Theodore Hamm is the chair of journalism and new media studies at St. Joseph's College in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. His books include Frederick Douglass in Brooklyn and Bernie’s Brooklyn.

Inaugural Flashback

“No man of my race, color or previous condition, had ever attended such a reception, except as a servant or waiter… we found ourselves being conducted through an outside window on a plank for the exit of the visitors.”


Much of the blame for Haiti’s chaotic political scene can be pinned on Hillary Clinton’s State Department, whose handpicked president has only made things worse.