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By John Ferrannini | May 27, 2020

Larry Kramer — the New York City-based gay playwright and author whose involvement in the Gay Men's Health Crisis and ACT UP changed the course of the AIDS epidemic — died May 27. He was 84

By Brian Bromberger | May 13, 2020

David Carter, a gay man whose book on the 1969 Stonewall riots was considered by many scholars and critics as the definitive text on the seminal event in LGBTQ history, died May 1 in his Greenwich Village apartment in New York City.


By BAR staff | May 6, 2020

The obituary for Bradford Byron Potts

By Michael Yamashita | May 1, 2020

Thank you very much, it has been both humbling and encouraging receiving your generous support when so many are also in need of help. So far, we have raised just over $25,000 and are just 15% away from reaching our goal of $30,000.


By BAR staff | April 22, 2020

The obituary for Jim Campbell.

By | April 15, 2020

The obituary for Joseph Saunders.


By BAR staff | April 15, 2020

The obituary for Nick Shelbi.

By Michael Yamashita | April 15, 2020

San Francisco is one of 11 US cities that is fortunate to have a legacy LGBT publication by us, for us, and about us. Help preserve the BAR as an historic and important community institution for the future.


By BAR staff | April 8, 2020

The obituary for Jeffrey Tilmon.

By BAR staff | April 1, 2020

The obituary for Robert Scot Webster.


By John Ferrannini | March 24, 2020

Robb "Lord" Martine, a writer who was once called "the king of San Francisco nightlife," died Friday, March 20. He was 50.

By Sari Staver | March 2, 2020

Psychiatrist Robert P. Cabaj, a gay Bay Area man known for his role in advancing LGBT mental health through writing, teaching, and advocacy, died suddenly February 24 after a brief hospitalization. He was 72.


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