Posted in #Philadelphia #TheRealNews #Trump Kentucky Nov 5th election San Francisco Seattle Virginia

Off-Year Election Pushes Republicans Back, Are Political Winds Shifting?

The Nation’s John Nichols looks at lessons learned in Virginia, why Kentucky might be a bellwether, and the progressive battles taking place in our cities….

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Posted in #California #TheRealNews Gavin Newsom Green New Deal Green New Deal Fund London Breed Pacific Gas and Electric PG&E San Francisco

SF Officials Offer to Make Electricity Grid Public

By Steve Horn and Dharna Noor Top Photo Credit: JP Smith | Wikimedia Commons San Francisco has moved to municipalize Pacific Gas and Electric. In…

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Posted in #Privacy #Surveillance #TheRealNews Facial Recognition police state San Francisco Security Technology Silicon Valley

Facial Recognition Technology Ban for Police Is Important, but Not Enough

San Francisco, the ‘Silicon Valley’ city where facial recognition technology has been developed, is one of the first cities to recognize the risk to city…

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Posted in #Immigration #TheRealNews Chesa Boudin marc steiner San Francisco Sanctuary Cities Trump Tweets

Trump Using Refugees as Pawns and Public Policy for Vengeance

San Francisco District Attorney candidate Chesa Boudin calls Trump a coward and a bully who should be held legally accountable The post Trump Using Refugees…

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Posted in #California #TheRealNews cap and trade carbon trading Center for Biological Diversity climate change Gavin Newsom high-speed rail Jerry Brown san diego San Francisco Sierra Club wildfires

California Dreamin’ of Climate Action by Newsom, But Will He Deliver?

California Dreamin’ of Climate Action by Newsom, But Will He Deliver? By Steve Horn California is often hailed as a pioneer of climate change policy….

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