Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Black sports jock peddles the GOP

ESPN host Stephen A. Smith has gotten quite a reputation for being a controversial tell-it-like-he-sees-it guy. That’s fine in sports punditry. He’s an ex-jock, and in that world pretty much any inanity will fly. But when Smith pursed his lips and ventured outside sportsdom to quip that blacks should vote Republican at least one election Read More…

Columnists Lekan Oguntoyinbo Opinion

Singapore’s success suggests autocracy can be a good thing

Long before China and India became the economic wonders of Asia, there was Singapore, a small, diverse country with no natural resources that took the audacious step of breaking away from the Malaysian federation in 1965 to become an independent nation. Lee Kuan Yew, the new country’s founding father, knew that the odds of survival Read More…