By Ed Diokno
Views From The Edge
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee reaffirmed the commitment of his city to remain a sanctuary city despite threats from President Donald Trump.
Wednesday, the president signed an executive order to deny federal grant funds to “sanctuary cities.” These cities have policies in place to restrict local law enforcement’s cooperation with federal immigration agents, with the … Read more
An Hawaiian teen who spent the last month recovering from brain surgery at Stanford Hospital in Palo Alto, California has been honored by San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee.
ABC7 News reported in April that his family’s car was broken into at Fisherman’s Wharf and all his medical records and … Read more
Right now he’s in danger of falling off the tight rope.
The event in San Francisco is part of the One Billion Rising for Justice campaign taking place in 184 countries on Valentines Day.
Participants in San Francisco will dance from the … Read more
SF Gate is reporting he’ll be the special guest of First Lady Michelle Obama along with Jason Collins who is the first NBA player to come out openly as gay and Boston marathon bombing survivors Carlos … Read more
Police say 21 pedestrians died in traffic accidents in San Francisco last year and many were Asian immigrants, mostly elderly.
Investigators believe differences between traffic system locally and in Asia may be causing … Read more
A landlord has refused to pay the compensation owed to an elderly Chinese American family (pictured) who has lived in their San Francisco apartment for 34 years and now faces eviction, reports the SF Examiner.
Gum Gee Lee, 73, and her husband, Poon Heung Lee, 79, along with their disabled 48-year old daughter had … Read more
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has intervened to temporarily postpone the eviction of an elderly Chinese American family and their disabled daughter, reports the SF Examiner.
According to tenant advocacy groups who talked to the Examiner, this is the first time they can recall a mayor intervening to ask a landlord to hold off … Read more