No “Free Speech” for Fascists: Neo-Nazis Shut Down in Sacramento
The neo-Nazis were not able to march and they did not have a rally. While the crowd accomplished what it set out to do, it came at a high cost.
Watsonville Vigil Remembers the Victims of Orlando
SOMOS LGBT vigil in Watsonville remembers "one of the most horrific tragedies committed against the LGBT community at a gay club in Orlando, Florida."
39th Santa Cruz Pride Parade: Free Bradley Manning!
This summer's Pride celebrations fall in the midst of a military court martial where PFC Bradley Manning's entire life will quite literally be on the line.
38th Annual Santa Cruz Pride Parade and Festival: Life Gets Better Together
On Sunday, June 3rd, the Diversity Center of Santa Cruz presented the 38th annual Santa Cruz Pride demonstration, which featured a march and rally with thousands of people on Pacific Avenue.
Speaking Out for Equal Rites and Against Proposition 8
The California Supreme Court issued its ruling on the validity of the Prop 8 ballot initiative and upheld a voter-mandated ban on same-sex marriage.
Rally in Santa Cruz Against Proposition 8
Hundreds of people rallied at the Santa Cruz County Courthouse to protest the passage of California's Proposition 8.
Watsonville Shines at First Annual LGBTI Pride Celebration
People throughout the Monterey Bay Area marched, danced, and sang, with style and grace, at the historic, first annual, Watsonville LGBTI Pride Celebration.
Dykes Rally and March in Santa Cruz without Sponsors or Permits
The 16th annual Santa Cruz Dyke March took place on May 31st to increase lesbian visibility and activism.
Think Urban Outfitters is Gay Friendly? Think Again!
On June 12, 2005, a group of local high school students known as DANCES WITH KITTENS organized a rally in front of Urban Outfitters on Pacific Ave. to call attention to the corporation's extreme right agenda.
Gay Marriage Advocates in Santa Cruz Celebrate Judge Kramer’s Ruling
The GLBT Alliance rallied at the Town Clock to celebrate a decision in San Francisco Superior Court that same-sex marriage could be legal in California.