Three Sonorans Note: We planned on writing about the strange contradiction in the internal auditor hiring process… about how TUSD simply COULD NOT hire one because it cost too much money, and now how HT Sanchez basically proved Cam Juarez is a weak coward by superseding the board and beginning the process to hire one himself. This group of TUSD Administrators beat me to it… Enjoy!
QOTD: Why do law enforcers break the law to capture law breakers to show that breaking the law is wrong?
At issue here is yesterday’s revelations by whistleblower Brett Palmer, former MCSO Sergeant, who spilled the beans on Sheriff Arpaio’s unlawful activity and defiance of federal court orders.
Something is not right in TUSD, and its board members are giving the impression of just how bad things might be with their lack of transparency and intimidation techniques. Here’s a quick summary of recent events, including the recent firing of a certified-CPA whistleblower on its Audit Committee, related to the possible financial collapse of Tucson’s largest school district.
Last week during our monthly debate on the Buckmaster Show we discussed the issue of “legalized lynching” by police today. Sadly, I thought, that before our next show in May there will be more instances emerging of excessive use of force by police caught on video. I did not know the latest viral video would take place in my hometown of Marana, AZ, just northwest of Tucson, and once again it involves a white cop with a minority victim.
One of my favorite authors has passed away. Democracy Now! has a page devoted to Eduardo Galeano and their past interviews with the amazing author whose writing hits deep within soul.
P.S. The Huffington Post has a tribute to Galeano here.