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DAILY BRIEFING: November 21, 2019

NEWS The fifth Democratic Primary debate was held Nov. 20 at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta.  The debate was significant for having women outnumber men with an all-female team of moderators and four female Democratic candidates, making the total speaking eight women vs. six men.  Topics brought up in the debate included the Trump impeachment Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: No controversy for the movie ‘Harriet’

The instant it was announced that a big-ticket Hollywood biopic would be made on famed 19th-Century anti-slavery liberator Harriet Tubman, it started. The “it” was variously that the film would be a whitewash, a historical distortion, demeaning exploitation and wildly inaccurate. In short, it was trashed before the first scene was shot as yet another Read More…