Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: The never-ending woes of the DWP

It was no surprise that Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer filed a big and highly publicized lawsuit against the high-powered accounting firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers. The issue this time is that the accounting firm badly fumbled the ball in giving horrible advice to the Department of Water and Power on how to implement its messy Read More…

Columnists Lekan Oguntoyinbo Opinion

Perhaps it’s time we took frat boys to the woodshed

It wasn’t the nine-second video of the white supremacist members of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity chanting racial slurs that offended me. After all, most people know that for each one of these incidents of hate that go public, there are thousands of others we never hear about. No, what made me mad was the Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Why we still need a Selma

One week after Alabama state troopers bludgeoned civil rights demonstrators on the Edmund Pettus Bridge outside Selma on March 7, 1965, a visibly shaken Lyndon Johnson called for and addressed a joint session of Congress. His message was clear. His administration would pull out all stops to pass a voting rights bill, which was the Read More…