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Affirmation confab draws LGBT Mormons to SF

By Brian Bromberger | Wednesday May 16, 2018
LGBT Mormons and their allies met in San Francisco recently, and talked about working to gain greater acceptance in a religion that shuns them.

AHF files two lawsuits against Gilead

By Alex Madison | Wednesday May 16, 2018
Four Californians living with HIV, including one in Marin County, are suing the pharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences over its continued distribution of what they say is a toxic HIV medicine.

News Briefs: Our Lady J to be SF Pride celebrity grand marshal

By Cynthia Laird | Wednesday May 16, 2018
Transgender television writer and producer Our Lady J has been announced as a celebrity grand marshal for the San Francisco Pride parade.

Ex-Bay Area politico wins OR primary for Congress

By Matthew S. Bajko | Wednesday May 16, 2018
A lesbian former Bay Area councilwoman will take on a longtime Republican incumbent in a rural Oregon congressional district this November having won her Democratic primary race Tuesday.

Former SF police commissioner Julius Turman dies

By Alex Madison | Wednesday May 16, 2018
Friends and colleagues remember Julius Turman, the gay former San Francisco police commissioner who was found dead in his home last weekend.

Lesbian senator barnstorms in Bay Area

By Matthew S. Bajko | Wednesday May 16, 2018
With conservative donors bankrolling a multimillion-dollar effort to defeat her come November, lesbian U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin) barnstormed through the Bay Area last weekend to bolster her own campaign coffers.

Queer Ancestors Project to unveil anthology

By Alex Madison | Wednesday May 16, 2018
No matter how far the LGBT community has come in terms of equality and acceptance, safe spaces and understanding the struggles of LGBT ancestors will always be incredibly important to the continued progress of the community, said Celeste Chan.

LGBT Pride in Cuba

By BAR staff | Wednesday May 16, 2018
Cuba celebrates International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.

Castro groups relinquish $100K city grant for Pink Triangle Park

By Matthew S. Bajko | Wednesday May 16, 2018
A San Francisco monument to LGBTs killed by the Nazis in World War II will no longer see an infusion of cash to repair its damaged elements now that two neighborhood groups have relinquished the city grant awarded to the project.

Protesters try to disrupt Milk plaza meeting

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Wednesday May 16, 2018
A small but vocal group of protesters attempted to disrupt a community meeting Tuesday night as the Friends of Harvey Milk Plaza unveiled semi-final architectural designs for the new Harvey Milk Plaza and transit station at Castro and Market streets.

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