Honesty, calm and Kindness Matter
Myanna respects and appreciate others. She does not believe in negative campaigning or other ways of lifting oneself up by tearing others down. Ethics and courage matter. More compassion, less hate!
Support our peers
Women, Guns, Hate, and Climate Change
Our Constitution guarantees everyone equal treatment. In reality, some people still face greater obstacles than others. The law is one tool to move closer to equal justice and less discrimination. Myanna supports laws and Supreme Court precedent that level the playing field for all by considering the rights of some groups of people such as:
Society also needs to urgently address problems relating to:
Myanna believes in a woman’s right to chose (which is still the law of the land).
She believes in climate change, which disproportionately affects
people of color and the already poor (“environmental justice”).
Justice Reform & Access to Justice
Many voices call for criminal justice reform. This may include taking a hard look at who we elect to be judges. Approx. 45% of the judges in LA come from prosecutorial backgrounds ("deputy district attorneys"). The bench needs diversity of life experiences besides the typical career prosecutor.
Other life experiences would add to the diversity of perspective on the bench and people who would be willing to consider rehabilitation in the appropriate case as opposed to jail as the answer. Neutrality and outside views are key.