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Gay SF filmmaker competes on 'Jeopardy!'

Gay SF filmmaker competes on 'Jeopardy!'

By Sari Staver

After some 40 years behind the lens, independent filmmaker Peter Stein stepped out in front of the camera recently to be a contestant on the popular TV quiz show "Jeopardy!"

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By John Ferrannini | October 25, 2021

Two former assistant district attorneys blasted their former boss, Chesa Boudin, in a news conference October 25 — the signature deadline for the Safer SF Without Boudin campaign, which will likely head to San Francisco voters.

By Matthew S. Bajko | October 24, 2021

A photo installation of Harvey Milk at San Francisco International Airport has been reworked into a more intimate portrait along what is known as the Federal Inspection Services Corridor in terminal 1.


By Matthew S. Bajko | October 21, 2021

San Francisco's health department came under pointed criticism at a supervisors hearing Thursday for its continued problems in gathering the sexual orientation and gender identity of the patients it serves.

By Kendra Klang and Eric Jansen | October 21, 2021

... and they was a queer civil rights trailblazer left out of history books.


By John Ferrannini | October 20, 2021

The California Historical Society is digitizing photos of early LGBTQ Pride parades, SOMA leather bars and the Castro and Polk neighborhoods that it rediscovered in its archives. But background on the photographers is hard to come by.

By John Ferrannini | October 20, 2021

District 8, which includes the Castro neighborhood, has a new liaison from the office of San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin.


By Victoria A. Brownworth | October 20, 2021

Some say Pauli Murray is the most important American activist you've never heard of.

By BAR Editorial Board | October 20, 2021

Transgender people across the country, especially kids, find themselves in a dire, existential situation in 2021.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | October 20, 2021

In February 2006, Dave Chappelle was interviewed by Oprah Whitney about walking off his eponymous Comedy Central sketch show.

By Greg Razer | October 20, 2021

While often diminished and constantly overlooked, our LGBTQ history is rich with significant events, especially throughout the 20th century.


By BAR staff | October 20, 2021

School board recall proponents respond to a recent op-ed by Faauuga Moliga and a reader has doubts about a new STD and hep C bill.

By BAR staff | October 20, 2021

Former San Francisco Supervisor Tom Ammiano began his stint as board president in January 1999.


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