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Editorial: Another reason to get vaxed

Editorial: Another reason to get vaxed

By BAR Editorial Board

In much of the early coverage of the new Omicron coronavirus variant, one thing is key — people should get vaccinated, or get a booster if they were vaccinated at least six months ago.

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By BAR Editorial Board | November 23, 2021

Last week, San Francisco Mayor London Breed said that she and the city are taking steps to potentially open a safe consumption site by next spring.

By BAR Editorial Board | November 17, 2021

The Bay Area Reporter's news section is changing its style to be more gender expansive.


By BAR Editorial Board | November 17, 2021

A new poll shows San Francisco residents are deeply dissatisfied with the city's failure to keep up with the growing need for affordable housing.

By BAR Editorial Board | November 10, 2021

Statistician Robert Santos was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on November 4 to lead the U.S. Census Bureau — he is the first Latino and only the second person of color to be director of the department (an African American was acting director in 1998).


By BAR Editorial Board | November 3, 2021

Last month, the Organization for Refuge, Asylum, and Migration and the Rainbow Railroad released a much-needed report on conditions faced by LGBTQ refugees and asylum seekers at the sprawling Kakuma Refugee Camp in Kenya.

By BAR Editorial Board | October 27, 2021

On Tuesday, President Joe Biden announced that he intends to nominate Gigi Sohn to fill a vacant seat at the Federal Communications Commission.


By BAR Editorial Board | October 20, 2021

Transgender people across the country, especially kids, find themselves in a dire, existential situation in 2021.

By BAR Editorial Board | October 13, 2021

Overall, it was a good legislative year for LGBTQs in California.


By BAR Editorial Board | October 6, 2021

Of the many pieces of legislation awaiting action by Governor Gavin Newsom, Senate Bill 98 should be signed without hesitation.

By BAR Editorial Board | October 6, 2021

The Democratic National Committee's decision to scrap a Black trans woman as an at-large member of the DNC was disheartening and confusing to many, more so because it was tone deaf to calls for diversity and equitable representation.


By BAR Editorial Board | September 29, 2021

President Joe Biden defended his decision to pull troops out of Afghanistan last month, but lost in the ensuing debate has been the fate of LGBTQ Afghans now living under the homophobic Taliban regime.

By BAR Editorial Board | September 22, 2021

In two recent instances, California Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis has missed opportunities regarding LGBTQ issues in San Francisco.


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