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Pride 2018: TV deal means wider Pride audience

Pride 2018: TV deal means wider Pride audience

By Alex Madison

The 48th annual San Francisco Pride parade will be the first syndicated Pride parade in the world, according to George Ridgely Jr., executive director of the San Francisco LGBT Pride Celebration Committee.

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By Alex Madison | June 21, 2018

A man was robbed at knifepoint early Sunday morning (June 17) in the Castro district, according to San Francisco Police Department spokesman Officer Robert Rueca. It is not known if the victim is a member of the LGBT community.

By Alex Madison | June 21, 2018

It has been 15 years since Socorro Moreland transitioned. It was an experience that inspired his career working with trans men of color to ensure they receive the help they need to live healthy, safe, and happy lives.


By Cynthia Laird | June 21, 2018

When Jackie Gallanagh moved to the Bay Area from Ireland in 1996, there were 17 Irish pubs in San Francisco. She tried most of them.

By Sari Staver | June 21, 2018

After a three-year court battle to be allowed to use the boy's bathroom at his rural Virginia high school, trans teen Gavin Grimm said the experience has "opened up my world."


By Heather Cassell | June 21, 2018

It's a pioneering position to be in, and it appears that Anthony Ross has the right stuff to pave the path to build real change that will impact the South Bay's transgender community for years to come.

By Alex Madison | June 21, 2018

At 16 years old, most kids' priorities are getting their driver's license, being a part of the popular circle at school, or taking perfectly lit selfies.


By David-Elijah Nahmod | June 21, 2018

In the 2017 miniseries "When We Rise," a docudrama that tells the story of the birth of San Francisco's gay rights movement during the 1970s and 1980s, actor Michael K. Williams, who portrayed gay activist Ken Jones, was featured in a courtroom scene.

By Matthew S. Bajko | June 21, 2018

Inside an office space carved out of the ground floor of the San Francisco LGBT Community Center is a staff of three working to uplift the city's transgender residents as well as underserved members of the broader LGBT community.


By Cynthia Laird | June 21, 2018

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.

By Alex Madison | June 21, 2018

The Trans and Dyke marches are expected to draw thousands of queers to San Francisco this weekend.


By Charlie Wagner | June 21, 2018

Golden Gate University has long supported diversity and it did so once more when it chose Anthony Niedwiecki to be its new law school dean in August 2017.

By Cynthia Laird | June 20, 2018

The California Genealogical Society will hold a class on LGBTQ genealogy Saturday, June 23, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the CGS office and library, 2201 Broadway, lower level, in Oakland.


By BAR Editorial Board | June 20, 2018

The Bay Area Reporter's arts section blew it last week with a transphobic review of "Man Made," a documentary about transgender male bodybuilders.

By BAR staff | June 20, 2018

Memorial Run hits New York City en route to Paris for Gay Games X.


By Cynthia Laird | June 20, 2018

A gay man collapsed and died Sunday, June 10, while participating in Flagging in the Park at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park.

By Charlie Wagner | June 20, 2018

Glamping - you've probably heard the term, but may not know what it is. The name is a mash-up of camping and glamorous, adding a pleasant gay note to the idea of sleeping in a tent.


By Brian Bromberger | June 20, 2018

New book examines the intersection of drag and camp within the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.

By Matthew S. Bajko | June 20, 2018

At Richmond's Juneteenth festivities Saturday, the city's lesbian city councilwoman celebrated her come-from-behind win in the June 5 primary.


By Belo Cipriani | June 20, 2018

It's a sad truth that when it comes to disability etiquette and norms, many people and organizations fall short on the awareness scale.

By Roger Brigham | June 20, 2018

Russia celebrated being awarded the 2014 Winter Olympics by passing laws that banned any supportive statements about gays and lesbians. Now, it's hosting the men's World Cup.


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