Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Facebook badly misfires on Farrakhan

“We’ve always banned individuals or organizations that promote or engage in violence and hate, regardless of ideology.” Thus sayeth Facebook in announcing its crack down on hate mongers on its platforms. Two top white nationalist type agitators were mentioned as “dangerous” haters. I get that. Their inflammatory race baiting and anti-Semitic rhetoric has resulted in Read More…

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Voicing their opinions face-to-face, not in cyberspace

LOS ANGELES — It was an evening of stimulating conversation on Sept. 30 at the General Assembly in downtown when nearly 80 African-American women converged to talk about race, self-care and politics. The evening, titled “Black Girls Matter,” was hosted by Kimberly Foster, founder of the website ForHarriet.com, who felt that with the growing impersonality Read More…