Opinion :: Editorial

Editorial: SF judges deserve re-election

Editorial: SF judges deserve re-election

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • May 9, 2018

The Bay Area Reporter recommends re-elections San Francisco Superior Court Judges Andrew Cheng, Curtis Karnow, Cynthia Ming-Mei Lee, and Jeffrey Ross, and Alameda County Superior Court Judge Tara Flanagan.

Editorial: Appel's the one for AD 15

Editorial: Appel's the one for AD 15

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • May 9, 2018

The Bay Area Reporter recommends Berkeley school board member Judy Appel for the 15th Assembly District seat.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • May 2, 2018

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Senate candidate unleashes hate

Editorial: Senate candidate unleashes hate

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • May 2, 2018

Don J. Grundmann, who's running against Dianne Feinstein, Kevin de León, and a bunch of lesser-known candidates for U.S. Senate, unleashed a diatribe of hate directed at the trans community in his official candidate statement.

Editorial: The Times' disservice to Baldwin

Editorial: The Times' disservice to Baldwin

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 25, 2018

Tammy Baldwin, the U.S. Senate's first out lesbian member, has been targeted for defeat by Republicans in her re-election bid this November.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Berge
  • Apr 25, 2018

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Berge
  • Apr 18, 2018

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Re-imagining Castro Street Fair

Editorial: Re-imagining Castro Street Fair

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 18, 2018

We encourage interested community members to attend a meeting this weekend to reinvigorate the long-running Castro Street Fair.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Berge
  • Apr 12, 2018

This week's editorial cartoon

Editorial: Mayor Farrell misses the boat

Editorial: Mayor Farrell misses the boat

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 11, 2018

San Francisco Mayor Mark Farrell last week decided not to re-nominate a qualified lesbian commissioner.

Editorial: Let's name Oakland airport after Stein

Editorial: Let's name Oakland airport after Stein

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Apr 4, 2018

Now is the time for Oakland International Airport to follow San Francisco, and we think it should be named after lesbian novelist, poet, playwright, and critic Gertrude Stein.

Trans, immigrant bashing continues

Trans, immigrant bashing continues

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Mar 28, 2018

Amid the growing scandals and investigations swirling around the White House, President Donald Trump continues to deflect by targeting trans people and immigrants.

SF, Oakland right choice for AIDS 2020

SF, Oakland right choice for AIDS 2020

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Mar 21, 2018

We're excited that the International AIDS Society is bringing its International AIDS Conference back to San Francisco in 2020.

Name SFO terminal for Milk

Name SFO terminal for Milk

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Mar 14, 2018

Next week, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors' Budget and Finance Committee is scheduled to hold a hearing March 22 on renaming Terminal 1 at San Francisco International Airport after slain gay supervisor Harvey Milk.