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By Cynthia Laird | December 30, 2019

Chesa Boudin, who won a hard fought race for San Francisco district attorney in 2019, will be sworn in during a ceremony Wednesday, January 8, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Avenue. Doors open at 5.

By Heather Cassell | December 30, 2019

In 2019, global news affecting LGBTQs was filled with intense struggles and some big wins — from marriage equality to decriminalization to conversion therapy to politics.


By Roger Brigham | December 30, 2019

The 21st century has been going through its adolescent years the past decade, swiftly zipping in and out of its teens to enter 2020 as a young adult, fully capable of voting, driving, and spitting into the wind

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | December 30, 2019

As you read this, we are ushering in 2020, and while we can debate if this is the start of a new decade, or just the beginning of the "20s," it seems all-too-clear that we live in some very challenging times.


By Matthew S. Bajko | December 23, 2019

The plight of those living on the streets inspired this year's op-art submission by San Francisco-based artist Kurt Schwartzmann, a gay man who was homeless for six months in 2007.

By Cynthia Laird | December 23, 2019

People looking to get a fresh start in the new year — as well as burn off some of those calories from the holidays — can enjoy a First Day Hike at state parks throughout California.


By Roger Brigham | December 23, 2019

International Front Runners became a little more "inter" and a little less "national" toward the end of 2019 when it elected Chris Rauchle of Australia as its new president.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | December 18, 2019

Christmas lights used to be wired in such a way that if one bulb perished, the whole string would fail to light up. You had to go, bulb by bulb, trying to find that one filament that had given up the ghost.


By Cynthia Laird | December 18, 2019

The Q Foundation will officially launch its new HIV/AIDS rental subsidy program Friday, December 20, from 12:30 to 5 p.m. at the Koret Auditorium at the San Francisco Public Library, 100 Larkin Street.

By Roger Brigham | December 18, 2019

Two years ago, I wrote a facetious JockTalk column that said the best holiday gift the collective sports world could get would be a moral compass. This year I think our sports world could use a spine.


By Matthew S. Bajko | December 16, 2019

Gay South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg is one of several Democratic candidates seeking the endorsement of Equality California.

By Matthew S. Bajko | December 11, 2019

The yearly holiday shopping season between Thanksgiving and Christmas is peak sales time for a gay watch designer and a queer-owned candle business that also sells a line of "unmentionables."


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