Wednesday, January 19, 2022
1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

By Fred Jones fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net Ms. Eddie Faye Gates was an oral historian and author. She was born and raised in Oklahoma and moved throughout the United States and Europe with her family. She attended Tuskegee Institute for three years and is...
www.eurweb.com ByFisher Jack   Tulsa native Kode Ransom is nominated in the Hollywood Music in Media Awards (HMMA) for his Spoken Word recording of his original piece “Oklahoma Made.” In the poem the hip hop poet cleverly weaves in 31 names of the sons and daughters of...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The final project of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commission was dedicated at E. Archer St. And M.L.K. Jr. Blvd.   A small group gathered Friday afternoon to dedicate the first of six boundary markers which will...
www.newson6.com   Justice For Greenwood is asking the community to send a survivor of the Tulsa Race Massacre 107 notes for her 107th birthday this week. Lessie Randle, known to friends as Mother Randle, was six years old when her grandmother's home...
www.tulsapeople.com By Morgan Phillips   The descendants of Greenwood hotelier J.B. Stradford do not want his name used on the future Stradford21 hotel in north Tulsa, according to Nate Calloway and Victoria Rogers, two of Stradford’s great-great-grandchildren. Ground was broken on the 109-room...
By Fred Jones       World renown musician and author Washington Rucker will be hosting a book signing at the Black Wall Street Liquid Lounge located at 10 N Greenwood #101 Tuesday August 25th at 6 pm. Rucker has penned 4 novels previous...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The history center will be free for the first year and reservations can be made at greenwoodrising.org   Tulsa, Okla. —Greenwood Rising, a world-class history center located near the heart of the Greenwood District in Downtown Tulsa celebrated...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Family Resource Center serves scholars, educators, and parents to cultivate social skills and enhance community resource access. TNP will honor community leader Greg Robinson Jr. at the second annual fundraising event Teach Not Punish ‘1921 Black...
www.ktul.com By Ashley Ellis   A burial ceremony will be held Friday for the bodies removed from Oaklawn Cemetery in the search for mass graves. Last month, the City of Tulsa announced archaeology experts completed the first phase of the investigation. RELATED | 'A century too late':...
www.newson6.com By: Brittany Toolis   The Oklahoma State Board of Education is weighing in on how HB 1775 and how it will be enforced in the classroom. House Bill 1775 was signed into law and banned Oklahoma public schools from teaching certain concepts...