Opinion

Editorial: High time for cannabis reform

Editorial: High time for cannabis reform

  • EDITORIAL
  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Jul 24, 2019

This week, Senator Kamala Harris (D-California) and House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-New York) introduced comprehensive marijuana reform legislation that is long past due.

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Editorial cartoon

This week's editorial cartoon.

Guest Opinion: Next steps for LGBTQ nonprofits

Guest Opinion: Next steps for LGBTQ nonprofits

Ever since I announced my retirement from Pacific Center, people have been asking, "What's next?"

Editorial: GLAAD's continued irrelevancy

Editorial: GLAAD's continued irrelevancy

  • EDITORIAL
  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Jul 17, 2019

Last month, the New York Times published a feature article about GLAAD, the supposed national LGBT media watchdog organization. It began, "GLAAD almost died in 2014."

Guest Opinion: Biz support needed beyond Pride Month

Guest Opinion: Biz support needed beyond Pride Month

Another Pride, another year of people expressing frustration about the large corporate presence at the parade.

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

This week's letters to the editor.

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Editorial cartoon

This week's editorial cartoon.

Guest Opinion: Jose Sarria's history is important

Guest Opinion: Jose Sarria's history is important

Jose Sarria has been called the "Rosa Parks of the gay rights movement" of the 1960s. His history is important and now there's an effort underway to induct him posthumously into the California Hall of Fame.

Editorial: Stop the flip-flopping, Kamala

Editorial: Stop the flip-flopping, Kamala

  • EDITORIAL
  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Jul 10, 2019

Last week in this space we praised Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris' debate performance for confronting former Vice President Joe Biden on his opposition to federally mandated busing to desegregate public schools. Biden was flummoxed.

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

This week's letters to the editor.

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Editorial cartoon

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Harris throws a punch — and lands it

Editorial: Harris throws a punch — and lands it

Former Vice President Joe Biden's performance in the first Democratic presidential primary debates punctured his aura of an inevitable frontrunner and sowed doubts among primary voters and pundits.

Guest Opinion: Awoke and fighting back

Guest Opinion: Awoke and fighting back

Although I was firmly planting roots in San Francisco, I was also itching to see other parts of the world. I was in the prime of my life and I wanted new experiences, new faces, new surroundings.

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Editorial cartoon

This week's editorial cartoon.