THE PUBLIC EYE: Clinton vs. Trump: First Impressions

Bob Burnett
Friday February 26, 2016 - 04:49:00 PM

Eight months before the presidential election, it’s clear that voters are going to have choose between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump. It’s only been nine months since “the Donald” announced his candidacy, but in that time he has turned the Republican establishment upside down. The race to the finish line, on November 8, promises to be a nail biter. -more-

ECLECTIC RANT: Permanent Housing for Homeless: An Unsolvable Problem?

Ralph E. Stone
Friday February 26, 2016 - 04:54:00 PM

My wife and I arrived in San Francisco in 1971. Since at least that time, getting the homeless into housing or shelters has been a "concern" or a priority for every administration. Yet, the number of homeless keeps increasing from about 6,248 in 2005 to about 6,686 in 2015. -more-

ON MENTAL ILLNESS: Thirty-Two Years on Antipsychotic Medications

Jack Bragen
Friday February 26, 2016 - 04:26:00 PM

Antipsychotic medications haven't made my intellect inoperative. I haven't become impaired from them. I am able to feel pain and to cry, and I am able to enjoy certain things. My mind is nimble enough to where I am not verbally outmaneuvered by most psychotherapists unless I allow it. -more-