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Online Extra: LGBTQ Update: Trump trans military ban dealt another court loss

By Alex Madison | Tuesday Sep 25, 2018
Trump administration still losing over trans military ban; drag queen storytime stirs up backlash in Louisiana.

Online Extra: Political Notes: CA trans inmate bill dies in the Legislature

By Matthew S. Bajko | Monday Sep 24, 2018
Transgender inmate bill quietly killed in the California Legislature this session but should be revived next year.

Arcade bar in SF Castro district looks to expand into adjacent eatery space

By Matthew S. Bajko | Friday Sep 21, 2018
Brewcade, the popular arcade and craft beer bar on upper Market Street in San Francisco's gay Castro district, is in talks to expand into an adjacent restaurant space.

Leno rules out 2019 mayoral run

By Matthew S. Bajko | Wednesday Sep 19, 2018
Despite losing the special mayoral election in June by 1.1 percentage points to London Breed, gay former state senator Mark Leno has ruled out challenging her in 2019 when she seeks a full, four-year term.

Public weighs in on next SF health dept. head

By Alex Madison | Wednesday Sep 19, 2018
The most common attributes people want to see in the next San Francisco health director are prioritizing collaboration, support for nonprofits, and mitigating health disparities among minority communities.

Editorial: Shouting doesn't work

By BAR Editorial Board | Wednesday Sep 19, 2018
We reject the criticism leveled at the Bay Area Reporter over our decision to publish an opinion piece last week that discussed a timely, topical issue about a mistake, an apology, and anger by the transgender community.

Guest Opinion: A 'thing' (or an 'it'?) called both-siderism

By by Katrina C. Rose | Wednesday Sep 19, 2018
The remark Marshall McPeek, a gay meteorologist at a Sinclair-owned TV station in Ohio, made at this year's NLGJA conference is the here and now.

Tempers flare over Milk club E. Bay endorsements

By Matthew S. Bajko | Wednesday Sep 19, 2018
By endorsing in a number of Alameda County races last week, the Harvey Milk LGBTQ Democratic Club was met with condemnation from East Bay Democratic leaders.

Identity & the language of attire

By Sura Wood | Wednesday Sep 19, 2018
"You are what you wear" might be a colloquial, less scholarly way to frame the premise of "Veiled Meanings: Fashioning Jewish Dress," a new touring show at the Contemporary Jewish Museum.

Queen Elizabeth lights up the stage

By Philip Campbell | Wednesday Sep 19, 2018
Gaetano Donizetti's lyric drama "Roberto Devereux" lights up the War Memorial stage with a semi-historical pageant that triumphantly combines stellar musical artistry with colorful showmanship.

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