Kanter: LGBT Center OC Marches With Police But Leave Community Behind

Laura Kanter, a Queer and Trans Rights Advocate and co-founder of the Orange County LGBTQ+ Policing Partnership and the Orange County Equality Coalition, questions the decision by the Center OC to have police march in uniform at this weekend’s Pride Parade in Orange County, arguing T-Shirts are better than gun belts to show support.

Kriz: Homeless Deaths on the Streets of OC Continues

Fr. Dennis Kriz, Pastor at St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church in Fullerton, writes that as the homeless continue to die on the street
many in public office across the County and in our cities simply don’t consider the situation to be urgent.

Sanchez: Keep Willowick Golf Course as Parkland

Marlha Sanchez, longtime resident of Santa Ana, writes that city officials are ignoring residents need for more parkland by supporting the sale of a public golf course in favor of special interests.