Andrew C. Jones Faced Racism as Coast College District Chancellor: Rancho Santiago Chancellor

Rancho Santiago Community College District
Raul Rodriquez wrote in email to Andrew C. Jones that he was "disgusted" with the "dysfunctional" Coast Community College District board "and their passive aggressive racism."

The Rancho Santiago Community College District chancellor, who is Hispanic, told the recently departed Coast Community College District chancellor, who is African American, that the latter was essentially the victim of racism.

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Claude D. Wyman Held for Allegedly Yelling "White Power" and Trying to Stab Black Guy

A 36-year-old Costa Mesa man is facing several charges and being held without bail after allegedly yelling "white power" at bystanders and trying to stab an African American man he did not know in front of a billiards hall.

This happened around 5 p.m. Thursday in front of Games Plus Billiards (a past Weekly Best Of winner) at 518 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa. Cops had received a call about a man wielding a knife and threatening to stab people in front of the business, says Costa Mesa Police Lt. Greg Scott, who identified the suspect as Claude D. Wyman. (I'm guess he's not related to the Wyman of the David S. Wyman Institute for Holocaust Studies.)

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Cussing at Muslim Woman and Removal of Her Hijab Probed as Hate Crime in Long Beach

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Artist's sketch of man who removed woman's hijab.
Long Beach's police chief says a hate crime happened when a man cursed at and pulled the head covering--known as a hijab--off a Muslim woman in a shopping center.

The Anaheim-based greater Los Angeles area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) is working with police to find the mystery man, calling on the public to out him.

The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. July 2 in a shopping center parking lot in the 4000 block of Atlantic Avenue, according to Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell. As the 32-year-old woman loaded her car, the hater came up from behind and twisted and pulled off her black hijab, which he referred to by name while cussing her out. That indicates he's familiar with Muslim culture in McDonnell's eyes.

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Ku Klux Klan Pamphlets Diverse Orange Neighborhood 'Cause They're Dumb

Website of Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan
Wake up, white people!

Sometime last week, someone passed out fliers in an Orange neighborhood off the 57 Freeway and Chapman Avenue urging them to join some offshoot of the Ku Klux Klan called the Loyal White Knights based out of somewhere called North Carolina. It made such an impact on the world that the news only came out yesterday in the Orange County Register to one giant, collective yawn from residents, who noted their area of Orange is multicultural and sure-as-hell ain't the Orange Kity Kouncil Khambers.

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Andrew Michael Casper the Friendly White Supremacist is Set Free!

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Good behavior kicked loose Andrew Michael Casper.
My colleague R. Scott Moxley told you four years ago how a federal agent had bragged about government authorities successfully infiltrating and disrupting Orange County's most notorious white supremacist gang, the "haters and cowards," as the fed called them, of Public Enemy Number One Death Squad (PEN1).

Some of the 34 hoodlums swept up in Operation Stormfront would go on to receive life sentences, but one just won his freedom.

Orange County Superior Court Judge Patrick Donahue did inform Andrew Michael Casper last week that he would have to report to a probation officer within 72 hours of his release.

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VIDEO: Dodge Ram Driver Harasses Cyclist on PCH, Throwing Water Bottles and Calling Him "Faggot"

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NOT the Dodge Ram douchebag
In the annals of truck driving, the Dodge Ram is almost exclusively the domain of douchebags. So it's no surprise that in the latest case of cyclist harassment--this one happening on Dana Point's stretch of Pacific Coast Highway--it's a guy on a Dodge Ram with THREE antennas in the cab who's the culprit.

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Dana Rohrabacher Proves Again His Consistency Is Inconsistency

Rohrabacher: All aboard!
With Dana Rohrabacher's margarita-fueled Kookville Express making numerous, pre-election train stops, it's time to update the latest news for Orange County's senior, career politician who is seeking his 27th and 28th years in Congress after originally running in 1988 on a term limits pledge of serving no more than six years.

On Twitter, Rohrabacher has been lecturing critics for labeling him a nut and fruitcake by advising them of his imaginary, above-the-fray policy: "Attack policies, not people."

The Costa Mesa Republican--who skipped all military service during the Vietnam War era but became a chickhawk in his post-draft years--then went on to make the following comments to people on social media: "It certainly didn't take any brains to say that;" "Who did you say elected you?;" "That's a stupid line of attack;" "You betray your fellow veterans by partisan BS;" and, my favorite, "Take note of this grotesque monster posing as a human being residing among us."

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Attorney For School Accused of Making Black Student Put Noose Around Neck: Kid's Mom is Playing "Race Card"

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Lesson planner?

An attorney for a Capistrano Unified School District charter school claims an incident involving an eighth-grade teacher who had the only African-American student in her class put a noose around his neck has been blown out of proportion, but the boy's mother counters this is no isolated incident of racism involving the instructor.

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Fired African-American Hotel Worker at Irvine Embassy Suites Claims Racial Discrimination

Clergy members and activists protest Irvine Embassy Suites
Activists and clergy members from numerous organizations gathered outside Irvine Embassy Suites earlier this month to support former employee Aaron Westly who claims management fired him after he complained to no avail about a coworker calling him an "animal" and "nigger." The story of racial harassment went unreported save for the Tri-County Bulletin, an African-American newspaper serving the Inland Empire, Long Beach and Orange County.

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Kobe Bryant More Rush Limbaugh Than MLK?

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Rushed shot?
An ESPN columnist asserts that Kobe Bryant's charmed life--having a father who was an NBA player, growing up in Italy, going to a public high school in the Philadelphia suburbs, entering the "pampered" NBA himself and, yes, residing now in Orange County--makes him come off more like Rush Limbaugh than Martin Luther King Jr. when discussing race.

In "Kobe Bryant's Colorblindness," Jason Whitlock reacts to a recent story in The New Yorker where the Black Mamba was asked about the Miami Heat's hoodie photo in support of Trayvon Martin, the 17-year-old boy who was killed in Florida by overzealous neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman.

The Lakers' superstar, who lives with his wife and daughters in a gated Newport Coast community, answered with "a mouthful," according to Whitlock.

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