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Bay Area trans man wins gold at World Latin Dance Cup

Bay Area trans man wins gold at World Latin Dance Cup

A Bay Area transgender man is crediting his love of dance with helping him find acceptance, and in the process, winning competitive awards.

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By Matthew S. Bajko | January 22, 2020

Voters in an Assembly district that straddles Alameda and Santa Clara counties could elect the first bisexual member of the Legislature this year.

By Cynthia Laird | January 22, 2020

San Francisco's Golden Gate Park celebrates its 150th birthday this year and events to commemorate the occasion are starting.


By Roger Brigham | January 22, 2020

The San Francisco 49ers are headed to the Super Bowl in Miami after a blowout 37-20 NFC Championship win over the Green Bay Packers, powered by a mind-blowing four-touchdown, 220-yard rushing performance by running back Raheem Mostert.

By | January 15, 2020

The San Francisco Interfaith Council has announced events to celebrate the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr., which will be observed Monday, January 20.


By Roger Brigham | January 15, 2020

The new decade comes with a new chapter in the life of Golden State Warriors president and chief operating officer Rick Welts.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | January 15, 2020

I want to take a moment to primarily speak to those who may be questioning whether they may be trans or nonbinary themselves, or are still fairly new to the potential transitions. Don't worry, if that isn't you, you're still welcome to read on.


By Heather Cassell | January 15, 2020

Bogota's new mayor, Claudia López, secretly wed her partner, Angelica Lozano, before taking office, she announced on social media December 16.

By John Ferrannini | January 14, 2020

The third largest Christian denomination in the United States — the United Methodist Church — may split over the issue of acceptance of LGBT people.


By Matthew S. Bajko | January 13, 2020

With the field now set in the special election for a Palm Springs area state Senate seat, speculation is growing that the lesbian candidate in the race will compete against a Republican in the May runoff.

By Matthew S. Bajko | January 8, 2020

Just as San Francisco Mayor London Breed highlighted the city's housing crisis and need for increased mental health services in her inaugural address this week, so too did District 8 Supervisor Rafael Mandelman in discussing his 2020 priorities.


By Cynthia Laird | January 8, 2020

Tom DeCaigny, a gay man who heads the San Francisco Arts Commission as cultural affairs director, has announced he is departing to take a job as executive director of the California Alliance for Arts Education.

By Heather Cassell | January 8, 2020

Kyrgyzstan gay activist Dastan "Danik" Kasmamytov is on a mission to plant a rainbow flag atop the world's Seven Summits to bring visibility for LGBT rights around the world.


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