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B.A.R. launches memberships

B.A.R. launches memberships

In a continuing effort to receive support from readers, the Bay Area Reporter has launched its membership program.

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By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | October 21, 2020

On October 5, Monica Roberts died at home in Houston.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | October 7, 2020

The presidency isn't just about the president.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | September 23, 2020

Over the last few months, "Harry Potter" author JK Rowling as devolved from a beloved children's author to the trans equivalent of reviled anti-gay crusader Anita Bryant.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | September 9, 2020

Allow me a moment to bellyache.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | August 26, 2020

Every so often, I like to step back a bit, and discuss some of the bare basics of being trans.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | August 12, 2020

There really wasn't a lot out there that was aimed at me when I was a young, closeted trans kid growing up in the suburbs.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | July 29, 2020

In 2016, right around this time of year, I wrote about an often-overlooked element of the United States government.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | July 15, 2020

Many years ago, when I was early in my own transition, I was listening to a drive-time talk show on KFI in Los Angeles. The topic at hand was a teacher who had just come out as a trans woman.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | July 1, 2020

Netflix recently released "Disclosure," a documentary created by Sam Feder, Amy Scholder, and Laverne Cox.

By Terry Beswick | June 24, 2020

LGBTQ people are free, right?


By StormMiguel Florez | June 24, 2020

I have been invited to write on what it means to be an San Francisco Pride community grand marshal in a time of COVID-19 and shelter-in-place.

By Jane Spahr | June 24, 2020

It is such an honor and joy to have been voted as community grand marshal in this 50th year of LGBTQAI+ Pride. What a historical moment for us as we celebrate 50 years of working toward our freedom.


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