Christine Blasey Ford Makes Rare Appearance to Honor Gymnast Who Exposed Larry Nassar

In her first public statement since testifying against Brett Kavanagh, the Palo Alto professor commends a fellow survivor of sexual assault.

Santa Clara County Releases Landmark Report on Stanford University Expansion

The final environment report on the school’s 20-year expansion plans, the largest project ever reviewed by the county, is now available online.

A Gentler, Still Controversial Housing Bill is Back—This Time with a Powerful New Ally

Sen. Scott Wiener sees SB 50 as a way to fix the state’s crushing housing shortage that’s driving up home prices in Silicon Valley.

San Jose Diocese Names 15 Priests Accused of Child Abuse

The Catholic diocese in San Jose has released the name of 15 former priests credibly accused of sexually abusing children.

GOP Congressional Contender Ron Cohen Waxes Conspiratorial About Obama Family on Twitter

For someone whose Twitter bio claims he rarely tweets because the platform is “too manipulated,” Ron Cohen was quite prolific this week.

Palo Alto Daily Post: Neighbor Rallies Support for Kavanagh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford

Neighbors rally in support of Christine Blasey Ford to counteract the hate mail and violent threats that the Palo Alto professor has received.

Santa Clara County’s Data-Mining Deal with Palantir Draws Scrutiny From Privacy Advocates

Though Palantir’s work with the county has an altruistic aim, some worry about its role in other controversial law enforcement contracts.

Rep. Speier Calls for Ratification of Equal Rights Amendment

A rally and walk held Sunday in Palo Alto brought renewed attention to a constitutional amendment to guarantee women have equal rights.