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5:40pm

Tue April 14, 2015
News

Black Girl Dangerous: a conversation with Mia McKenzie

Mia McKenzie
http://miamckenzie.net/

Earlier this month, a police officer in South Carolina was arrested for murder, after a video of him shooting an unarmed black man at a traffic stop was released. This arrest follows a year of high profile police shootings of black men, shootings that led to protests and discussions about race in Oakland --- like Black Brunch and the Black Lives Matter campaign. But in many ways, we are just joining a conversation that’s been going on for a while. Oakland's Mia McKenzie has been writing about black, brown and queer identity in her blog Black Girl Dangerous since 2011.

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4:54pm

Tue January 27, 2015
Arts & Culture

Staying in the Gray

Hannah Young giving her boifriend Clem Breslin a smooch.

 


Many spaces are designated for either men or women: bathrooms, clothing stores, hair salons. But some people don’t subscribe to being a man or a woman. This is true for Clem Breslin, who identifies as being genderqueer. 

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1:27am

Thu August 14, 2014
Out in the Bay ~ 8/14/14 ~ 7pm Thursday

The Art & Queerness of Burning Man

  

Why do tens of thousands of people trek to a temporary camp city in a remote Nevada desert every August? Is Burning Man worth the heat and dust storms? What's queer about it? On Thursday's Out in the Bay (7pm 8/14) Eric Jansen's guests are Jennifer Raiser and Sidney Erthal, writer and photographer, respectively, of the book Burning Man: Art on Fire; and Foxy, past mayor of Camp Beaverton, the main lesbian camp in Burning Man's "gayborhood."

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3:41pm

Mon July 14, 2014
Arts & Culture

Gay history: there’s more to it than Harvey Milk

Daniel Nicoletta

Gay Pride events take place in June in many communities around this country, and increasingly in other countries as well. The one here in San Francisco was among the first ever organized.

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7:51pm

Thu September 26, 2013

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