Remember that giant homeless encampment along the Santa Ana River that officials cleared out last year? Many of the people who lived there ended up in nearby shelters in Santa Ana and Anaheim. Today, the ACLU released a scathing report on three of them. It’s based on a year-long investigation that documented physical and sexual abuse of residents.
Some OC homeless shelters are worse than jail, say residents
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Beto O’Rourke enters presidential race, but can he rise above the crowded field?
Beto O’Rourke became the latest Democrat to enter the 2020 presidential race. He nearly unseated Ted Cruz in last November’s Senate election, but how will he compete against...
8 min, 27 sec
Year-long investigation into OC homeless shelters finds appalling conditions
Remember that giant homeless encampment along the Santa Ana River last year? After officials cleared it out, many of the people who lived there ended up in nearby shelters...
7 min, 29 sec
In ‘Where Reasons End,’ conversations about life and death, and the danger of perfectionism
Yiyun Li, a celebrated Chinese American author and MacArthur “Genius” fellow, has thought a lot about how depression and suicide affects a family. Could the pull toward...
18 min, 21 sec