Video Of UC Berkeley Student's Racist, Sexist, Homophobic Rant Draws OutrageA video that purportedly shows a University of California, Berkeley student on a racist, sexist and homophobic rant is drawing a strong response from fellow students.
Modesto Denies Permit for 'Straight Pride' RallyA city of Modesto spokesman said the permit for a Straight Pride rally was denied over safety concerns, because the group lost its liability insurance and the parks department determined the event wasn't consistent with park use.
Palo Alto Man Files Suit Over Alleged Attack By Police During 2018 ArrestA Palo Alto man has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the City of Palo Alto, claiming damages of $10.4 million, stemming from a interaction with Palo Alto police officers at the man's mobile home in 2018.
Helping Marginalized Becomes Quest For Bay Area Student Who Emerged From His Own DepthsA college-bound Bay Area high school grad has already established a budding career in advocating for those in need after overcoming an upbringing that sometimes made him question himself.
Mark Zuckerberg Security Chief Accused Of Sexual Misconduct; Racist, Homophobic CommentsFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's personal security chief faces accusations of sexual misconduct and making racist and homophobic comments.
Moore Stands with Homophobic Supporters as Campaign StrugglesRoy Moore first caught the attention of many in the LGBT community after describing homosexual conduct as "an inherent evil" and some activists suggested this week that open acceptance of Moore's anti-gay rhetoric harkens to a dark and violent time in Alabama history.
Homophobia Linked To Psychopathic Behaviors, Study ClaimsPeople with homophobic attitudes are more likely to have psychological issues including anger, hostility and aggression toward others, new research concludes.
San Francisco Police Officers Suspended Over Racist, Homophobic Texts; Firings Recommended8 of the 14 San Francisco police officers investigated for sending racist and homophobic text messages have been suspended with a recommendation for termination.
'Pink Saturday' In San Francisco's Castro District Canceled By Organizers Citing Increasing ViolenceSan Francisco's Pink Saturday, the annual the street party held on the eve of the LGBT Pride Celebration in the Castro District, has has been canceled due safety and security concerns, the event’s hosts said.
California Assembly Committee Tackles Homophobia In SportsGolden State Warriors executive Rick Welts was one of the featured speakers at a state Assembly committee hearing Monday to address homophobia in amateur and professional sports.
Mozilla CEO Resignation Over Gay Marriage Stance Raises Free-Speech IssuesThe resignation of Mozilla's CEO amid outrage that he supported an anti-gay marriage campaign is prompting concerns about how Silicon Valley's strongly liberal culture might quash the very openness that is at the region's foundation.
Transsexual Woman Among SF Crime Victims Honored For Willingness To TestifyMia Tu Mutch was just one of several crime victims, and witnesses to violent crimes, honored by District Attorney George Gascon on Wednesday for heroic acts that helped solve some of San Francisco’s highest profile cases.
Oakland Summit Addresses School Bullying Of Gay, Lesbian StudentsMonday's legal battle over gay marriage in California came amid growing concerns about how gay and lesbian children were being treated at school.