Charges of sexual misconduct made public through the #MeToo movement. The Bill Cosby rape case. The prosecution of an Olympics doctor for abusing underage athletes. More shocking revelations about the alleged cover-up of child molestation by Catholic priests.
Perfection is rarely, if ever, achieved in local government, but with hard work and good intentions, we can make things better, and better is good. There’s no more apt example of this than Costa Mesa’s progress in caring for our animals.