Rosie Avila

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2008

    Gay Marriage Foes Find Latino Mouthpieces in OC

    Where should a conspicuously anti-family, anti-civil rights, anti-gay marriage political “coalition” go when it's looking for Latinos to sound alarms and corral other Latinos to vote for their anti-gay marriage proposition in November? None other than Orange County, of course, where hatred doesn ... More >>

  • News

    August 7, 2008
  • Blogs

    May 13, 2008

    Rosie's Riveting Fabulists

    It's always entertaining to see which sacrificial lamb the Orange County Republican Party offers to Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez every two years, but the 2008 election is already proving to be particularly fun. Running unopposed as the Republican nominee for the 47th Congressional District is Santa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2007

    Illegal Immigration: Follow the Bouncing Logic

    When it comes to examining the root causes of illegal immigration, some Republicans work overtime to reconcile their hatred of "illegals" (cough—Mexicans!—cough-cough!) with the Bible—something that's not always easy to pull off given that the Bible preaches goodwill to those who are less fort ... More >>

  • Columns

    June 1, 2006

    Commie Girl

    Loaves and Fishes: Tales of toast and sushi and the Strawberry Fest