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Castro Audio Tour with AIDS Quilt Creator Debuts

CULTURE | By Matthew S. Bajko | May 23
The audio tour begins in front of the Harvey Milk Civil Rights Academy, where listeners learn why naming the public school in San Francisco's Castro district after a gay icon was such a "radical idea."

Stonewall National Education Project

NATIONAL | May 2
Administrators, building principals and teachers from at least 50 school districts throughout the United States will gather in Fort Lauderdale from May 12 to 15 at the Bahia Mar Hotel to focus on LGBTQ inclusive curriculum and GLBTQ student safety.

Are Leather Titles Necessary?

CULTURE | By Race Bannon | Feb 7
On Wednesday, January 28, the San Francisco Leathermen's Discussion Group (LDG) hosted a panel discussion named "Are Leather Titles Necessary?" at the SF LGBT Center.

Papa Can You Hear Me? :: Joe Gauthreaux Turns Up the Volume at the White Party

PARTIES | By Sam Chafin | Nov 29
2014 was a banner year for Joe Gauthreaux. Catch up with the sexy DJ in this interview!

Westward Ho(mo): Gold Rush Gays

CULTURE | By Michael Flanagan | Nov 23
Exactly how wild was the Wild West in San Francisco? One thing which seems clear from paintings and drawings of the 19th century is that there was a lot of same-sex dancing going on.

An Interview With Porn Director Wakefield Poole

MOVIES | By Gary M. Kramer | Nov 16
Wakefield Poole first came to prominence as a dancer in the Ballet Russes. He performed and choreographed on stage, but also worked in television and Broadway.

Gay Porn Auteur Toby Ross Remembers

CULTURE | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Nov 6
In the new feature length documentary "Toby Ross and the 70s," Toby Ross, one of that era's leading gay porn directors, recalls his filmmaking. Ross recalls in this interview, also.

A Brief History of Gay Bars

CULTURE | By Pier Angelo | Nov 1
Gathering places favored by homosexuals have operated for centuries. Here's a brief rundown of the history of the gay bar.

When A Mask Is Not A Mask

CULTURE | By Caleb Rainey | Oct 25
While costumes can be a lot of fun, they have also become a source of contention -- particularly among we millennials who are supposedly more culturally savvy and progressive than our predecessors.

Queer Comics: A Few of Comic Books' More Groundbreaking LGBT Characters

CULTURE | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Oct 19
Just who's who and who's gay in the four-color world of comics? The question is sometimes open to interpretation, but increasingly just open as gay superheroes emerge from the closet.

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