.Bohemian Staff & Contributors

Dec 6, 2022

Letters, Week of Dec. 7

Cycle of Life As a former member of PETA, I am often asked why I no longer support the work of this once-great organization. PETA...
Jul 13, 2022


QUESTIONS: 1 California’s longest highway has what route number? 2 What animal was named “eight feet” in Greek and Latin? 3 What is the Inuit word for...
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Feb 16, 2022

Letters to the Editor — In Response to Absurd Harte Ad

Dear Readers A certain paid advertisement has appeared in our pages that has raised both the eyebrows and the ire of some readers—not to mention...
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Feb 15, 2022

True Democracy—A Utopian Idea

By Robert Raven I’ve long had a replica of the Declaration of Independence, but it recently broke in two.  Our democracy is likewise broken. The...
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Feb 8, 2022

Letters to the Editor—Grassroots work from Golden Gate Village and Marin Housing Authority

Grassroots Housing In a time when so many citizens feel alienated and powerless, the example of Golden Gate Village residents is a tribute to grassroots...
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Dec 22, 2021

Reform Health Care—California Could Lead the Way

By Ann Troy, M.D. In the third quarter of 2021, each of the major health-insurance companies made over $1 billion in profit. This is money...
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Dec 15, 2021

Enter Sandman—Remembering Metallica at the Phoenix Theatre

By Andrew Haynes Metallica’s “San Francisco Takeover” happens this weekend. Their 40th-anniversary celebration is well deserved, as the guys have weathered storm after storm and...
Jul 28, 2021

Letters to the Editor: Water Wellness

California water well contractors: Now is the time to inspect your water well! California, like much of the West, is facing a year of extreme...