How Charles Harder Went From Local Democratic Politics to Defending the Trump Family

Attorney and UC Santa Cruz graduate Charles Harder defends Donald Trump and helped Hulk Hogan shut down Gawker.

Transgender Activists, Allies in Silicon Valley Protest Trump Policy: ‘We Will Not be Erased’

South Bay trans advocates joined a nationwide campaign protesting a Trump administration proposal to narrow the definition of gender.

Facebook Fights Fakery by Burying Real Reporting

For years, media outlets desperately chased the clicks promised by Facebook; now the social media giant threatens to destroy them.

Lawsuit Accuses Cisco of Complicity in Oppression Abroad

Adherents of a spiritual movement called the Falun Gong accuse Cisco of aiding and abetting their systematic oppression in China.

Mike Honda: Racist Fox News Host Bob Beckel Should be Fired

Congressman Mike Honda (D-San Jose) and other lawmakers are calling on Fox News to fire Bob Beckel after the talking head called “Chinamen” the single biggest threat to national security.

Jose Antonio Vargas Films for Immigration Reform

When Jose Antonio Vargas turned 16 years old, he did what almost every kid his age does. He applied for a driver’s permit. But when he went to the DMV, he got something unexpected: the truth about his immigration status. “The woman at the DMV told me that my green card was fake,” Vargas says. […]

Education and the State of the Union

Two eagerly awaited American events take place this week: the State of the Union address and the Super Bowl. The broadcast audience for Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday will be significantly larger than the President’s State of the Union address on Tuesday. However, there should be no doubt that the state of the National Football League—concussion issues aside—is better than our Union’s.