LGBTQ

Hoover Tower at Stanford University (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Stanford Loses Title As Nation’s Most Gay-Friendly University

The Bay Area takes the rainbow cake for having the most epic Gay Pride festivities, but not so much when it comes to LGBTQ-friendly universities, according to a new ranking.

08/04/2015

LGBT mural burnt in the Mission, SF (Photo: Anna Duckworth)

LGBT-Theme Mural In SF Mission District Repeatedly Defaced, This Time Set On Fire

An LGBTQ-themed mural that went up in San Francisco’s Mission District earlier this month was defaced Monday night for a third time, when it was set on fire by an unknown arsonist.

06/30/2015

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LGBT Studies Course At San Francisco High School May Be 1st In Nation

A San Francisco high school may be the first in the country to offer an LGBT studies course.

06/22/2015

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LGBTQ-Themed Mural In San Francisco’s Mission District Repeatedly Vandalized Just Ahead Of Pride Festivities

For the third time now, a gay, lesbian and transgender-themed mural in San Francisco’s Mission District has been defaced with spray paint.

06/22/2015

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PULSE: Pride Music Community

99.7 [NOW!] (KMVQ-FM) today launched PULSE, a station featuring a mix of dance, electronic, and pop hit music that reflects the LGBTQ community.

06/19/2015

Performance Artist and rapper Mykki Blanco (UNO Records)

SF Production Company Boots Headliner After Homophobic Rant, Books Trans Performer Instead

Working in the music business often means having to make tough calls to maintain integrity.

06/18/2015

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Digital Mural Celebrating LGBTQ, Latin Culture Defaced Days After Unveiling In San Francisco’s Mission District

A mural displayed to celebrate the Latin experience in LGBTQ culture was defaced just days after it was unveiled in the city’s Mission District.

06/18/2015

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San Mateo County To Vote On Creating First LGBTQ Commission In California

The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors will vote on a resolution June 3 to create a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Commission. If it passes, it’d be the first of its kind in California.

06/02/2014

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California Methodists Move To Allow Gay Weddings In Opposition To Church Doctrine

A document being called the “Declaration of Inclusion” has begun circulating among the governing bodies of several Bay Area churches, and as of February 18th, 30 churches had declared their intent to allow the unions; about half of those in the Bay Area.

02/20/2014

Rainbow flags line the courtyard at San Francisco's City Hall (credit: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Prop. 8 Proponents In Bid To Repeal California Transgender Law

Two of the major players in the passage of California’s now-defunct same-sex marriage ban are backing a campaign to overturn a new law allowing transgender students to choose which school restrooms they use and whether to play boys’ or girls’ sports.

09/20/2013

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