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Political Notebook: CA LGBT legislative caucus set to decrease

Political Notebook: CA LGBT legislative caucus set to decrease

By Matthew S. Bajko

The California Legislative LGBT Caucus will see its membership shrink in the next legislative session for the third time since it was established in 2002.

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By Cynthia Laird | November 14, 2018

The Rosie the Riveter Trust has received a challenge grant and is seeking donations, which will be matched up to $20,000 until December 31.

By Roger Brigham | November 14, 2018

The recently renamed Rainbow Sierrans will hold its annual holiday party Saturday, December 8, at the Muir Beach Community Center.


By Belo Cipriani | November 14, 2018

In a chilly November afternoon in 2008, I tapped my white cane down Shattuck Avenue in Berkeley, California and entered Pegasus Books.

By Christina A. DiEdoardo | November 14, 2018

Just as Malcolm and Macduff gathered their forces for the final assault on Macbeth's castle, anti-fascists in San Francisco and around the country continue to rise regardless of the outcome of last week's midterm elections.


By Matthew S. Bajko | November 7, 2018

It was a mixed night Tuesday for the two out Peninsula council candidates looking to make LGBT political history in San Mateo County.

By Cynthia Laird | November 7, 2018

Bay Area residents will have an opportunity to commemorate trans lives lost to violence at Transgender Day of Remembrance events this month. There is no cost to attend, though donations will be accepted at most of the events.


By Matthew S. Bajko | November 7, 2018

For 23 years the Scarlet Sage Herb Co. has supplied San Francisco residents with holistic treatments to remedy all manner of ills, aches, and pains.

By Roger Brigham | November 7, 2018

We live in disturbing and divisive times that promise to remain disturbing and divisive as the ripples from the midterm elections play out and are absorbed.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | November 7, 2018

My readers are all time travelers. For me, the 2018 midterm is still a moment in my near future, not a moment of the near past. I don't know the outcomes and can only make a somewhat educated guess about what's to come.

By Matthew S. Bajko | October 31, 2018

A number of LGBT candidates are seeking school board seats around the Bay Area this election cycle. Some, should they win, will make LGBT political history in their respective cities.


By Cynthia Laird | October 31, 2018

LGBTQ students enrolling in undergraduate or graduate programs for the 2019-2020 academic year can now apply for a Point Foundation scholarship.

By Sari Staver | October 31, 2018

Served by itself hot or cold — or on the rocks mixed with juices or carbonated beverages — cannabis-infused herbal tea is the latest incarnation of northern California's favorite herb.


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