17-year-old Simone Jacques and her high school friends organized Wednesday's epic San Francisco march in solidarity for George Floyd. (Courtesy of @dorikoll)

Who organized SF's massive solidarity march this week? A Mission teen and her 'homies and homeboys'


Plus, more good news and positive headlines from the Bay Area and beyond.

17-year-old Mission District teen leads protest of thousands in San Francisco, SFGate

An estimated 30,000 protesters peacefully gathered in the Mission on Wednesday thanks to the organizing efforts of local high school students. Read more.

Kamala Harris and Andrew Yang lead the call for monthly coronavirus stimulus payments, Fortune

California Senator Kamala Harris and her fellow former presidential hopeful Andrew Yang are proposing monthly checks of $2,000 for every American over the course of the pandemic. Read more.

San Francisco Restaurants Donate Proceeds to Civil Justice and Police Reform Efforts, SF Eater

Want to fight racial inequality while also stuffing your face? These SF restaurants are dedicating funds to the cause. Read more.

California will be for Californians this summer, SFGate

Tired of competing with tourist for campsites at Yosemite and trail space in Tahoe? Here's looking on the bright side of pandemic-era travel restrictions. Read more.

'Black Lives Matter': In giant yellow letters, D.C. mayor sends message to Trump, The Washington Post

Fine, it's not a Bay Area story. But we love this! Read more.

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