Jan B. Tucker: In terms of ethnicity, the L.A. City Council and citywide elected officialdom are catching up with the people of LA.
Jan Tucker is a private investigator, State Director-California League of Latin American Citizens; Criminal Justice Columnist-Counter Punch Magazine; Commentator-Black Talk Radio; Member CWA Local 39521 Pacific Media Workers Guild-Freelancer Unit and the publisher of The Detective's Blog at http://janbtucker.com/blog/
Dave Zirin: She is our Jordan. She is our Jim Brown. She is our Babe Ruth, calling his shots. She is no longer content to dodge bullets, but understands how to stop them. Serena is that rare athlete who has not only mastered her sport. She’s harnessed it.
Brent Budowsky: Many “journalists” treat Trump’s repeated verbal abuses against women as the charming idiosyncrasies of a celebrity, while Megyn Kelly treated them, correctly, as an appropriate question to ask a man seeking the presidency.
Robert Reich: California’s property taxes are already much lower than the national average. So even if corporations pay their full share, they’re still getting a great deal.