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A Super Exodus

A Super Exodus

Sean McGrier

October 5, 2015

San Francisco Park Ranger Vidal asks for a homeless man to leave an alcove at Civic Center Plaza where he slept, Sep.11. (Qing Huang/ Xpress)   By Sean McGrier [dropcap size="50px"]W[/dropcap]hen Super Bowl 50 arrives in the Bay Area in February, it will bring together two teams battlin...

Shower on Wheels

Martin, a homeless man, post-shower, in front the Lava Mae bust at 344 Ellis Street in San Francisco's Tenderloin district. (David Henry)

Lissette Vargas

April 22, 2015

Martin, a homeless man, post-shower, in front the Lava Mae bust at 344 Ellis Street in San Francisco's Tenderloin district. (David Henry)   *First names only have been used to protect the identities of the homeless/former homeless individuals interviewed for the story. Staring out the win...

Homeless Migration

Alec Fernandes

December 13, 2014

The number of people living on the streets of San Francisco has changed recently. Here is a look, Life in San Francisco can be encapsulated by a single phrase: You get what you pay for. The cost of living has been steadily increasing as young professionals recognize the City by the Bay’s appeal ...

Kicking for change

Nadine Quitania

October 23, 2014

On the basketball court underneath the Interstate 280 overpass, men and women gather on a chilly September evening and introduce themselves twenty minutes before the last practice at Mission Bay Creek Park. There is a mix of old and new players from Street Soccer USA (SS USA). A tall man wearing a...

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