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Kyle Heise

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Born and raised in the East Bay, and a fifth-generation San Franciscan. He has studied and worked on three continents and lived in eight countries. Kyle lives and works in San Francisco.

Supervisor Melgar votes down Free Muni despite 91% of her district supportingBay Area

Supervisor Melgar votes down Free Muni despite 91% of her district supporting

San Francisco — The fight to make San Francisco’s municipal transit — Muni — free for riders has staunch supporters
Mayor Announces New Budget Without Including Voter-Approved Affordable HousingBay Area

Mayor Announces New Budget Without Including Voter-Approved Affordable Housing

San Francisco — “Trickle-down economics has never worked, and it’s time to grow the economy from the bottom and the
SF Head of Homeless Response Blames Homelessness on Amenities and Pushes EnforcementBay Area

SF Head of Homeless Response Blames Homelessness on Amenities and Pushes Enforcement

A series of emails, released via the Sunshine Act, showed one of San Francisco’s top homelessness chiefs arguing that providing
Jackie Fielder and the Daybreak PAC: An incubator for progressive successUncategorized

Jackie Fielder and the Daybreak PAC: An incubator for progressive success

San Francisco — As a 26-year-old, indigenous, queer, and Latina Democratic Socialist, Jackie Fielder is looking for more ways to
FEMA confirms retroactive payments for Shelter-in-Place Hotel ProgramBay Area

FEMA confirms retroactive payments for Shelter-in-Place Hotel Program

Earlier this year, the White House confirmed that through the Federal Emergency Management Agency that local governments will be 100%
Chevron Admits Mass Pollution in the Bay Area While Blaming EngineersBay Area

Chevron Admits Mass Pollution in the Bay Area While Blaming Engineers

Chevron has admitted to a serious incident during the week of Nov. 2 2020 that caused mass pollution. KQED originally
Alphabet Workers Union Wins Settlement for a Suspended WorkerBusiness

Alphabet Workers Union Wins Settlement for a Suspended Worker

Alphabet Workers Union (AWU) won a settlement filed against Google and its contractor, Modis E&T for Unfair Labor Practice. The
In Conversation With Long-Time Socialist Tom GallagherCalifornia

In Conversation With Long-Time Socialist Tom Gallagher

The San Francisco Independent Journal recently had the pleasure to talk with long-time socialist and DSA member Tom Gallagher. The
Catch up with District 5 Supervisor Dean PrestonBay Area

Catch up with District 5 Supervisor Dean Preston

Recently, the SFIJ had the opportunity to meet and catch up with San Francisco’s District 5 Supervisor Dean Preston. Dean,
Supervisor Preston Proposes Public Bike Share for the CityBay Area

Supervisor Preston Proposes Public Bike Share for the City

Public transit like many City functions is in flux: Muni is running at a skeletal pace and the cable cars