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By Heather Cassell | December 4, 2019

International LGBT organizations are calling for Haiti's government to investigate the suspicious death of the country's leading gay rights activist.

By BAR Editorial Board | December 4, 2019

Unless there is a peaceful resolution soon to the violent anti-government demonstrations in Hong Kong, site of the 2022 Gay Games, alternate plans for relocating it to another country are necessary.


By Heather Cassell | December 4, 2019

Silicon Valley marked World AIDS Day by raising a red ribbon flag and lighting up San Jose's City Hall rotunda and tower in red during an observance Tuesday, December 3.

By BAR staff | December 4, 2019

The Castro Merchants business group held its annual holiday tree lighting Monday, December 2 at Castro and 18th streets.


By Cynthia Laird | December 4, 2019

Body, a Castro clothing store that's been around for 40 years, will close this month in part because of the recent fire that affected the building.

By Samantha Laurey | December 4, 2019

On the 41st anniversary of the assassinations of San Francisco Supervisor Harvey Milk and Mayor George Moscone, a crowd gathered in the Castro district to mourn their deaths at the annual candlelight vigil.


By Paul Berge | December 4, 2019

This week's editorial cartoon.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | December 4, 2019

Transphobia, like homophobia, isn't generally using the suffix "-phobia" to mean "fear," but to mean "aversion." It's the same notion as hydrophobic surfaces refer to their ability to repel water.


By BAR staff | December 4, 2019

The annual World AIDS Day observance at the National AIDS Memorial Grove included honoring a lesbian and gay man, and marking the return to the Bay Area of the Names Project AIDS Memorial Quilt.

By Cynthia Laird | December 4, 2019

Howard Cruse, a pioneer in the LGBTQ cartooning movement and founding editor of Gay Comix, died November 26. He was 75.


By Cynthia Laird | December 4, 2019

The city is now accepting applications from those eligible to move into eight affordable apartments in the LGBT Castro district. The residents will be selected by a lottery draw to be conducted January 7.

By Sari Staver | December 4, 2019

From $5 stocking stuffer socks to $175 edible-making machines, you'll have no trouble finding gifts for the cannabis aficionado in your life this holiday season.


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