Nov. 4: Victory for the left in the San Francisco Mayoral Election?

Armand Diego causebellum at yahoo.com
Sun Nov 2 22:41:33 MST 2003


FRONTLINES, the newspaper of the Left
http://www.sf-frontlines.com

The complete story of the historical November 4, San
Francisco Mayoral Election.  The election where the
left has a shot at winning the first major victory in
one of the most important political and urban centers
of the US.

ARTICLES ON MATT GONZALEZ, THE CANDIDATE OF THE BROAD
LEFT:

* Matt: Why I'm running
The candidate of the Green Party and the Broad Left
explains why he took on the establishment.

* What Matt Stands for? Progressive Economics, Radical
Democracy, Social Justice

* Matt on Building the Movement, Party, Elections and
Candidates

ARTICLES ON OTHER CANDIDATES AND ISSUES:

* Who is Gavin Newsom? The danger of corporate
welfare, anti-poor legislation, and City's chaos and
ungovernability Gavin Newsom is the favorite among a
pack of candidates favored by big businesses and the
local Democratic Party machine.

* Why and How Tom Ammiano Lost his Thunder...
The former standard bearer of the Democratic Party's
left rapidly moving to the center, left behind the
left, trade unions, tenants and immigrants.

* San Francisco Mayoral Political Dictionary 101
Why neo-liberals, liberals and even right wingers feel
obliged to call themselves "progressives" in San
Francisco?

* Will Willie Brown and the political machine be gone
on November 4? Is it just the man or is it the
machinery?

* Which Mayoral Candidates are willing to Support
Democracy? The Right to Vote for Non-Citizens.

WHAT'S LEFT?

* 2003 SF Mayoral Election: The Betrayal and Lies of
the Bay Guardian and Bruce Brugman How and why the
most liberal commercial weekly in town betrayed its
own staff and readers and endorsed a center-right
millionaire for mayor.

* Why are the CP, CofC, ISO and WWP not supporting a
left victory in the SF Mayoral election? And what the
heck does that alphabet soup mean, anyway?

* SF Greens Mayoral forum: Democrats, Demo-Greens,
Greens... The story of how the Democratic Party
infiltrated the Greens and why.

* Matt Gonzalez got the overwhelming nod from Green
Party, Demogreens routed... How the local Greens beat
back the Democratic Party attempts to destroy it.
Maybe is a lesson there that others may learn.

Read all these articles at:
http://www.sf-frontlines.com



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