Op-Ed: Only By Working Together Can We Advance LGBTQ Equality

BAYMEC vice president talks about the group’s vision to foster a cohesive, unified and supportive LGBTQ community for the entire region.

Candidates Vie for LGBTQ Support in Bid to Succeed Santa Clara County Supe Ken Yeager

Several people running to replace Santa Clara County Supervisor Ken Yeager made their case Thursday for the BAYMEC endorsement.

San Jose Students Ready to March Against Gun Violence

Silicon Valley students will descend on downtown San Jose this weekend as part of a worldwide day of protest against gun violence. 

‘A Day Without a Woman’ Rally Draws Hundreds to City Hall

A diverse crowd of several hundred came together Wednesday at San Jose City Hall for the “A Day Without a Woman” rally.

Trans Day of Remembrance Helps Honor Fallen, Raises Claims of ‘Elitism’ at Billy DeFrank Center

An event honoring trans people killed by violence has brought attention to claims of ‘elitism’ at one of the area’s LGBTQ outreach centers.

San Jose Council Candidate Crashes Press Event, Denies Claims of LGBT Discrimination

Council candidate Steve Brown crashed a press conference convened to denounce his views on discrimination against the LGBTQ community.

LGBTQ History Comes out of the Shadows, into K-12 Classrooms

Five years after Gov. Jerry Brown signed the FAIR Education Act, California’s public schools are now rolling LGBTQ history into the coursework.

Silicon Valley Mourns Victims of Orlando Terrorist Attack

Silicon Valley hosts vigils to memorialize one of the worst mass shootings in American history, which left 49 people dead and 53 wounded.