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Editorial: Regional effort on homelessness needed

Editorial: Regional effort on homelessness needed

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 17, 2019

The day after the San Francisco Board of Supervisors rejected a 63-unit housing development with 15 below market rate apartments because it would cast an evening shadow on a South of Market park, the Bay Area Council Economic Institute issued a report.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Apr 17, 2019

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Isbell should continue on rent board

Editorial: Isbell should continue on rent board

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 10, 2019

We support Mayor London Breed's appointment of Reese Aaron Isbell to the San Francisco Rent Stabilization Board.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Apr 10, 2019

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Trans speaker needed at DNC convention

Editorial: Trans speaker needed at DNC convention

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 3, 2019

The Democratic National Committee has chosen Joe Solmonese, a gay man, as chief executive officer for the 2020 convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Apr 3, 2019

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Let's get real about Equality Act

Editorial: Let's get real about Equality Act

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Mar 27, 2019

The newly introduced Equality Act will have its first hearing next week before the House Judiciary Committee.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Mar 27, 2019

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Lack of transparency feeds crises

Editorial: Lack of transparency feeds crises

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Mar 20, 2019

Two weeks ago we editorialized that LGBTQ nonprofits should be transparent with the community when navigating bad news. Today, two such organizations demonstrate how a lack of transparency feeds a crisis, leaving plenty of unanswered questions.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Mar 20, 2019

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: EQCA grounds honor for SFO

Editorial: EQCA grounds honor for SFO

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Mar 13, 2019

We were puzzled by the discovery a couple of months ago that Equality California, the statewide LGBT advocacy group, was planning to honor San Francisco International Airport at its Equality Awards gala in the city in May.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Mar 13, 2019

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Transparency key for LGBT nonprofits

Editorial: Transparency key for LGBT nonprofits

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Mar 6, 2019

Here's a pro tip for all LGBTQ nonprofits: If you're going to lay off a majority of a department's staff without concurrently issuing a formal explanation about why this is happening, don't be surprised when you get press inquiries.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Mar 6, 2019

This week's editorial cartoon.