Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Dispelling the thug image of black males

There are two stories that regularly make the rounds about men like Nipsey Hussle. The one story that should be routinely told, pointed to and held up for all is the colossal refutation of the gangster and thug image much of the public holds of men such as Hussle. Yet, this never gets more than Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Hussle another victim of black-on-black violence

I didn’t know Nipsey Hussle personally. I didn’t know much about his music, being two generations removed from the rap music scene. But I did know about him. His Marathon Clothing Store is a stone’s throw from my house. When I passed it and peered through the window, I was always struck by the classy Read More…