February 14, 2009—San Francisco. Equality California held its San Francisco Equality Awards Gala in the Rotunda of San Francisco City Hall. Ms. Liberty attended the event which honored State Senator Carole Midgen with the First Lifetime Achievement Equality Award. “This Valentine’s Day is perfect for our gathering, because the essence of our movement is about love, and that we love differently,” said Migden. Comic Wanda Sykes, an Equality California board member, provided entertainment.