Gay San Francisco: The Latest

Leather :: Give the Gift of Volunteering
San Francisco, CA

Leather :: Give the Gift of Volunteering

BARTAB | By Race Bannon | Dec 10
I felt compelled to write about giving the gift of volunteering because it's only through our volunteer efforts that we build the cogs and wheels that create and manage our organized kink scene.

Australia's Provocative Poster Campaign Promotes PrEP

Australia's Provocative Poster Campaign Promotes PrEP

NEWS | Dec 11
Australians are spreading the word about PrEP through a clever, sexy poster campaign that launched last week.

On Eve of Special Election, Roy Moore Releases Statement on NYC Explosion

On Eve of Special Election, Roy Moore Releases Statement on NYC Explosion

NEWS | Dec 11
Hoping to drum up some eleventh hour xenophobic votes, the campaign for Alabama US Senate hopeful pre-wrote a statement in response to Monday's terror-related explosion in New York City.

3 Trump Accusers Speak Out, Call for Congressional Probe

3 Trump Accusers Speak Out, Call for Congressional Probe

NEWS | By Zeke Miller | Dec 11
Three women who have previously accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment shared their stories on NBC's "Megyn Kelly Today."

Philanthropic Funding for HIV/AIDS Reached Highest Level to Date in 2016

Philanthropic Funding for HIV/AIDS Reached Highest Level to Date in 2016

NEWS | Dec 11
Funders Concerned About AIDS (FCAA) released its 15th annual Philanthropic Support to Address HIV/AIDS report, showing that HIV/AIDS philanthropic disbursements increased 2% in 2016.

The Most Popular Governor in America to Face Primary Challenge from Hate Group Leader

The Most Popular Governor in America to Face Primary Challenge from Hate Group Leader

NEWS | Dec 11
In a move nothing short of a political "Hail Mary pass," Scott Lively (whose 2014 campaign for governor of Massachusetts failed to get even one percent of the vote), is throwing his hat in the ring again.

Oklahoma College Board Member Chided for Anti-Gay Comments

Oklahoma College Board Member Chided for Anti-Gay Comments

NEWS | Dec 11
A former Oklahoma City mayor and member of the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents is being criticized for comparing gay people to pedophiles.

Former Christian Rocker Elle G Becomes LGBT Sensation

Former Christian Rocker Elle G Becomes LGBT Sensation

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jenny Block | Dec 11
When renowned Christian recording artist Elle G came out in 2009, she lost it all. Now she's back as an LGBT sensation, with a new album and a video helping kids.

Mario Batali Tripped Up by Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Mario Batali Tripped Up by Sexual Misconduct Allegations

NEWS | Dec 11
Mario Batali is giving up oversight of the daily operations at his restaurant empire following reports of sexual misconduct by the celebrity chef over a period of at least 20 years.

Mary Blige, Mariah Carey, Nick Jonas Get Golden Globe Nods

Mary Blige, Mariah Carey, Nick Jonas Get Golden Globe Nods

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Dec 11
Pop stars are invading the Golden Globes again this year with nominees such as Mariah Carey, Nick Jonas and Mary J. Blige, who is up for two awards.

Boston LGBTQ Health Org CEO Resigns Over Handling of Harassment Complaints

Boston LGBTQ Health Org CEO Resigns Over Handling of Harassment Complaints

NEWS | Dec 11
The CEO of Fenway Community Health Center, a LGBTQ health organization in Boston, resigned Sunday due to the way in which he handled sexual harassment complaints against a prominent doctor.


News

Ten-Year-Old Aspiring Drag Artist Targeted by Haters on Facebook

Ten-Year-Old Aspiring Drag Artist Targeted by Haters on Facebook

NATIONAL | Dec 11
Cyberbullying hit a new low last weekend when the administrator of a Facebook page that purports to promote "libertarian news and humor" directed followers to troll a Facebook page for a 10-year-old gender fluid boy with autism.


Entertainment

Globalism Comes to the Galleries
San Francisco, CA

Globalism Comes to the Galleries

ART | By Sura Wood | Dec 10
Local galleries are wrapping up 2017 with their final shows of the year. Here's a chance to catch some of them before time runs out.

Tina Turner Writing Sequel to Memoir 'I, Tina'

Tina Turner Writing Sequel to Memoir 'I, Tina'

BOOKS | Dec 11
Tina Turner is not done telling her story.


Business

5 Top EU Economies Warn U.S. About Tax Plans

5 Top EU Economies Warn U.S. About Tax Plans

FINANCE | By Raf Casert | Dec 11
The European Union's top five economies are warning the United States that its massive tax overhaul could violate some of its international obligations and risks "having a major distortive impact" on trade.


Technology

German Intelligence Warns of Increased Chinese Cyberspying

German Intelligence Warns of Increased Chinese Cyberspying

PERSONAL TECH | By Kirsten Greishaber | Dec 11
The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency warned Sunday that China allegedly is using social networks to try to cultivate lawmakers and other officials as sources.


Finance

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

REAL ESTATE | Dec 7
The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) senior community is currently a very important part of the American population, and the struggle for resources and housing can sometimes be difficult.


Style

A Man For All Seasons: EDGE's Essential Gift Guide

A Man For All Seasons: EDGE's Essential Gift Guide

HOME | By Matthew Wexler | Dec 11
EDGE's holiday giving continues with this collection of unique gifts for your favorite guy. We've got it all, whether you're looking for an affordable stocking stuffer, a practical accessory, or a wow-factor piece that is sure to make an impression.


Travel

New Planetarium Seeks to Put NJ Science Center on Travel Map

New Planetarium Seeks to Put NJ Science Center on Travel Map

By Shawn Marsh | Dec 11
New Jersey's Liberty Science Center in Jersey City is aiming to take visitors into space in what they are billing as the largest planetarium in the Western Hemisphere.


Nightlife

On the Tab :: Dec. 7 - 14
San Francisco, CA

On the Tab :: Dec. 7 - 14

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 7
Do you miss snow? Do you buy a tree? Do you decorate it? Do you choose none of the above? Do be doobie do? Celebrate however you like, with festive events all over the Bay Area.

Miami's Winter Party Festival 25th Edition - the Biggest Yet!

Miami's Winter Party Festival 25th Edition - the Biggest Yet!

PARTIES | Dec 7
For this fantastic event lineup, the Task Force is partnering with Masterbeat, which specializes in conceptualizing and producing theme events that go above the ordinary