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    Ann Rostow: And the Survey Says …

    Ann Rostow: And the Survey Says …

    By Ann Rostow– And the Survey Says … You probably saw the news about a massive genetic survey on same-sex attraction that showed, well, it showed that sexuality is complicated.…

    Work of Lesbian Civil Rights Pioneer May Revolutionize CA’s Violence Prevention Strategy

    “A man wishing to plant a tree in his yard was advised against this idea by his gardener. The tree would take a hundred years to bear fruit, said the…

    1619: Beyond Reparations

    1619: Beyond Reparations

    By Andrea Shorter– As a new school year has begun for most K–12, university undergrads and graduate students, American history lessons are likely to encompass, explore or at least acknowledge…

    Bring It – Your Voice Matters and You Need to Be Seen

    By Audry deLucia– We live in a time when being visible and making your voice heard changes the course of things; things like who has the honor of representing us…

    GGBA Member Spotlight: Simon Isaac of Zero Above

    By Magdalena Rodriguez– The GGBA member spotlight for this issue is on Simon Isaac of Zero Above, a boutique creative marketing agency with offices in San Francisco and Colchester, U.K.…

    Dangers of Facial Recognition Technology

    Dangers of Facial Recognition Technology

    By Assemblymember Phil Ting– While facial recognition technology is a cool way to unlock your smartphone, it is not ready for prime time. Case in point: the American Civil Liberties…

    Oakland Has a Housing Crisis, So Where Is the Money to End It?

    Oakland Has a Housing Crisis, So Where Is the Money to End It?

    By Rebecca Kaplan, Oakland City Councilmember At-Large– In key findings from a survey of Oakland residents conducted on December 7, 2018, 75 percent of our residents see homelessness and housing…

    EQCA Brunch to Honor Accomplishments of Womxn

    EQCA Brunch to Honor Accomplishments of Womxn

            By Leslie Katz, Esq.– A few months ago, Equality California (EQCA)—the nonprofit I’ve been a part of since the early 2000s—approached me to help chair an…

    Forgetting History at Our Peril: The Foundation George W. Bush Laid for Donald Trump

    Forgetting History at Our Peril: The Foundation George W. Bush Laid for Donald Trump

    By John Lewis and Stuart Gaffney– A few days ago, a friend who is very active in the LGBTIQ rights movement quipped that things were so bad with Trump he…

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