With a $10,000 Bonus
SF Weekly, 12/18/2015

Rent control poised for comeback in tech-booming Northern California
Al Jazeera America, 10/20/2015

SF gentrification pushes lower-income residents into radioactive areas
Al Jazeera America, 6/4/2015

Hot rental market sparks suspicions of landlord arson in San Francisco
Al Jazeera America, 4/2/2015

Privatizing Public Housing: The “Genocide of Poor People”
Truthout, 3/13/2015

Mark Zuckerberg’s immigration hustle
Fusion, 3/12/2015

Affordable housing in San Francisco affordable only for upwardly mobile
Al Jazeera America, 2/3/2015

Single-Room Occupancy Buildings: Last Bastion of Affordable Housing in San Francisco?
With Andrew Szeto
Truthout, 11/15/2014

“Socially Responsible” Capitalism Still Feeds the Disease
Truthout, 9/16/2014

Tutors in the Fine Art of Eviction Under Fire in San Francisco
Truthout, 6/13/2014

Tech Companies Adopt Astroturfing to Get Their (Wicked) Way
Truthout, 4/20/2014

Google for Media? How Big Tech Is Shaping Journalism
Truthout, 3/14/2014

Unintended – and Anti-Social – Consequences of Social Media Use
With Eric A. Stanley
Truthout, 3/4/2014