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Issue Archive for the Week of Jun 3-9, 2009

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News & Opinion

  • Beginnings and Endings

    This week, like millions of other mothers in the U.S., I will watch my last child graduate from high school. His ...
  • Letters for June 3

    Readers sound off on composting, damming the Mokelumne River, Koreatown, and toll lanes.
  • Marriage By Any Other Name

    Following last week's decision on Proposition 8 by the California Supreme Court, proponents of marriage equality in the state rushed to ...

Arts & Culture

  • The World Comes to Berkeley

    The 6th-annual Berkeley World Music Festival brings more latitude to the theme.
  • Babel-icious

    Four artists explore medium and message in Echo Fields.
  • Teleportation Station

    Everything's alive in Rudy Rucker's latest sci-fi novel.
  • You're Getting Very Sleepy

    HypnoBirthing melts away prenatal fear, says practitioner Carrie Flemming.


  • One-Night Stands

    Repertory film listings for June 4-10, 2009.

Food & Drink



Most Popular Stories

  • The Express' November 2018 Endorsement Guide

    We endorse Schaaf, Ezzy Ashcraft, and Butt; along with Fortunato Bas, Thao, Middleton, and Whitaker for Oakland council and Knox White and Oddie for Alameda council.
  • Role Reversals in the Oakland Mayor's Race

    In the Oakland mayor's race, the normally staid Libby Schaaf has come out swinging, while one of her top challengers, the usually brash Cat Brooks, is acting more like a Fortune 500 CEO.
  • Richmond at a Crossroads

    The city is on the verge of an economic boom: Will Mayor Tom Butt, a longtime city official, lead it to prosperity, or will the Richmond Progressive Alliance take full control of City Hall?
  • Oakland Council District 4 Is a Wide-Open Contest

    With the incumbent quitting, the race features seven candidates, including three who are running as a slate.
  • A Guide to Oakland's Ballot Measures

    Six measures on the November ballot include new taxes, tax breaks, changes to existing taxes, worker and tenant protections, and education funding.

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