Tag Archives: Central America

After the game teams give each other high to respect fot the cross town rivalry.

Mission High Soccer Team Rolls Over John O’Connell

This year the Yaotl trophy stayed at Mission High School — not because the Mission High School Bears’ head coach Scott Kennedy forgot to bring the trophy to Kezar Stadium, but because the Bears beat...
A 1980s protest in the Mission District.  Poet Roberto Vargas is on the left, Francisco Flores, center, and the author Alejandro Murgia is on the right.

When the Mission Ran With Rebels

It was a humanitarian response to a 1972 earthquake that inadvertently led to a Mission-based solidarity movement that impacted revolutions in Central America, turned the 24th and 16th Street BART stations into gathering points for...