Last week I saw a political cartoon that confirmed what I had been thinking about the raping of public and private funds. The cartoon showed an American couple watching television coverage of the looting going on in Iraq and the billions taken by Saddam Hussein.
The City of Riverside is still going through changes since the Tyisha Miller shooting. Not only are we losing current members of the city council and upper management, but some Black employees might be getting closer to resolving their complaints of racial discrimination filed against the city over six years ago.
The public has grown skeptical of elected officials over the past several decades and has tried to elect representatives who would stay away from decisions which give the slightest hint of impropriety.