Francie Latour



July 4 2012 12:31 AM
At, Francie Latour responds with expert commentary, statistics and personal anecdotes, as well as a dose of sarcasm, to this recent headline: "Stain of Racism Is Finally Fading in America." 
April 29 2012 12:51 AM
Francie Latour tackles the racist attacks on NHL player Joel Ward at her Hyphenated Life blog. She says that Ward's Jackie Robinson-like stoicism should serve as a lesson for us all.
April 14 2012 5:16 PM
Boston Globe columnist Francie Latour takes issue with Lena Dunham's new HBO series, Girls. Even though it's set in diverse New York City, Dunham has managed to create another series devoid of color.
March 26 2012 12:59 AM blogger Francie Latour hopes that President Barack Obama's recent poignant remarks about the brutal death of Trayvon Martin can begin an important conversation about race in America.