Opinion

Guest Opinion: Why I'm running for Congress

Guest Opinion: Why I'm running for Congress

I didn't come out as gay until my late 20s. I feared that if I showed my true identity, I would be judged, rejected, or discriminated against.

Editorial: Storm clouds engulf Florida

Editorial: Storm clouds engulf Florida

It's likely that Florida is about to become the first state in the U.S. to have a Russian-style anti-LGBTQ propaganda law.

Guest Opinion: Why the queer community came out for the SF school board recall

Guest Opinion: Why the queer community came out for the SF school board recall

The recall of San Francisco school board President Gabriela López and Commissioners Faauuga Moliga and Alison Collins united the entire city in demanding competent leaders for our children, and it would not have happened without the LGBTQIA community.

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

This week's letter to the editor says that Log Cabin Republicans should be criticizing former President Donald Trump, not President Joe Biden, on Ukraine.

Editorial: SF recall proposal is undemocratic

Editorial: SF recall proposal is undemocratic

  • EDITORIAL
  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Feb 23, 2022

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors last week approved putting a charter amendment on the June ballot that would change the rules for the city recall elections.

Guest Opinion: SFUSD management seeks to fire beloved queer mentor and math teacher

Guest Opinion: SFUSD management seeks to fire beloved queer mentor and math teacher

The national teacher shortage has not spared San Francisco, which is seeing extreme difficulty filling teaching positions.

Editorial: Breed should pick queer parent for San Francisco school board

Editorial: Breed should pick queer parent for San Francisco school board

  • EDITORIAL
  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Feb 16, 2022

Following the resounding recall of three members of the San Francisco Board of Education, Mayor London Breed gets to select their replacements.

Guest Opinion: Celebrating a name change? Protect your financial future

Guest Opinion: Celebrating a name change? Protect your financial future

If you're transitioning into your true gender identity, legally changing your name marks an important milestone in becoming your authentic self.

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

A reader remembers the late former San Francisco Bay Times editor and publisher Kim Corsaro.

Editorial: SF agencies should reopen death case

Editorial: SF agencies should reopen death case

There are a lot of unanswered questions in the March 2, 2020 death of Jaxon Sales, 20, a gay Oakland resident whose body was found in a San Francisco apartment.

Editorial: Bad call by Haas Jr. fund

Editorial: Bad call by Haas Jr. fund

The Evelyn and Walter Haas Jr. Fund must reverse its decision to "wind down" its LGBTQ equality grant program.

Guest Opinion: Addicted to supremacy

Guest Opinion: Addicted to supremacy

After returning home and putting the food away, our mother instructed [my sister and I] to change out of our play clothes and into our school clothes.

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

This week's letter to the editor asks the community to give Another Planet Entertainment a chance as it takes over programming at the Castro Theatre.

Guest Opinion: The price of banking

Guest Opinion: The price of banking

What if using a credit card meant being deadnamed every time that you pulled it out. Due to defunct security practices at traditional banks, for most of the trans community that's reality.