Today your listening to the Knuckle Knockers. They’re from way down south … in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood. The Knuckle Knockers are part of the on Saturday, February 16, at The Swedish American Hall in San Francisco, where they’re playing for a square dance! Doors open at 7pm.
Sheriff Mirkarimi had many supporters when he was facing losing his job, but there were also many vocal opponents to his reinstatement. In fact, the majority of San Franciscans polled did not want Mirkarimi as Sheriff after his conviction. “Citizens for an Accountable Sheriff” was created calling for his resignation – and many women’s rights activists spoke out against Mirkarimi’s reinstatement during the ethics committee hearing when they were considering his case. Among them was Kathy Black, executive director of La Casa de las Madres, a local shelter for victims of domestic violence.