Opinion :: Editorial

Editorial: City College board recommendations

Editorial: City College board recommendations

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Oct 10, 2018

City College of San Francisco is improving and headed in the right direction. We're endorsing incumbents Thea Selby and John Rizzo, and newcomer Victor Olivieri, Ph.D. All are straight allies.

Editorial: B.A.R. choices for SF supervisors

Editorial: B.A.R. choices for SF supervisors

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Oct 3, 2018

This November's Board of Supervisors elections will usher in at least three new members, as veteran Supervisors Jane Kim in District 6 and Malia Cohen in District 10 are termed out of office and District 4 Supervisor Katy Tang decided not to run.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Oct 3, 2018

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Beckles the right choice in AD 15

Editorial: Beckles the right choice in AD 15

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Sep 26, 2018

The Bay Area Reporter endorses lesbian Richmond City Councilwoman Jovanka Beckles for the open 15th Assembly District seat.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Sep 26, 2018

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Shouting doesn't work

Editorial: Shouting doesn't work

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Sep 19, 2018

We reject the criticism leveled at the Bay Area Reporter over our decision to publish an opinion piece last week that discussed a timely, topical issue about a mistake, an apology, and anger by the transgender community.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Sep 19, 2018

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Zhao made herself unacceptable

Editorial: Zhao made herself unacceptable

  • 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.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Sep 12, 2018

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: SFPD's troubling response in Egg case

Editorial: SFPD's troubling response in Egg case

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Sep 5, 2018

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.

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

  • by Paul Berge
  • Sep 5, 2018

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Governor, sign these bills

Editorial: Governor, sign these bills

  • 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

  • by Paul Berge
  • Aug 29, 2018

This week's editorial cartoon.

Editorial: Breed should fill school board seat

Editorial: Breed should fill school board seat

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Aug 22, 2018

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