Josephine Zhao Sleeps With The Fishes...Maybe
by Jen Longley
Sep 12, 2018
Embattled Candidate Josephine Zhao publicly withdrew from the school board race on September 10 after multiple controversial statements on the app WeChat and other media came to light in the English speaking press.

However, the legal deadline to remove ones name from the ballot had already passed. Given Zhao's strong ties to certain portions of the Chinese community, and a 19-candidate field with no incumbents, Mission Local's Joe Eskenazi asks, even without a formal campaign, can “The Luca Brasi — the Chinese-language hit man for the Mod Squad” still win?