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Thanks to matching offer from anonymous donor, Bay Area Reporter extends fundraising appeal

Thanks to matching offer from anonymous donor, Bay Area Reporter extends fundraising appeal

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By Matthew S. Bajko | May 22, 2020

At 15 years of age Ewan Barker Plummer is already attuned to politics and civic affairs.

By Matthew S. Bajko | May 20, 2020

A year after the city council in Dublin, California found itself the focus of negative headlines across the country for initially refusing to fly the rainbow flag in honor of June being Pride Month, it easily adopted a proclamation Tuesday.


By Cynthia Laird | May 20, 2020

Organizers of the pink triangle installation atop Twin Peaks have launched an online fundraiser to pay for the site to be lighted this year.

By Heather Cassell | May 20, 2020

Global LGBT leaders were concerned about the well-being of queer communities around the world when the novel coronavirus pandemic broke out and countries began shutting down to halt the spread of it.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | May 20, 2020

Aimee Stephens was a transgender woman.

By John Ferrannini | May 19, 2020

A podcast about the history of the LGBT rights movement before Stonewall will be back for a second season just as Pride Month kicks off around the world.


By Matthew S. Bajko | May 18, 2020

It has become a yearly ritual; Republican-controlled legislative chambers across the country pass anti-LGBT legislation, many attacking the rights of transgender youth and adults.

By Cynthia Laird | May 13, 2020

With the in-person programs celebrating the 150th anniversary of San Francisco's Golden Gate Park currently canceled, park lovers and others can support the unique green space with the purchase of various items, including a plush baby bison.


By Matthew S. Bajko | May 13, 2020

With this May 22 being the 90th birthday of the late gay supervisor Harvey Milk, the first LGBT person elected to public office in San Francisco, local LGBT leaders had planned to host a block party in the city's Castro district.

By Heather Cassell | May 13, 2020

Germany is the latest country to ban conversion therapy for minors.


By Matthew S. Bajko | May 11, 2020

With their annual Pride event turned into a weeklong virtual affair this year due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, LGBT leaders are working on seeing all 20 of the incorporated cities and towns in San Mateo County celebrate Pride Month in June.

By Sari Staver | May 6, 2020

Thanks to a new Nob Hill dispensary, San Franciscans can legally buy starter cannabis plants, or clones, without leaving the city.


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