Hao Nhien Vu, whose popular blog The Bolsavik provided political insight into Little Saigon, writes that the LGBT prejudice that many Vietnamese culture picked up from the French and Stalinists came with them to the U.S. has been reinforced by American conservatism.
Santana challenges county supervisors to address the homeless situation on their front steps by offering the civic center’s homeless community a better transition center at a nearby abandoned bus shelter.
Santana writes that county supervisors are set to reauthorize a murky program – set up to investigate top officials’ misdeeds. Except, no one’s ever heard much about how these are done, how much they cost. And the biggest probe in recent memory, involving the County COO, seems stalled.
ACLU officials are urging county supervisors to take some of the winnings from rebounding property tax values in this year’s budget and invest in permanent affordable housing for the approximately 800 chronically homeless people that call Orange County home.
Amidst video game violence summits, sea lion legislation, judicial recalls, Voice of OC Publisher Norberto Santana Jr. notes recent grand jury report on county animal shelter is a stark reminder to electeds to stay focused on the job at hand.