Tagged: SF Pride

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Voting for 2014 Pride Grand Marshals has begun!

Public voting has begun for Community and Organizational Grand Marshals and Pink Brick Award recipient for 2014 San Francisco Pride. The public can vote on the SF Pride website here. Voting ends March 17th. The candidates are (mini bio’s of each nominee are included on the ballot page): Community Grand...

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Castro Biscuit Required Reading – Feb 27

A lot of news gets reported every day in the City of San Francisco. Sometimes it’s easy to get stuck in our little bubble here in the Castro so we decided to create a somewhat regular post linking to some of the San Francisco news we thought was important or entertaining....

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Pride Grand Marshal nominations due today

We posted a couple of weeks ago that the SF Pride board was accepting nominations for Pride Grand Marshals including Community Grand Marshal (a local hero), Organizational Grand Marshal (nonprofit LGBTQ contributing organization), and Pink Brick Award Recipient (an entity/person that has harmed LGBTQ). Well today is the last day...

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SF Pride accepting nominations for 2014 Grand Marshal

We followed closely the fiasco that was the SF Pride Board backpedaling on naming Chelsea (Bradley) Manning Grand Marshal for the 2013 Pride Parade last year. Since then, a whole new board has been installed, meetings opened to the general public, financials and meeting minutes posted to the Pride website,...

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SF Pride Elects Reformers to Board

The San Francisco Pride Committee, which has been in hot water for months due to bizarre decisions and lack of transparency, replaced a majority of its board with a slate of reformers during a long and contentious meeting Sunday, September 15. A new group, SF Pride Members for Democracy, Accountability...

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SF Pride CEO, Earl Plante, Out Following Major Gaffe

It’s been a rough year for SF Pride. The worldwide controversial decision naming Wikileaks whistleblower, Chelsea (Bradley) Manning as Pride Grand Marshal invite/disinvite debacle-followed extensively here on the Biscuit-has left them battered and under pressure to reform many of it’s practices, to be more transparent, and responsive to the community. Suddenly...

It must be LGBT Pride Month the neighborhood is positively awash in rainbows. Photo: Waiyde Palmer 1

PHOTOS: Early June Sights in the Castro

The Castro is alive with Summer and the anticipation of all the upcoming LGBT Pride Month events like the 37th Annual SF LGBT Film Festival, Frameline, kicking off at the Castro Theatre (6/20-6/30), the annual SF Radical Faerie Festival, Featopia (6/21-28), 10th Annual Trans March (6/28), Dyke March followed by Pink...