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Pride 2018: LGBTQ community change makers

Pride 2018: LGBTQ community change makers

By Cynthia Laird

The Dykes on Bikes have blazed a trail for decades, leading the San Francisco Pride parade in a symbol of lesbian power and resistance. So, it was sad to hear that Soni Wolf, one of the group's founding members, died April 25.

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By Alex Madison | March 22, 2019

A San Mateo 1983 cold case involving the murder of an unidentified possible trans woman has garnered renewed attention thanks to a Trans Doe Task Force at the DNA Doe Project.

By Roger Brigham | March 19, 2019

Online registration for the 2019 EuroGames was suspended this week.


By Lisa Keen | March 19, 2019

The U.S. Supreme Court said Monday (March 18) that it would not hear an appeal from the owner of a bed and breakfast in Hawaii who refused to accommodate a same-sex couple.

By Matthew S. Bajko | March 18, 2019

Brewcade, the popular arcade and craft beer bar on upper Market Street in San Francisco's gay Castro district, is moving forward with its expansion plans into an adjacent restaurant space and opening up its entertainment offerings to all ages.


By Matthew S. Bajko | March 18, 2019

A statewide medical professional group has come out in opposition to legislation that would ban medically unnecessary surgeries performed on intersex infants in California.

By Matthew S. Bajko | March 18, 2019

At historic summit for LGBT officials in California, gay Congressman Mark Takano of Riverside highlighted the introduction of a sweeping federal LGBT rights bill and the increase of out public officials in more suburban and rural jurisdictions.


By Alex Madison | March 15, 2019

Members of Fresno's LGBT community are "outraged" over a plea deal reached with a man charged in the fatal stabbing of a transgender woman nearly four years ago.

By Matthew S. Bajko | March 15, 2019

Lesbian state Assemblywoman Susan Talamantes Eggman will run for state Senate in 2020, boosting the likelihood that the California Legislative LGBT Caucus will maintain its current membership of seven or see it increase in December next year.


By Liz Highleyman | March 15, 2019

Project Inform, one of the nation's longest-running HIV education and advocacy organizations, has terminated its staff and is likely to cease operations, the Bay Area Reporter has learned.

By Matthew S. Bajko | March 13, 2019

Mayor London Breed named Deputy Chief Jeanine Nicholson as the next chief of the San Francisco Fire Department.


By Lisa Keen | March 12, 2019

Two lawsuits illustrate the unpredictable terrain ahead for LGBT people who seek accommodation in senior living residences equipped to meet their needs as they age.

By Alex Madison | March 12, 2019

Some not able to access recent Lesbians Who Tech events due to apparent age issue; religious scholar receives LGBT award.


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