A reflection on the value of Pride and queer camaraderie

— This (in many places mostly virtual) Pride Month, I decided to revisit a thought from three years ago. This piece is an edited and updated version of a reflection I wrote (but didn’t publish) shortly after attending the San Francisco Pride Parade in June 2018, my first proper experience…

Written by Alice Chu, edited by Larry Dang

When hearing about San Francisco’s South of Market district, many things may come to mind. You may think of the towering high rises and fancy shops surrounding the Metreon and Moscone Center near the Financial District. Or perhaps the term SoMa conjures…

Written by Larry Dang, edited by Alice Chu

Over the past five years, Oakland’s homeless population has increased dramatically. Recent surveys estimate a staggering 2,761 unsheltered people in the city in 2017, though most agree that that number is probably even lower than the harsh reality. The number of homeless…

Written by Larry Dang, edited by Alice Chu

On Wednesday evening, May 23rd, a group of students and community members gathered in a section of Kepler’s Books in Menlo Park to have a frank and emotionally vulnerable conversation about the effects of displacement in East Palo Alto and the surrounding…

Interview Conducted by Alice Chu and Larry Dang on May 9th, 2018

Transcription by Larry Dang

Click to listen to the interview: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1yI4LS1TUsEcNerU_CQZFp33t-TA3aTR6/view?usp=sharing

Erin Carson is a Construction Representative at the San Francisco Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development (SFMOHCD), a government office focusing on developing new and maintaining…

Larry Dang

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