Tuesday, December 7, 2021
African American

African American

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...
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...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire The inaugural exhibit #agardennotagraveyard will be celebrated in Tulsa tonight, First Friday Arts in Greenwood, at The Greenwood Gallery, 10 Greenwood Ave. -B, with a 6 p.m. launch party. Community engagement will activate the exhibit,...
www.nypost.com By Ben Cost   Ronnie Wilson, the founding member of the iconic Oklahoma funk and R&B group the Gap Band, died Tuesday at 73. The musician’s death was confirmed by his wife Linda Boulware-Wilson, who told TMZ that he passed away peacefully at...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Now it's up to Governor Kevin Stitt to make the right decision to adhere to the Board's recommendation, and save Julius’ life—as of now, he has up until 30 minutes before Julius' last moments to make...
www.theroot.com By Jay Connor   https://youtu.be/ej42P9FTwZg   You know, Colin, I’m kinda hurt, bruh. Your boy at The Root (i.e. me) has been over here riding for you since the dawnof time and you didn’t even holla at me about your upcoming Netflix series Colin...
By Kimberly Marsh Tulsa is not a gravesite. Tulsa is a garden. ~ Marlon F. Hall In his upcoming art exhibition, #inagardennotagraveyard at The Greenwood Gallery, 10 N. Greenwood Ave. Tulsa Artist Fellow and Fulbright Specialist Marlon F. Hall offers a...
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...
www.ebony.com By Tanya Christian   President Joe Biden has been touting his Build Back Better agenda since his days on the campaign trail. But nine months into his administration, some are still unclear on the contents of the highly-debated bill that is...
www.thegrio.com By April Ryan   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1rilw0ZDjXY   Vice President Kamala Harris walked into the Ceremonial Room of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, just west of the White House, for an afternoon discussion with a coalition of Black Greek Letter Organization leaders on Wednesday to tackle some...