Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Nephew voted for Trump and will again

It was another raucous moment at the family Christmas dinner table when I asked my nephew this question. “You voted for Trump in 2016. Will you vote for him again?” He quickly blurted “Four more years.” That ignited the barrage of whys, how could you, and are you off your rocker from other family members. Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Kaepernick wins this round with the NFL

It started the instant the NFL announced that it would set up a special tryout for former San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick. It was a “set-up,” “a trap,” “a PR stunt,” “a win-win for the NFL” (the implication being a lose-lose for Kaepernick) and so on. Almost none of the supposed learned experts on the 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…