Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Kim Davis is certainly no Rosa Parks

There is no greater idiocy and insult then to compare Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis’ defiance of the law to civil rights icon Rosa Parks. But some Republican Party notables and conservatives fell over themselves to say that because one obscure clerk invoked God and religion to justify not issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Republican attacks on Hillary won’t work

The one, and really only, hit angle that the Republican Party has to come at 2016 Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton with is the sleaze factor. It goes like this: Hillary, and by extension her husband, Bill, have a long and checkered history of shady dealings, conflict of interest shenanigans, financial nest-feathering and other improprieties. Read More…

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…