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By BAR Editorial Board | March 3, 2021

When the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Equality Act last week, it marked the second time the lower chamber had approved the sweeping legislation that would add sexual orientation and gender identity to the 1964 Civil Rights Act.

By BAR Editorial Board | February 24, 2021

While the COVID-19 vaccine rollout remains uneven in California, it's a relief that most people over the age of 65 can now make an appointment — that is if sites have the vaccine and are open.


By BAR Editorial Board | February 17, 2021

The San Francisco Board of Education made a mockery of diversity, even as members have the right intentions.

By BAR Editorial Board | February 10, 2021

During his first visit to the State Department February 4, President Joe Biden wasted no time in making clear that global LGBTQI+ rights would be front and center of his foreign policy agenda.


By BAR Editorial Board | February 3, 2021

So far, Governor Gavin Newsom's administration has largely failed to manage a comprehensive COVID vaccination effort for California.

By BAR Editorial Board | January 27, 2021

It may be premature to declare President Joe Biden's executive order repealing former President Donald Trump's odious transgender military ban a "victory," as some news outlets have reported


By BAR Editorial Board | January 20, 2021

The Senate this week finally started holding hearings for President Joe Biden's various cabinet nominees and others that need confirmation.

By BAR Editorial Board | January 13, 2021

History was made last week when the San Francisco Board of Supervisors selected Shamann Walton, who represents District 10, to be its new president, the first Black man to take the powerful post.


By BAR Editorial Board | January 6, 2021

On his way out the door, former Attorney General William Barr delivered one last slap to minority groups, potentially including LGBTQs of color.

By BAR Editorial Board | January 6, 2021

We are several weeks into COVID-19 vaccine distribution and the pace is woefully slow in California.


By BAR Editorial Board | December 29, 2020

After a mostly dismal 2020, we are more than ready for the new year.

By BAR Editorial Board | December 22, 2020

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors will meet January 8 and, after elected and reelected members are sworn in, will choose a new board president.


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