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BART Strike

For Top Brass at Both BART and UC Berkeley, Impunity Prevails

Randy Shaw | Posted 02.04.2014 | San Francisco
Randy Shaw

We hear a lot about income inequality, but what about inequality in evaluating job performance?

BART Strike Is A Commuter's Nightmare

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 10.18.2013 | San Francisco

A transit nightmare for Bay Area commuters became a reality this morning when -- for the second time in four months -- workers for the region’s larg...

Are BART Unions Prepared for Public Disdain Now Targeted at the Tea Party?

David Paul | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
David Paul

Like the Tea Party, BART workers have the strong support of barely one-quarter of the population. Yet, there is little doubt that those that support the goals and tactics of the BART unions particularly revile the Tea Party, and would be loath to acknowledge those things that they have in common.

The Week to Week News Quiz for Friday 8/16/13

John Zipperer | Posted 10.16.2013 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

If hyperloops excite you and olinguitos don't make you hungry, you should do pretty well on our latest Week to Week news quiz.

The BART Strike and Mainstream Media

David Macaray | Posted 07.11.2013 | San Francisco
David Macaray

On July 1, the unionized employees of BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) went out on what became a four and a half day strike. Despite the melodramatic to...

Robin Wilkey

BARTPOCALYPSE: What Happens When A Major City's Transit System Shuts Down? | Robin Wilkey | Posted 07.01.2013 | San Francisco

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) workers went on strike early Monday morning, leaving the San Francisco Bay Area's 400,000 daily riders stranded during t...

DON'T PANIC: There May Be A Silver Lining (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Carly Schwartz | Posted 10.18.2013 | San Francisco

Bay Area residents went into a collective state of panic after hearing BART workers officially gave notice that they were prepared to strike when thei...

Your Commute May Get A Whole Lot Worse...

Aaron Sankin | Posted 06.25.2013 | San Francisco

As negotiations between BART management and the unions representing nearly 3,000 employees grow more contentious, a strike that could leave the transi...