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San Francisco Library Offers Homeless People Mental Health Services

San Francisco Library Offers Homeless People Mental Health Services

mag415 April 2, 2016 0

Mental health care in the U.S. usually gets discussed, if at all, when its in a conversation about gun control after a mass shooting. Rather than continue the pattern of not making mental health

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Top Medical Experts Say We Should Decriminalize All Drugs

Top Medical Experts Say We Should Decriminalize All Drugs

mag415 March 30, 2016 0

A panel of 22 medical experts called together by Johns Hopkins University and leading medical journal, The Lancet, has released a report advising governments around the world to decriminalise all nonviolent drug use and possession.

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San Francisco Mayor Bars City Workers’ Travel to North Carolina Over Transgender Bathroom Law

San Francisco Mayor Bars City Workers’ Travel to North Carolina Over Transgender Bathroom Law

mag415 March 26, 2016 0

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee on Friday said he is banning city employees from traveling to North Carolina on public business after the state passed a law limiting transgender rights. “We are standing united as San Franciscans to condemn North Carolina’s new discriminatory law that

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Veganism Could Save More Than 8.1 Million Lives by 2050

Veganism Could Save More Than 8.1 Million Lives by 2050

mag415 March 25, 2016 0

Good news vegans! According to a new study, you might be saving a lot of lives! The Oxford University study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, says that eating less

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President Obama Is Skipping Nancy Reagan’s Funeral For SXSW And Some People Aren’t Happy

President Obama Is Skipping Nancy Reagan’s Funeral For SXSW And Some People Aren’t Happy

mag415 March 9, 2016 0

The alluring mixture of music and the madness that is 6th Street appears to be too much for President Obama to deny, and he’s catching a bit of heat for it. Instead of attending

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Death Cap Mushrooms are Spreading Across California

Death Cap Mushrooms are Spreading Across California

mag415 March 5, 2016 0

For mushroom collectors in California, the risk of selecting the wrong species of mushroom and plucking something deadly rather than edible is rising. Death cap mushrooms, an introduced species, are now abundant in the

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San Francisco Deputies Charged with Running Prison ‘Fight Club’

San Francisco Deputies Charged with Running Prison ‘Fight Club’

mag415 March 2, 2016 0

Three former and current San Francisco sheriff’s deputies face charges for allegedly running a “fight club,” forcing inmates to battle each other for entertainment. The gladiator-style fights allegedly took place in the downtown jail

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The California Tunnel Renamed After Robin Williams Finally Gets Its Own Sign

The California Tunnel Renamed After Robin Williams Finally Gets Its Own Sign

mag415 March 2, 2016 0

In July, a tunnel located just north of the Golden Gate Bridge on a stretch of the U.S. 101 freeway in Marin County, California was renamed the “Robin Williams Tunnel.” At the time, more than 60,000

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