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    A Banner Year for Women’s Music

    A Banner Year for Women’s Music

    By Melanie DeMore My first encounter with Women’s Music happened in my senior year in college in 1976. I was dating a woman who was in the military (and, by…

    An Invitation to Discover, or Re-discover, Lesbian and Feminist Culture

    An Invitation to Discover, or Re-discover,  Lesbian and Feminist Culture

    By Holly Near Women’s Music was and is a cultural response to sexism and homophobia, and by extension, all of the other joys and challenges of our lives. In the…

    San Francisco Bay Times to Present Record-Breaking Gathering of Women’s Music Stars at Pride

    San Francisco Bay Times to Present Record-Breaking Gathering of Women’s Music Stars at Pride

    The largest ever assemblage of Women’s Music stars in a Pride Parade contingent will take place at the 2015 San Francisco Pride Parade in honor of the 40th anniversary of…

    The 20th Pink Triangle

    The 20th Pink Triangle

    By Patrick Carney (Editor’s Note: The San Francisco Bay Times congratulates Patrick Carney on receiving San Francisco Pride’s 2015 Gilbert Baker Pride Founder’s Award. San Francisco Pride explains that “the…

    The City Hall Centennial Celebration

    A civic celebration honoring the 100th anniversary of San Francisco’s City Hall will be held on Friday, June 19, from 6–11pm in Civic Center Plaza. The event coincides with Mayor…

    World’s Gayest City Hall Turns 100 + Image Gallery

    Harvey Milk frequently used to pause and admire the engraved medallions at San Francisco City Hall depicting Liberty, Equality, Learning and Strength. Years later, Patrick Carney, who worked on the…

    San Francisco City Hall: The People’s Palace

    San Francisco City Hall: The People’s Palace

    By Patrick Carney The Shared Vision of Mayors “Sunny Jim” Rolph (1913) and Willie Brown (1996) San Francisco’s spectacular City Hall was destroyed in the 1906 earthquake. After an architectural…

    Gearing Up for Our Third AIDS/LifeCycle Together

    Gearing Up for Our Third AIDS/LifeCycle Together

    By Ellen Haller, MD, and Joanne Engel, MD, PhD (Editor’s Note: UCSF will be well represented again at this year’s AIDS/LifeCycle, with many members having done the ride multiple times.…

    AIDS/LifeCycle: Adventure, Community, and Critical Funding for Local HIV Prevention & Care

    AIDS/LifeCycle: Adventure, Community, and Critical Funding for Local HIV Prevention & Care

    By Greg Sroda On Sunday, May 31, more than 3,200 people from 46 states, Washington, D.C. and 21 countries will embark on a life-changing journey. It’s the 14th annual AIDS/LifeCycle,…

    Montclair Women’s Cultural Arts Club Farewell Celebrations

    Montclair Women’s Cultural Arts Club Farewell Celebrations

    On May 23, the Montclair Women’s Cultural Arts Club will host two Farewell Celebrations. The evening event immediately sold out, so a second event at 1:00pm was added. MWCAC founder…