The focus has been intense on the wildly disproportionate number of black students who are suspended or expelled from America’s public schools. But what has flown quietly under the radar is the even more wildly disproportionate number of black students ...
Earl Ofari Hutchinson explores the GOP take on Ebola.
While U.S. unemployment figures are trending downward, the government’s failure to take into account increases in those not looking for work masks a more troubling trend.
President Obama has received numerous threats that are showing flaws in the Secret Service.
Columnist Earl Ofari Hutchinson argues that outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder took progressive stands on key issues where President Obama was not able to.
The NFL has appointed an all-white committee to update its policies on domestic abuse, despite the fact that two-thirds of the league’s players are black.
The prosecution in the case of slain Ferguson, Mo. teenager Michael Brown seems unwilling to take steps necessary to win the case.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics in a wage survey found that fast food workers are the poorest paid of any workers in the country.
A majority of students in United States schools are now people of color, adding to the urgency of education reform.
Leading Wall Street firms are now acknowledging the deleterious effects of income inequality on economic growth in the United States.
Countless studies and surveys of police and public attitudes show that young black males are far more likely to be stopped, searched and arrested than white males. It's at times only a short step from that to a deadly altercation.
Earl Ofari Hutchinson reflects on the music, politics and character of the iconic soul superstar.
After subprime loans precipitated the 2008 financial meltdown, the U.S. banking industry is again trafficking in high-interest lending, this time with auto loans.
The cases of Marlene Pinnock, beaten by a California Highway Patrol officer and Eric Garner, killed by a New York City Police officer, illustrate the intractability of police violence against blacks.
A majority of small business owners recognize the importance of good-paying jobs in supporting local economies