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By Cynthia Laird | September 18, 2020

In a continuing effort to receive support from readers, the Bay Area Reporter has launched its membership program.

By Cynthia Laird | September 16, 2020

Sister Ruth Hall, founder and program director of the Family Link, died September 7 at Davies Medical Center in San Francisco following a recent cancer diagnosis. She was 71.


By BAR staff | September 9, 2020

The obituary for Michael Zimmerman.

By Cynthia Laird | September 3, 2020

Denise D'Anne, a transgender woman who once served as co-president of the Harvey Milk LGBTQ Democratic Club and was a longtime city employee, died Wednesday, September 2. She was 86.


By BAR staff | September 2, 2020

The obituary for Thomas Matthew Virgo.

By BAR staff | September 2, 2020

The obituary for Bret Wright.


By BAR staff | August 26, 2020

The obituary for Dr. David C. Siffring.

By BAR staff | August 19, 2020

The obituary for Daniel P. Barber.


By Cynthia Laird | August 14, 2020

Hadley Dale Hall, a pioneer in aging services in San Francisco and a leader in the LGBTQ+ community, died August 10, following a brief illness. He was 87.

By Daniel Nicoletta | July 29, 2020

Efren Convento Ramirez, a gay man who was a photographer for the now-defunct San Francisco Sentinel newspaper, is being remembered several years after his death.


By Chris Johnson, Washington Blade | July 18, 2020

LGBTQ rights supporters are mourning the less of Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), a civil rights icon who worked with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and died late Friday after a battle with pancreatic cancer at age 80.

By Jim Provenzano | July 6, 2020

Kent James, also known as the punk-influenced rock music frontman Nick Name, died at his home in Palm Springs on July 3, 2020. The gay singer-songwriter lived in San Francisco for a few years, and performed at local nightclubs.


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