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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 Matthew S. Bajko | October 21, 2020

Two gay men who grew up in the South Bay are aiming to make LGBTQ political history in their respective cities come the November 3 election. Either would be the first out male city council person in their hometowns.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | October 21, 2020

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


By Heather Cassell | October 21, 2020

New Zealand's new parliament made history in a number of ways October 17 — it is majority woman-led and the most diverse in the country's history.

By Cynthia Laird | October 21, 2020

The National AIDS Memorial Grove, which took over stewardship of the National AIDS Memorial Quilt last year, is set to launch a 50-state virtual exhibition of it in conjunction with World AIDS Day December 1.


By Matthew S. Bajko | October 14, 2020

Maintaining San Francisco's LGBTQ community as a thriving, robust segment of the city has been a perennial concern for decades, and during LGBTQ History Month in October, preserving its rich legacy and historic sites receives even greater attention.

By Cynthia Laird | October 14, 2020

The Women's Building has begun an interior painting project that's funded by a grant from Benjamin Moore through the National Trust's campaign, Where Women Make History.


By Heather Cassell | October 14, 2020

President Donald Trump's administration keeps throwing one obstacle after another at asylum seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border, but LGBTQ asylum seekers continue to dream of coming to the United States.

By Matthew S. Bajko | October 12, 2020

The Southern California LGBTQ enclave of West Hollywood is poised to become the first city in the country to create a drag laureate position.


By Matthew S. Bajko | October 7, 2020

As it works to increase interest among high school and college students in its field, the accounting profession is also striving to better understand the issues that LGBTQ accountants encounter in their workplaces.

By Matthew S. Bajko | October 7, 2020

LGBTQ groups were thrilled when Governor Gavin Newsom nominated retired Justice Martin Jenkins, a gay Black man, to the California Supreme Court Monday.


By Cynthia Laird | October 7, 2020

Governor Gavin Newsom has appointed a Black Oakland lesbian to a seat on the California Commission on Aging.

By Heather Cassell | October 7, 2020

Belgium's new deputy prime minister is also now Europe's highest-ranking transgender official.


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