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SPECIAL TPS AUDIT COULD BROADEN

A special audit of TPS is in full swing and could broaden in scope, the Oklahoma Eagle has learned.

EDUCATION

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OKLAHOMA NEEDS CRITICAL RACE THEORY

When did Americans become so fragile? These dividers have disingenuously compared CRT to Marxism

POLITICS

OKLAHOMA'S UNCONTESTED STATE RACES

Nearly 70% of Oklahoma’s state legislative elections will be decided without a single vote cast in November.

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CONTINUING INJUSTICE: RACE MASSACRE 1921

It was like a war. White men with guns came and destroyed my community. We couldn’t understand why.

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A Conspiracy in Plain Sight

The story of white Tulsa’s institutional response to the massacre is both complicated and purposefully obfuscated.

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The Spirit Of Greenwood: How A Community Rebuilt After Devastation

The year is 1921, and the congregation had just begun worshipping in their fresh, two-month-old building, according to the church’s website.

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A Conspiracy in Plain Sight

The story of white Tulsa’s institutional response to the massacre is both complicated and purposefully obfuscated.

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The Spirit Of Greenwood: How A Community Rebuilt After Devastation

The year is 1921, and the congregation had just begun worshipping in their fresh, two-month-old building, according to the church’s website.

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LATEST NEWS

PEOPLE, NEWS AND THE PERSONAL NARRATIVES OF TULSANS WHO ARE COMMITTED TO THE BUILDING A GREATER TULSA, EVERY DAY.

918 SERIES

A BRIEF Q&A WITH TULSANS WHO SHARE THEIR PASSIONS AND INVEST IN OUR COMMUNITIES.

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PEOPLE, NEWS AND THE PERSONAL NARRATIVES OF TULSANS WHO ARE COMMITTED TO THE BUILDING A GREATER TULSA, EVERY DAY.

TULSA SCHOOLS STRUGGLE WITH VACANCIES

As public school districts statewide attempt to police themselves, H.B. 1775 has empowered many ultra-right, professed evangelical-parents, a Republican legislature, teachers, and staff.

918 SERIES

A BRIEF Q&A WITH TULSANS WHO SHARE THEIR PASSIONS AND INVEST IN OUR COMMUNITIES.

918: STEPHON "STEPH" SIMON

Born and raised in Tulsa, Simon has revolved much of his musical and artistic creations around the city’s rich history, working on projects such as “Fire In Little Africa,” a multimedia album commemorating Black Wall Street.

918: Shenequa Brooks 

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Special Audit of Tulsa Public Schools Could Broaden

A special audit of TPS is in full swing and could broaden in scope, the Oklahoma Eagle has learned.

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Journeys of Pain, Survival and Triumph: Black Tulsans Share Their Mental Health Services

The second part of The Oklahoma Eagle's ongoing series on the state of mental health in Tulsa’s Black community.

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Special Audit of Tulsa Public Schools Could Broaden

A special audit of TPS is in full swing and could broaden in scope, the Oklahoma Eagle has learned.

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Journeys of Pain, Survival and Triumph: Black Tulsans Share Their Mental Health Services

The second part of The Oklahoma Eagle's ongoing series on the state of mental health in Tulsa’s Black community.

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FWD: People First

Nearly 2 million people are incarcerated in U.S. jails & prisons. Too often, they are described as “offender” & “felon”. These labels bias the public against criminal justice reform and make more freedom less possible.

Word choices matter. Put #peoplefirst.

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EDUCATION

WE PURSUE THE FULL AND CLEAR TRUTHS ABOUT THE STATE OF EDUCATION IN GREATER TULSA AND OKLAHOMA, FROM K-12 TO OUR HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS.

ARTS & CULTURE

THE HISTORIC GREENWOOD DISTRICT AND GREATER TULSA HAVE A VIBRANT AND RICH ARTS COMMUNITY, WORTHY OF DISCOVERY AND CELEBRATION.

EDUCATION

WE PURSUE THE FULL AND CLEAR TRUTHS ABOUT THE STATE OF EDUCATION IN GREATER TULSA AND OKLAHOMA, FROM K-12 TO OUR HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS.

Oklahoma Needs Critical Race Theory 

Republican governors Ron DeSantis of Florida and Kevin Stitt of Oklahoma and their respective GOP-majority legislatures have moved aggressively to ban the teaching of Critical Race Theory in the education system in their states.

Special Audit of Tulsa Public Schools Could Broaden

A special audit of Tulsa Public Schools is in full swing and could broaden in scope, the Oklahoma Eagle has learned.  

12-Year-Old Boy Makes History as the Youngest Black College Student in Oklahoma

BLACK NEWS STAFF BLACK NEWS PHOTO At the age of 12, Elijah Muhammad has become…

ARTS & CULTURE

THE HISTORIC GREENWOOD DISTRICT AND GREATER TULSA HAVE A VIBRANT AND RICH ARTS COMMUNITY, WORTHY OF DISCOVERY AND CELEBRATION.

HADESTOWN: A CLASSIC PRODUCTION WITH CONTEMPORARY THEMES

“It is about hope and love, and will love win? Will love carry you through?”

TALK OF GREENWOOD

LEADERS FETED AT WOMEN OF COLOR EXPO

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LINCOLN ALUMNI 23RD REUNION CELEBRATION

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94 BEAUTIFUL CANDLES FOR ELREATHA LEE

BUSINESS

JEREMY JOHNSON: KITCHENTABLE & CATERING CO.

AROUND TOWN: BLACK WALL STREET & GREATER TULSA

DISCOVER ALL OF THE GREAT FILMS, OUTDOOR EVENTS, CONCERTS, EXHIBITIONS AND FAMILY FUN THAT GREATER TULSA OFFERS.

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I AM A STRANGER HERE & GOSSAMER

This exhibition, featuring art created by Andrea Martin and Madison Moody-Torres, will be installed at Living Arts of Tulsa for viewing from September 2 to October 14, 2022.

VOTER REGISTRATION

Your vote is your voice! Make sure you are registered to vote in the upcoming general election. You must register by Oct. 14 to vote in the Nov. 8 election.

JURASSIC QUEST

Jurassic Quest is the world’s largest, most popular dino event with unique and exciting experiences for the whole family.

CIVIL CONVERSATIONS: LET'S TALK ABOUT EDUCATION

Civil Conversations is not about debate, but about listening. The goal of this event is not to change others' opinions, but to broaden your own perspective of the world by learning how others in your community see it.

DESI & CODY

The dynamic duo of Desi and Cody is making their way to the LowDown stage! You won’t want to miss this show in Tulsa’s finest listening room. Plus, this is a great show for a date night!

STRING MACHINE

String Machine and Orson Wilds at Foolish Things Coffee Company.

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FOOD TRUCK FRENZY

Gather the family and head to the 4th annual Food Truck Frenzy at the Oklahoma Aquarium in Jenks to sample a variety of delicious food truck fare, tour the aquarium, and check out the newly renovated Amazing Invertebrates gallery.

FRIDA KAHLO, DIEGO RIVERA, AND MEXICAN MODERNISM

Renowned paintings, drawings, and collages by Kahlo and Rivera along with more than 100 photographs of their lives.

THE EXPERIENCE: IMAGING

This completely new art environment continues ahha’s tradition of large-scale, semi-permanent, interactive art. When you visit "The Experience: Imagine", you will explore zones designed and built by one of six Tulsa-based artists. Each has different interactive elements. What will you discover? Ahha is limiting admission during the pandemic, and "The Experience: Imagine" is included with regular admission. Advance tickets recommened.

DREAMSCAPES AND URBANSCAPES

A photography project capturing the beauty and strength in older women and exploring how those qualities manifested through struggle and challenge.

SATURDAY OPEN STUDIO

There’s something about painting on an easel outside that gets everyone’s creativity flowing. Join us on September 10th and 17th for a special edition of Saturday Open Studio when we bring our easels into the gardens!

TULSA FARMERS' MARKET

Shop for fresh Oklahoma grown foods & handcrafted MIO products at the largest farmers market in the state!

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