Opinion

Guest Opinion: A 'thing' (or an 'it'?) called both-siderism

Guest Opinion: A 'thing' (or an 'it'?) called both-siderism

The remark Marshall McPeek, a gay meteorologist at a Sinclair-owned TV station in Ohio, made at this year's NLGJA conference is the here and now.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Zhao made herself unacceptable

Editorial: Zhao made herself unacceptable

  • EDITORIAL
  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Sep 12, 2018

San Francisco school board candidate Josephine Zhao did the right thing when she announced Monday that she was exiting the race. In fact, had she not done so, this editorial would have called on her to withdraw.

Guest Opinion: Everybody's wrong in NLGJA fiasco

Guest Opinion: Everybody's wrong in NLGJA fiasco

NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists was concluding a lovely annual convention in Palm Springs last weekend when a nice man said a stupid thing and a lot of other presumably nice, reasonable people became angry.

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

This week's letters to the editor.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: SFPD's troubling response in Egg case

Editorial: SFPD's troubling response in Egg case

For 18 years, law enforcement has told the public, "If you see something, say something." Friends and family if missing gay man Brian Egg did just that, yet police did nothing for months.

Guest Opinion: Zhao unfit to serve on SF school board

Guest Opinion: Zhao unfit to serve on SF school board

We need members on the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Trustees who are effective leaders dedicated to the safety and education of all students.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Governor, sign these bills

Editorial: Governor, sign these bills

  • EDITORIAL
  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Aug 29, 2018

The state legislative session ends this week, so bills are busily being passed out of the Assembly and Senate on their way to Governor Jerry Brown's desk. There are two bills that we urge Brown to sign.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

This week's editorial cartoon.

Guest Opinion: 68 days to save the world: Action=Life

Guest Opinion: 68 days to save the world: Action=Life

I was appalled to hear a gay man interviewed during this current presidency, or, as I prefer, "residency," who said: "See, he's been in the White House for months and hasn't done away with gay marriage."

Guest Opinion: DeGeneres' message of compassion resonates

Guest Opinion: DeGeneres' message of compassion resonates

I felt lucky to be sitting with thousands of kindred spirits in Davies Symphony Hall last Friday night enjoying Ellen DeGeneres' first stand-up comedy tour in 15 years.

Editorial: Breed should fill school board seat

Editorial: Breed should fill school board seat

  • EDITORIAL
  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Aug 22, 2018

San Francisco Mayor London Breed should fill the upcoming school board vacancy with an LGBT parent.