David Chiu

Compromises deliver results


OPINION When Guardian Editor Steven T. Read more »

In city workers' shoes

While we court new businesses, we also need to reinvest in public employees


We both work under City Hall's iconic dome as civil servants. While I often work late into the evening hours as a supervisor, Robert's back-breaking work as a janitor is often done past the midnight hour, five nights a week.

I had the opportunity to meet Robert last week, as part of the "Walk A Day In Our Shoes" program of Service Employees International Union, Local 1021.Read more »

The class of 2008: an agenda

We are committed to ushering in a new tone of cooperation and unity in San Francisco

OPINION Every few years, San Francisco's political landscape is remade. Read more »