The LA Podcast
Episode 145: “From Husk Till Dawn” – Show Notes
- Check out our Guide to LA!
- Also check out LA Forward and Inclusive Actions LA 101 Guide
- RSVP for “It’s Our Time to Lead: Los Angeles’s New and Old Progressivism” Tuesday at 7PM
- This week on TMZ we’re watching They Live
Rick Jacobs Scandal
- Back in July, a former member of the Mayor’s security detail requested transfer and sued for sexual harassment based on the conduct of one of the Mayor’s closest allies, Rick Jacobs
- Journalist and Twitter mega-personality Yashar Ali fuels an enormous growth in this scandal when he writes of experiencing similar harassment and assault at the hands of Jacobs
- Fallout continued throughout the week, with new accusers coming forward and Garcetti being sidelined from some Biden campaign events
- Scott also wrote for the blog that the scandal is “a stunningly complete vindication of the leftist interpretation of LA politics” in which politicians are seen as controlled by the police
Sweeps By Freeways Move Forward
Hollywood NOW Endorsements
- Are non profits being used as political endorsement vehicles for powerful members and their friends?
- Some NOW members think so.