San Francisco Might Tax Tech Firms To Aid Homeless

With the tech industry’s inflation of San Francisco real estate values and the subsequent displacement of the city’s homeless population, city supervisors are proposing a payroll tax be imposed on downtown tech companies, which could garner $20 million for the city’s 6,600 homeless. What do you think?


“Can’t someone just launch some kind of startup that aids the impoverished?”

Lana Mabrey • Blurb Editor

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“It’s patently unfair to target those who give the most back to the community they’ve driven everyone out of.”

Hank Goodsit • Tea Steeper

“No way are the homeless going to get away with this.”

Bryce Wells • Headache Researcher

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