Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT The next supervisor should make — and keep — pledges

Los Angeles County has a population larger than that of 42 states. Its 2019 budget was $36 billion. That is bigger than the gross domestic product of half the countries on Earth. The five L.A. county supervisors pack a lot of clout. But for the most part, their actions fly way under the media and Read More…

Columnists Opinion

Supporting working families means accepting parent choice for schools

As we start a new year, a new decade, and move closer to a Democratic presidential nominee, charter school parents are hopeful that top candidates will reach out to working families like ours to gain a better perspective on our needs, and understand why charter public schools are so critical to our communities. During a Read More…

Blogs Najee's Notes Opinion

NAJEE’S NOTES: Saying a sad goodbye to Dayvon Taylor

The murder of Dayvon Taylor, the 6-year-old first grade student at Normandie Elementary School, is still sending shockwaves throughout South Los Angeles. Dayvon was allegedly beaten to death a day after Christmas by Tyler Martin-Brand, who met him through his job as an LAUSD after-school employee at Normandie Elementary School. Martin-Brand is currently being held Read More…