San Francisco, CA
Aneela Mirchandani is a software engineer, a writer at The Odd Post, and a graduate student in American Journalism at NYU. She is particularly interested in how social media algorithms are exploited to spread disinformation. Several of her pieces at The Odd Post are the result of open source internet sleuthing. She has had works of fiction and poetry published in literary journals such as Indian P.E.N. and Harpur Palate.
November 9, 2022
Nancy Pelosi Retains Her San Francisco Seat, Speakership Uncertain
Nancy Pelosi defeats John Dennis in California's 11th district
November 6, 2022
Meet the Republican Taking on Nancy Pelosi in Her Home Turf
You may not have heard of him, but he is running to unseat the Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi. He is John Dennis, Republican from San Francisco.
November 4, 2022
Judge Limits Ballot Box Vigilantes in Arizona
A US District Court judge in Arizona blocked a QAnon conspiracy-theory-based vigilante group from intimidating voters at ballot boxes.
October 16, 2022
YIMBY Activist Sonja Trauss is Done with Your Excuses
Housing advocate Sonja Trauss is a pioneer of the YIMBY movement in San Francisco. She has a simple message for high-rent cities: Build. More. Housing.
October 4, 2022
Kaiser Mental Health Workers Strike Over Staffing and Patient Care
The Kaiser mental health workers' strike entered its second month with no end in sight.