Concerns In SF Chinatown Over Immigration Reform [KCBS]

“The baby giraffe, not yet named, spent her first morning in the public eye doing mostly what she’s been doing in her nine-day life: sleeping, eating, pooping and exploring.”
SF Zoo’s baby giraffe at height of cuteness [Chron]

“As promised, in the spirit of fairness and transparency, we are calling for an open forum where we can hear the full range of the community’s concerns”
Pride to hold forum on Bradley Manning [Chron]

“On May 29, a group of Walmart workers assembled outside the residence of Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer, a Walmart director, who has a 38th floor penthouse apartment above the Four Seasons on Market Street in San Francisco.”
Wal-Mart workers strike, rally outside Marissa Mayer’s SF penthouse [SFBG]

“Assemblyman Tom Ammiano, D-San Francisco, said in a statement that his bill was suspended largely because of the costs of setting up new infrastructure and enforcing the new rules. But he vowed to negotiate with advocates and opponents through the rest of this year to protect the legal rights of homeless people.”
State Homeless ‘Bill of Rights’ Put on Hold Until Next Year [PP]

“Well, I am proud to say I didn’t understand a word of that!”
Old People At The Movies [Chron]

the author

Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at

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