THE PUBLIC EYE:Hillary Can Win Big

Bob Burnett
Friday July 15, 2016 - 12:24:00 PM

Hillary Clinton staggered out of the worst week of her 2016 presidential campaign with a 3 percent lead over Donald Trump. Nonetheless, it’s likely she will move forward to a resounding victory in November. Here’s what Hillary needs to do. -more-

ECLECTIC RANT: McAllister/Jones standoff demonstrates SFPD revised use of force policy saves lives

Ralph E. Stone
Friday July 15, 2016 - 12:51:00 PM

On July 6, I was on the 5-Fulton bus going home. The bus pulled into the bus stop at Jones and McAllister Streets here in San Francisco, when we saw a shirtless man facing two police officers with their guns drawn. The bus quickly moved on. I didn’t know the conclusion of the incident until it was reported in the news later that day. -more-

ON MENTAL ILLNESS: You Don't Have to Like Your Psychiatrist

Jack Bragen
Friday July 15, 2016 - 12:49:00 PM

In 1984, I disliked the psychiatrist I saw at Kaiser in Hayward. I had been noncompliant with medication and, as a result, had been put on injections of Prolixin administered by a nurse--so that persons who were treating me could be certain that I was medicated. -more-