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Domitilla Catacombs Unveiled After Years of Renovation

Domitilla Catacombs Unveiled After Years of Renovation

By Daniela Petroff | May 31
The catacombs of Domitilla, close to the Appian Way, have been restored with laser and scanning technology, reviving the fading tale of life and death in Rome's early Christian community.

An Inconceivable Truth :: Facing Facts About Racism in the LGBT Community

An Inconceivable Truth :: Facing Facts About Racism in the LGBT Community

By Jill Gleeson | May 29
When the discriminated against discriminate in turn, it's time for a good long look in the mirror.

Wonder Woman :: 'Herstory'

Wonder Woman :: 'Herstory'

By Tim Parks | May 20
Princess Diana of Themyscira has offered a long and storied career in the pantheon of pop culture. Finally, she's headlining her own movie. It gives us a perfect opportunity to look at the herstory of Wonder Woman.

Out There :: Cultural Conundrums

Out There :: Cultural Conundrums

By Roberto Friedman | Apr 29
It's time to catch you up on some of the cultural events your gay uncle Out There has been sampling this month. We've been running behind at keeping you abreast of our civil activities. Let's fill you in.

#ProtectTransKids

#ProtectTransKids

By Joel Gemino | Apr 16
The Obama-era guidance regarding Title IX civil right protections for transgender students was rescinded in late February by President Trump, the Department of Education and the Department of Justice.

Mansplaining Sexism: A Guide for Gays

Mansplaining Sexism: A Guide for Gays

By Dr. Greg Cason | Apr 9
For many in the gay community, talk of gender and sex discrimination has morphed from a worthy topic of discussion to a minefield of criticism from other members. How do we start to defuse this minefield?

Out There :: Cultural Best!

Out There :: Cultural Best!

By Roberto Friedman | Apr 8
Behold the 2017 Besties, the B.A.R. 's LGBTQ Best of the Bay awards. Here are the results in nine Arts & Culture categories. Congratulations to all the winners and also-rans!

Out & About :: Arts Events March 30 - April 6

Out & About :: Arts Events March 30 - April 6

Mar 30
Plenty of plays, musicals, dance and art shows, and more. And don't forget our seventh annual Besties party, celebrating the best of the LGBT bay area, Thursday, April 6 at Oasis!

SXSW to Remove Immigration Warnings from Festival Contract

SXSW to Remove Immigration Warnings from Festival Contract

Mar 8
The South by Southwest festival will remove language from contracts that had warned bands and performers that U.S. immigration agents could be notified over serious contract violations.

BARchive: The Golden Age of Hustlers

By Michael Flanagan | Feb 26
Male prostitution is probably as old as the city itself. Edward Prime-Stevenson wrote in 1908 that soldiers in the Presidio were for rent during the Spanish-American War. It is certainly as old as the homophile organizations.

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