In light of these recent attacks on our community, the SF LGBT Center staff members wanted to share their words of support for the transgender community.
How incredible and inspiring was it that the Obama administration was supporting and honoring my community with a day of discussion, information, and celebration?
August 2018 marks the 52nd anniversary of San Francisco’s Compton’s Cafeteria Riot in the Tenderloin District, when brave members of the queer community revolted against harassment by law enforcement.
“We have all known the long loneliness, and we have found that the answer is community.” – Activist Dorothy Day, 1897-1980
The 2018 San Francisco Pride March took place Sunday, June 23.
Among the findings: LGBTQ youth experienced higher levels of adversity, including higher rates of assault and of exchanging sex for basic needs.