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Editorial: A stellar choice to lead DPH

Editorial: A stellar choice to lead DPH

  • EDITORIAL
  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Jan 30, 2019

San Francisco Mayor London Breed made an outstanding choice by naming Dr. Grant Colfax to lead the sprawling Department of Public Health.

Guest Opinion: Challenging Christians on LGBTs

Guest Opinion: Challenging Christians on LGBTs

I'm seeking to build bridges with my new book, "We Love You, But You're Going to Hell."

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Editorial: Gov can set notable mark with judge pick

Editorial: Gov can set notable mark with judge pick

  • EDITORIAL
  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Jan 23, 2019

The Trump administration's attack on transgender people was brought into sharp focus Tuesday

Guest Opinion: Here's how to mitigate trans rights rollback

Guest Opinion: Here's how to mitigate trans rights rollback

  • GUEST OPINION
  • by Elizabeth L. Hillman and Chicora Martin
  • Jan 23, 2019

We believe that the denial of rights to transgender people, due to changes in federal law, can be mitigated. Here's how:

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Editorial: Berkeley needs to improve ped safety

Editorial: Berkeley needs to improve ped safety

  • EDITORIAL
  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Jan 16, 2019

Berkeley must stop procrastinating and start implementing its Vision Zero program to reduce traffic deaths and injuries.

Guest Opinion: Support needed for LGBT refugees

Guest Opinion: Support needed for LGBT refugees

Fleeing persecution from homophobic countries can be the most life-risking experience and the wisest decision at the same time.

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Editorial: Milk terminal: Bigger is better

Editorial: Milk terminal: Bigger is better

A few months ago, some city leaders expressed dissatisfaction about the proposed size of the words "The Harvey B. Milk Terminal" that will one day grace Terminal 1 at San Francisco International Airport.

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Guest Opinion: Dem party needs leaders who know hardship

Guest Opinion: Dem party needs leaders who know hardship

To create a state Democratic Party that feels inclusive, new representatives in our leadership must illustrate that they understand the consequences of a party that does not include the voices and experiences of those who have known hardship.

Editorial: 2019 goals for mayor, supervisors

Editorial: 2019 goals for mayor, supervisors

Next week new members of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors will be sworn in and the board will elect a new president, who will need to work closely with Mayor London Breed to pass legislation to address the challenges facing the city.