Street Art: Stencils workshop at Root Division

Okay, this isn’t good.  The Root Division, a non-profit arts organization, has been working out of a space on 17th Street for years. Now, they are threatened with another rent increase, according to the SF Weekly. 

The Root Division was on 17th Street when it was considered the hinterlands and in the minds of many on that block – Mission Local used to be there as well – helped stabilize the block. READ MORE HERE

Lydia Chávez

I’ve been a Mission resident since 1998 and a professor emeritus at Berkeley’s J-school since 2019 when I retired. I got my start in newspapers at the Albuquerque Tribune in the city where I was born...

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  1. Always looking at the negative side of the situation.

    4,000 hours to over 1,000 kids that perhaps can’t afford art classes is a good thing.

    Your MO is to move those that can’t afford their Mission spaces to Oakland or the Bayview.

    You fail to see any good with any organization providing a social service.

    But then again – we know you are a useless troll.

    And you try to hide your racist babble on occasion. It doesn’t work.

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