Alameda County elected officials, law enforcement officials, community organizations and current and former inmates came together April 22, to consider how best to help former prisoners.
From law enforcement to the president, opposition to Arizona's anti-immigrant law grows. Hundreds of immigrant rights activists staged civil disobedience protests and vigils at Arizona's Capitol opposing the measure.
LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Pride was out in force in Long Beach for a counter-protest against an antigay hate group on February 19.
More and more Americans have come to believe that gay, lesbian and bisexual people should be able to serve openly in the military without punishment.
In a historic first, the Pentagon's top leaders called this week for an end to "don't ask, don't tell," the policy.
San Francisco's equal marriage trial, now in its third week, has been marked by moving testimony about the pain denial of marriage has inflicted on same-sex couples and their families.
The court's ruling allows corporations to spend unlimited amounts to support or oppose political candidates, leaving unions in the dust.
A San Francisco courtroom has become the latest venue in the nationwide campaign for marriage equality.
If all goes as planned, Congress will try once more to deal with comprehensive immigration reform in February and March of this year.
A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Seattle, Wash., in a 2-1 decision Tuesday, has ruled in favor of felons the right to vote in state prisons there.