Issue:  Vol. 46 / No. 21 / 26 May 2016


Bill Choisser       

May 17, 2016

Bill Choisser, 69, passed away in his sleep at 2:16 a.   Read more


Memorial set for Eileen Hansen

A memorial will be held for longtime lesbian progressive advocate and activist Eileen Hansen, who died April 29 after a battle with cancer.   Read more


Victor A. Rodriguez

May 21, 1932 – May 15, 2016

We say farewell to a special and dear friend, Victor A.   Read more


Billy Slavin  

May 22, 2016

Billy Slavin passed away early Sunday morning May 22, 2016 at his home on Rausch Avenue in San Francisco.   Read more



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