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Issue Archive for the Week of May 19-25, 2004

News & Opinion

  • Berkeley Intifada

    As students embrace the Palestinian cause, UC Berkeley has lost whatever reputation it may once have had for tolerance.
  • Subordinate Claws

    EBX After-School Special: Popular teacher's dismissal leads to intrigue and ugliness at prestigious local prep school.
  • Oakland's Choice: Cops or Caseworkers

    Even as Oakland's murder rate finally seems to be leveling off, city leaders grapple with how to sell voters crime prevention.
  • Letters for the week of May 19-25, 2004

    Praise for our recent look at Bay Area practitioners of tantra and "sacred sexuality." Quarrels with our Nexus item.

Arts & Culture

  • Hitting the Bars

    Meet Steve Almond, Candyfreak.
  • She's So Money

    Impact ends its season with a pitch-perfect parody of schlock TV.
  • The Spirit Moves You

    Traveling Jewish Theatre turns to Dybbuk to commemorate its first quarter century.
  • Disco This Way

    London style in Oakland.
  • World Groovin'

    Get international at La Peña
  • She-Tripping

    Adventure travel for women
  • Screen Play

    Shaking it up at Town Hall
  • In-Sourcing

    Malcolm X would approve


Food & Drink

  • Raw Deal

    There's nothing wrong with eating uncooked veggies, but you shouldn't believe the hype, either.


  • Chewbacca Would Approve

    At Bottom of the Hill, spacey music for people who don't take drugs to not take drugs by.
  • Pitchfork's Progress

    Does the influential e-zine represent the New Rock Critic Order?
  • Taste Error in Your Favor

    The reviled Monopoly spoof Ghettopoly delivers crass, cheap laughs. That's more than you can say for some gangsta rappers we could mention.
  • The Reputation

    To Force a Fate
  • Diana Krall

    The Girl in the Other Room

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