Tuesday, December 7, 2021
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.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...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Today, the family of Terence Crutcher, joined by national civil and human rights legal organizations, local elected officials, and community activists and leaders, formally requested for the Civil Rights Division of the United States Department of...
www.tmx.comLee Elder the first-ever Black golfer to compete in the Masters Tournament -- has died, PGA Tour officials announced Monday. He was 87 years old. No cause of death has been revealed. Elder was an absolute icon on the golf course...
www.theroot.com By Michael Harriot   According to recent data, the disparity in vaccination rates among Black and white Americans has essentially closed. The Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF), one of the best sources for medical statistics, published its weekly COVID survey data, revealing that for...
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 Lucas Bradley   Moton Health Center played a huge role in the lives of many north Tulsa residents up until the building at East Pine Street and North Greenwood Avenue was left behind in 2006. By then the clinic was renamed...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Today, the City of Tulsa and Tulsa County announced both organizations will be adding Juneteenth as an official holiday beginning in June 2022. Last June, President Joe Biden created the new federal holiday, which applies to federal...
www.blackdoctor.org   Asthma is the leading chronic disease in children. There are currently about 5.1 million children with asthma under the age of 18. Black children are also three times as likely to have asthma compared to white children, according to...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     The first weekend in October 2021 represented positivity, growth, and success for the 3rd annual KIDZ BIZZ Konference Tulsa: Coming Home with A Purpose. Tulsa parents registered 24 participants for the 2-day event, which is an empowerment...