Opinion :: Editorial

Thanks to matching offer from anonymous donor, Bay Area Reporter extends fundraising appeal

Thanks to matching offer from anonymous donor, Bay Area Reporter extends fundraising appeal

  • by Michael Yamashita
  • May 1, 2020

Thank you very much, it has been both humbling and encouraging receiving your generous support when so many are also in need of help. So far, we have raised just over $25,000 and are just 15% away from reaching our goal of $30,000.

Editorial: Newsom must help LGBTQ nonprofits

Editorial: Newsom must help LGBTQ nonprofits

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 29, 2020

While just about every sector of the economy is cratering under the coronavirus pandemic, we cannot forget that nonprofits are confronting financial ruin and need help too.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Apr 29, 2020

This week'sĀ editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Small businesses need a shot at PPP

Editorial: Small businesses need a shot at PPP

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 22, 2020

The good news is that Congress is poised to approve another federal stimulus package to help small businesses impacted by the novel coronavirus outbreak.

Editorial: Help needed for ailing CA newspapers

Editorial: Help needed for ailing CA newspapers

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 15, 2020

In the attempt to "bend the curve," as Governor Gavin Newsom has repeatedly stated, stay-at-home orders may be working.

You can help support the Bay Area Reporter fundraising campaign

You can help support the Bay Area Reporter fundraising campaign

  • by Michael Yamashita
  • Apr 15, 2020

San Francisco is one of 11 US cities that is fortunate to have a legacy LGBT publication by us, for us, and about us. Help preserve the BAR as an historic and important community institution for the future.

Editorial: Small step for gay, bi blood donors

Editorial: Small step for gay, bi blood donors

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 8, 2020

It was long overdue and not enough when the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced last week that it had issued new guidance for gay and bi men donating blood.

Editorial: Another big blow

Editorial: Another big blow

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 1, 2020

The announcement was not surprising, but the decision to move AIDS 2020 to a virtual online conference is an economic and cultural disappointment for the Bay Area.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Apr 1, 2020

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Tough decisions, uncertainty ahead

Editorial: Tough decisions, uncertainty ahead

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Mar 25, 2020

The Bay Area Reporter, like many other alt weeklies, faces challenges in the wake of COVID-19.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Mar 25, 2020

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Virus' impacts affect LGBTQs

Editorial: Virus' impacts affect LGBTQs

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Mar 18, 2020

Everyone must comply with the unprecedented shelter-in-place order announced by mayors, county health officers, and other officials even though it will significantly alter daily life, put many out of work, and increase economic hardship on small business.

Editorial: Why social distancing matters

Editorial: Why social distancing matters

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Mar 13, 2020

San Francisco and Santa Clara counties have implemented aggressive social distancing measures to slow the spread of coronavirus.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Mar 11, 2020

This week's editorial cartoon.