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For decades, the San Francisco Bay Area has been the cultural and political epicenter of the cannabis movement in California. In the weekend ahead of the 2016 elections, when Californians could vote for or against the legalization of cannabis, I profiled Bay Area residents —some of whom requested anonymity— who had a stake in its outcome.

For the stories behind the photos, head to Hoodline.

San Francisco activists rally for more local control of housing in the Mission. 

For the story behind the photos, head to Mission Local


San Francisco’s cable cars are one of the city’s main attractions. Of the 23 lines that once zigzagged through San Francisco, only three remain today, carrying seven million people annually up and down the hilly city.

Cal Day 2017. Cal Day is UC Berkeley's annual open house