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Political Notebook: Sex-positive SF Dem Club seeks chartering from local party

Political Notebook: Sex-positive SF Dem Club seeks chartering from local party

A new political club for polyamorous, queer, and kink Democrats is seeking to be officially chartered by local party officials next week.

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By Cynthia Laird | July 17, 2019

San Francisco International Airport will hold a free community day Saturday, July 20, to offer the public a sneak preview of the new Harvey Milk Terminal 1 and a look at the upcoming Grand Hyatt at SFO.

By Belo Cipriani | July 17, 2019

Having a job is important. Aside from generating income, it provides independence and can boost a person's self-esteem. But for people with disabilities, landing that one job is extremely tough.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | July 17, 2019

Scarlett Johansson has ended up in the news again. The actress and sometimes singer faced heavy criticism after she — a white woman — played an Asian woman in the live-action adaptation of "Ghost in the Shell" in 2015.

By Meg Elison | July 15, 2019

LGBT organizations have joined the Screen Actor's Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists union in its fight for member privacy against the Internet Movie Database, or IMDb.


By Matthew S. Bajko | July 15, 2019

While the Political Notes column was on hiatus, a gay man became chair of the UC board, gay CA insurance czar landed in hot water, and EQCA endorsed a lesbian's state Senate bid.

By Matthew S. Bajko | July 10, 2019

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors gave its final approval Tuesday for declaring the Castro neighborhood the city's third LGBTQ cultural district.


By Matthew S. Bajko | July 10, 2019

Living mere blocks from the Twin Peaks Tavern, Pond Street residents Bret Parker and Petey Barma consider the historic gay bar their neighborhood watering hole.

By Heather Cassell | July 10, 2019

United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo this week named a conservative law professor to chair a new autonomous human rights commission, which sparked concerns from LGBT organizations, congressional leaders, and human rights experts.


By Cynthia Laird | July 10, 2019

The San Francisco Police Department's inaugural Pride patch raised $19,000 for Larkin Street Youth Services, officials announced.

By Heather Cassell | July 2, 2019

Prince William said that he and his wife, Kate Middleton, the duchess of Cambridge, would be "absolutely fine" and "fully support" their children if one of them came out as gay.


By Cynthia Laird | July 2, 2019

Two East Bay cities will have Fourth of July events, but only one will include a nighttime fireworks show. Admission is free at both.

By Roger Brigham | July 2, 2019

A record 800 participants took part in last weekend's San Francisco Pride Run.


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