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Editorial: When workouts don't work out

Editorial: When workouts don't work out

By BAR Editorial Board

Now spin classes and luxe fitness centers have joined the list of politically toxic companies.

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By Matthew S. Bajko | August 16, 2019

Equality California plans to call on the California Democratic Party to censure a state Senate candidate for what it considers to be homophobic campaign tactics, the Bay Area Reporter has learned.

By Cynthia Laird | August 15, 2019

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) on Wednesday blasted a Trump administration proposal out of the Labor Department that would allow federal contractors to discriminate against LGBTQs.


By Cynthia Laird | August 15, 2019

SF mayor, city attorney oppose proposed rule by Trump administration that they say would cause harm to the trans community and others.

By Meg Elison | August 14, 2019

In San Francisco's Castro district, almost any highly-visible gathering place is at once a symbol of queer liberation and a possible target for violence.


By Meg Elison | August 14, 2019

Now that the Board of Supervisors has allocated city funding for the Compton's Transgender Cultural District, Executive Director Aria Sa'id is ready to get to work.

By Ed Walsh | August 14, 2019

On the one-year anniversary of the grisly discovery of Brian Egg's headless torso in a fish tank in his South of Market home, no one has been prosecuted for the homicide.


By Liz Highleyman | August 14, 2019

A new HIV prevention option works well for gay and bisexual men and transgender women and should be approved by the Food and Drug Administration for these populations, according to an expert advisory committee.

By Matthew S. Bajko | August 14, 2019

San Francisco's only LGBT citywide municipal officeholder is all but assured of re-election this year, as Treasurer-Tax Collector José Cisneros is once again running unopposed. Cisneros, 63, is seeking a fourth four-year term.


By Heather Cassell | August 14, 2019

An advertising campaign, "Love is Love," launched by the Coca-Cola Company ahead of a progressive music festival in Budapest, Hungary last week has led to political leaders calling for a boycott of the global soft drink company.

By Cynthia Laird | August 14, 2019

Queers will lead a protest Monday, August 19, in front of the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in San Francisco advocating closing detention camps and stopping deportations and raids.


By BAR staff | August 14, 2019

Eight new plaques were unveiled in the Castro last week as part of the Rainbow Honor Walk.

By Veronica Dolginko | August 14, 2019

A mural in San Francisco's Castro district was formally unveiled last weekend, infusing a humorous spirit and brightening up the neighborhood.


By Paul Berge | August 14, 2019

This week's editorial cartoon.

By Roger Brigham | August 14, 2019

A few years back, Joey Van Matre, an Oklahoma research analyst who had recently relocated to the Bay Area, was in search of a sport to help him open up socially.


By BAR staff | August 14, 2019

New managing director of San Francisco's War Memorial takes over.

By Belo Cipriani | August 14, 2019

The California Gold Rush attracted many unique and memorable characters to the West Coast.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | August 14, 2019

At long last, Gavin Grimm has won his case.

By Tom Brougham | August 14, 2019

This month marks the 40th anniversary of the "invention" of domestic partnerships policy. On August 21, 1979, I delivered two letters to my employer, the City of Berkeley.


By BAR staff | August 14, 2019

The obituary for Gregory Scott Brouse.

By BAR staff | August 14, 2019

The obituary for Jere Puckett Mitchell.


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