Belen G.yesus pours a latte at Zo11 Coffee roasters in San Francisco's Fillmore District on March 23, 2016

Caffeinated Culture: Ethiopian Tradition in a Cup of Coffee

Arash Malekzadeh May 29, 2016

By: Arash Malekzadeh It was in Addis Ababa, the capital city of Ethiopia, where five-year-old Alex Assefa had his first sip. His house was packed with relatives and his great grandmother was hosting...

Safe needle supplies San Francisco Drug User Union provides to the community. Photo taken on Monday, March 28, 2016. (Perng-chih Huang/Xpress)

Needles in a Haystack : San Francisco and the Path to Safer Drug Use

Arash Malekzadeh April 13, 2016

By: Arash Malekzadeh Michael Siever sat comfortably on his purple couch, sunlight pouring into his Victorian apartment and highlighting his grey mustache and silver hooped earrings. His bracelets jingled...

A community member by the name of Kilo G holds up a fist in front of a panel of SFPD members including Police Chief Greg Suhr during a community forum regarding the death of Mario Woods.

A Change Is Gonna Come

Arash Malekzadeh April 11, 2016

By: Arash Malekzadeh Riot gear hung from the tense hands of three rows of San Francisco Police Department officers, positioned austerely on the steps of San Francisco City Hall to fortify the entrance...

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