Earl Ofari Hutchinson, author of How Obama Governed: The Year of Crisis and Challenge, is a weekly co-host of the “Al Sharpton Show” on American Urban Radio Network. An associate editor of New America Media. He hosts the weekly “Hutchinson Report Newsmaker Hour” on the Hutchinson Newsmaker Network.
The notion that terrorism only comes in the form of Al-Quaida attacks presumes that gender and racially motivated violence are isolated acts committed by a handful of quacks and unreconstructed bigots.
Ripping the gut out of the campaign finance reform as the court did will further convince the public that politics is a dirty, big money business, and that politicians are for sale to the highest bidder.
From the time he hit the bench over a decade ago, Thomas has taken a see-no-evil stance on cases involving the beating and torturing of prisoners, corralling prisoners to hitching posts, and executing the mentally retarded.
Posted on: Nov 27, 2002, Source: Pacific News Service
Is sending a man to prison for 25 years for stealing golf clubs cruel and unusual punishment? Earl Ofari Hutchinson thinks it's time to strike down all such sentencing laws that a misinformed public and poll-watching politicians have kept in place.