Originally Published In Urbanview Newspaper, Oakland, CA



Straight Talk On The Sideshows
The Spin From OPD And State Senator Perata's Office
October 2, 2002

The Forest Watch
Is Forest City's Uptown Development Project The Mayor's Last Shot?
September 25, 2002

So What's The Sideshow Joke?
A Councilmember Laughs At A Credible Solution
September 18, 2002

The Build-It-Or-Lose-It Policy
Advice To A's Fans On The New Stadium
September 11, 2002

Speaking For The Dead
Invoking U'Kendra Johnson's Name To Promote A Bill
September 4, 2002

The Unrest At Alice Arts
Are Performing Arts Groups Being Forced Out To Make Way For The Mayor's Arts School?
August 28, 2002

The Rush To Renew Strong-Mayor
The November Vote On Measure X
August 21, 2002

A Finger In The Wind
The Mayor's Plan On Oakland's Rising Murder Rate, Part II
August 14, 2002

How Very Jerry
The Mayor's Plan On Oakland's Rising Murder Rate
August 7, 2002

The Eric Crawford Case File
What Police Actually Reported From The Night U'Kendra Johnson Died
July 31, 2002

Shelter Skelter
Oakland's Uneven Bus Shelter Policy
July 24, 2002

A Yard Dog Town
All The Barking Over Top Officials' Salary Increases
July 17, 2002

Proper Receptacles
Talking Trash
July 10, 2002

Oakland's Political Dominoes
Which Oakland Politician Is Up For What
July 3, 2002

The Difference Between An Impromptu Sideshow And...
June 26, 2002

Where The Blame Lies
Thoughts On Our Money-Raising Governor
June 19, 2002

A Letter In The Mail
U'Kendra Johnson And The Sideshow Confiscation Bill
June 12, 2002

What Happened At Carijama
The Troubles At The End Of Mosswood Park's Popular Caribbean Festival
June 5, 2002

Panic Attack
May 29, 2002

Turning It Off
May 22, 2002

Seven Murders In A Single Weekend
May 15, 2002

The Troubles With Harry, And Other Stuff
May 8, 2002

Red Queen Justice
May 1, 2002

Proposed, A Trade
April 24, 2002

Following Up
April 17, 2002

Correcting a Previous EIRror
April 10, 2002

Looking Into The Abyss
April 3, 2002

Openings, Grand And Otherwise
March 27, 2002

Mad Bulls, Mad Skills, And Million Dollar Bills
March 20, 2002

Run, Jerry, Run
March 13, 2002

Oakland Images In These Latter Days
March 6, 2002

February 27, 2002

These Mean Streets
February 20, 2002

Inappropriate Behavior
February 13, 2002

O.G.'s And G.O.P.'s
February 6, 2002

Council Changes
January 30, 2002

A Tale Of The Two's
January 23, 2002

Point And Counterpoint
Anonymous Email Letter And Column Response
January 16, 2002

Clever Children
January 9, 2002

Diarrhea of the Mouth; Constipation of the Brain
January 2, 2002

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