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    Send out the Clowns

    Send out the Clowns

    Congress is finally ending its surreal performance. Boehner signaled long ago that he would not allow the United States to default on its bills. The Speaker is an enigma, but…

    “Speak Out” Campaign Brings HIV Out of the Closet

    “Speak Out” Campaign Brings HIV Out of the Closet

    A new campaign entitled Speak Out launched this month with a series of outdoor ads and targeted messages, including a “media take over” of the Castro MUNI station, with the…

    Welcome to the 40th Castro Street Fair!

    Welcome to the 40th Castro Street Fair!

    The Bay Times, like the Castro Street Fair, is Castro-based and celebrates the diversity of our ever-growing LGBT family. We are the oldest and largest Bay Area newspaper that is…

    Singer, Dancer Marco Middlesex Sends Out Positive Energy

    Singer, Dancer Marco Middlesex Sends Out Positive Energy

    I am excited to introduce performing artist Marco Middlesex to you. Marco is a glorious mix of Irish and Italian decent, and is a person of strength and wisdom. He…

    Turtle Hill, Brooklyn Presents Absorbing Story of a Gay Male Couple

    Turtle Hill, Brooklyn Presents Absorbing Story of a Gay Male Couple

    Turtle Hill, Brooklyn, out this week on DVD, is an outstanding independent queer film that addresses issues of trust, communication and fidelity between two partners. Smart and savvy, it introduces…

    More Love and More Marriage

    More Love and More Marriage

    The latest California public opinion poll shows record support for marriage equality — 64% of likely voters and 61% percent of all adults. This news made us realize how wonderful…

    Marriage Involves Conscious Efforts

    Marriage Involves Conscious Efforts

    In every wedding ceremony in which I officiate I recite this quote: “Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate.…

    Smuin Ballet’s New Season and LGBT Night

    Smuin Ballet’s New Season and LGBT Night

    (Editor’s Note: Choreographer Darren Anderson, who was also an internationally acclaimed ballet dancer, created Smuin Ballet’s LGBT Night. Born in Edmonton, Canada, and trained on scholarship with both the Royal…

    Katharine Cole’s Thought-Provoking New CD “There Is No God” Erases Constant Condemnation

    Katharine Cole’s Thought-Provoking New CD  “There Is No God” Erases Constant Condemnation

    (Editor’s Note: Popular “Bay Times” music columnist Katharine Cole played to packed houses here in the Bay Area before recently moving to Atlanta. The OutMusic Award winner for best female…

    Profiles of Compassion and Courage: David Campos

    Profiles of Compassion and Courage: David Campos

    District 9 Supervisor David Campos has, for nearly 5 years, represented Bernal Heights, part of Portola and the Inner Mission. A Harvard Law School graduate, Campos previously worked as a…