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A Guide to Fighting Street Harassment: How Bystanders Can Best Intervene on Behalf of Women Being Harassed

[caption id="attachment_51628" align="aligncenter" width="512"] Enough is Enough street rally, image courtesy EnoughIsFuckingEnough.com[/caption] Street harassment in the Bay Area has gotten so bad that women are putting

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Win Tix to See Soul Singer Kendra Morris at The New Parish on 6/14

I first got turned on to Kendra Morris by Rdio (goddamn I love Rdio!). I had been listening to some other soul artist's station and when "Concrete

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A Huge List of Bar Trivia Nights in San Francisco (And Oakland and Berkeley Too!)

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Trivia is exactly what its name tells you: the trivial gunk knowledge that clogs up the important, higher functioning regions

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A Borinquen Soul Summer…

If you think you've met a Puerto Rican, you haven't. You'd never have to question it, because where there is a PR...there will be the flag. Even

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It’s Always a Good Time at the Kingfish

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It’s time for you to make a field trip to the East Bay to check out the Kingfish. (Or,

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Hiyaaa!: A karate chop to the wallet…

Hiyaaa! is either a popular truck, or I just got there too late. They were out of everything, and so I settled...was forced to settle on curry. But,

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Hawker Fare: Cheap Fancy Date Fare

Most of my friend's teenage years are emblazoned with memories of family vacations, family reunions and getting their licenses. Mine are not. Mine are filled with waking up

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Broke-Ass of the Week – DJ Sake One

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life of brokeitude.  Who knows, maybe you’ll learn something about the human spirit…probably

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Oakland Eat Real Festival: Got $5?

The annual Eat Real Festival was upon us this weekend at Jack London Square in downtown Oakland. If you are a fan of ANYTHING food related, you would