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The Bay Times asked Alice Co-chair Reese Aaron Isbell to write up a column following the November 2012 election from an Alice perspective.  You can read it here: By Reese Aaron Isbell Twenty years ago, the Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club led our community into historic “Lavender Sweeps,” as they were then named, in 1990

Alice 2012 November General Election Endorsements has been finalized! At a special meeting on Monday, August 27th, eligible Alice members had the opportunity to weigh in on the recommendations from the Alice PAC, which require a 60% majority vote for final approval. Alice members voted and approved the PAC recommendations with no changes. Read up on any and all

General Membership Endorsement Meeting Note special date! Monday, August 27, 2012, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm LGBT Center, Room 301 1800 Market Street, San Francisco, CA The Alice PAC has finalized recommendations for the 2012 November General Election. At a special meeting on Monday, August 27th, eligible Alice members will have the opportunity to weigh

Bay Area Reporter Guest Opinion by Martha Knutzen and Reese Aaron Isbell Recent events, whether it is against a gay man in a dorm at a public university, or a young African American man walking at night in a gated community in Florida, or a woman in San Francisco who was the victim of false imprisonment by

On April 3, 2012 Mayor Ed Lee appointed Alice Board Member, nationally recognized Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community advocate and current Human Rights Commissioner Cecilia Chung to the San Francisco Health Commission. In his official statement, the Mayor said, ““The Health Commission will greatly benefit from Cecilia’s experience in community health policy and

The Alice has finalized endorsements for the June 5, 2012 Primary Election. At a special meeting on Monday, March 26th, the full Alice membership had the opportunity to weigh in on the recommendations from the Alice PAC and have selected to endorse the following candidates and propositions. For more information about the June 5, 2012 Presidential Primary

November 2011 Election * Openly LGBT Candidate City Races: Mayor – Ranked Endorsement DENNIS HERRERA – #1 BEVAN DUFTY* – #2 ED LEE – #3 District Attorney George Gascon – Sole Endorsement Sheriff Chris Cunnie – Sole Endorsement Ballot Measures A – School Bonds YES B – Road Repaving and Street Safety Bonds YES C

The San Francisco Human Rights Commission’s Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Advisory Committee Seeks New Members Application Deadline Friday, October 28, 2011 San Francisco, CA- The Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Advisory Committee (“LGBTAC”) of the San Francisco Human Rights Commission (“Commission”) is seeking new members to serve on one of the Commission’s most active committees. One of three

The Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club Co-Chairs sent a letter to Mayor Lee to to express our concerns regarding proposed policies on nightlife reported in the San Francisco Chronicle, Sunday, April 17th, 2011.  You can read the letter below or download the the full version (PDF) here.  

Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club Requests New San Francisco Hearing Date as Redistricting Commission Schedule Conflicts with Annual Pride Parade & Festival The only public hearing to be held in San Francisco for Region 8 by the Citizens Redistricting Commission has been scheduled for Sunday, June 26th, the same day as the San Francisco

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