San Francisco Bay View
TypeOnline and monthly print newspaper
FormatFormerly broadsheet
PublisherWillie Ratcliff
EditorMary Ratcliff
Headquarters4917 Third Street
San Francisco, California
United States
Circulationonline and print circulation approximately 30k

The San Francisco Bay View National Black Newspaper is an online and print newspaper, published in San Francisco, California. It covers events from an African-American perspective, with a focus on Black liberation and coverage of worldwide racial inequality and political repression. From its founding in 1976[1] It resumed its print edition and now appears monthly.[2]


  1. ^ "About Us." San Francisco Bay View. Retrieved on October 21, 2012. The newspaper's monthly distribution in its print edition extends to the larger San Francisco Bay Area. Its name refers to the Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood. It stopped printing weekly editions in 2008 due to funding shortfalls facing newspapers across the nation but publishes a much anticipated monthly issue by the first week of each month. San Francisco Bay View Newspaper Forced to Stop Printing Weekly Paper." San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center. Retrieved on October 21, 2012.
  2. ^ "About Us". San Francisco Bay View. Retrieved April 24, 2013.