Castro District

Castro District

Hundreds Block Castro District Chanting ‘Black Lives Matter’

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The rally was in light of police killings of men in Missouri and New York. Demonstrators chose Christmas Eve to say this was “no time for celebration.” ...
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Rainbow Honor Walk Installation Honors 20 LGBT Leaders

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Those honored in the Castro will be laid in alphabetical order, starting with Jane Addams, the first American woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931. ...
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New Study Suggests ‘There Goes the Gayborhood’

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A new study finds traditionally gay neighborhoods are starting to become increasingly “straight” and are losing their cultural identity. ...
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White House Transcript: Harvey Milk Stamp Dedication

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Transcript: It is hard to think of words that more succinctly describe Harvey Milk the leader, the activist, the fighter, the elected official. ...
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The Castro District to Add Rainbow Crosswalk by Pride

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The city’s Castro District will be showing off their LGBT pride by painting four crosswalks rainbow colors. ...
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Digital Dykes Take Over San Francisco

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The one day summit, February 28, hosted at the historic Castro Theater, will bring together hundreds of geeky queer girls. ...
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Harvey Milk’s Suit to Be Preserved with ‘Out West’ Project

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The suit worn by Harvey Milk when he was assassinated, early gay and lesbian wedding photos, matchbooks from 1950s gay bars, and more will be displayed. ...
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Gay and Lesbian Tourism Conference Set to Convene in San Francisco

Gay and Lesbian Tourism Conference Set to Convene in San Francisco
Community Marketing’s 13th International Conference on Gay & Lesbian Tourism will meet in San Francisco, Calif. for three days beginning October 31, 2012. This year, special presentations identify ...
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‘Heather Has Two Mommies’ Author Lesléa Newman Releases ‘October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard’

‘Heather Has Two Mommies’ Author Lesléa Newman Releases ‘October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard’
A novel in verse, October Mourning offers readers a masterful, poetic exploration of the impact of the October 1998 murder of gay college student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming. ...
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HBO Presents AIDS Biopic ‘Vito’ Featuring Raw Footage from Early Epidemic

HBO Presents AIDS Biopic ‘Vito’ Featuring Raw Footage from Early Epidemic
An accomplished journalist, Vito befriended Lily Tomlin. “He never really tried to motivate me to come out in a big way, but I knew he would have liked it.” ...
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