Thursday, June 26, 2008

Pride in the "gayborhood"

Bay Area Reporter writer Seth Hemmelgarn and photographer Rick Gerharter view Bayview through a queer lens.

In addition to changes fueled by economic forces and public works, Bayview is increasingly "home" to lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgendered persons who don't feel compelled to live in the Castro, or who just can't afford the emblematic "gay ghetto."

Pictured is Ron Saunders who has lived in the neighborhood for 23 years. He and others stepped forward to put faces on the trend. See the full story online.

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