Tuesday, December 7, 2021
African American

African American

Kareem Ihmeidan pledges to make a difference for the lives of North Tulsans By Ashley Jones For The Oklahoma Eagle When Kareem Ihmeidan first moved to Tulsa from his hometown of Fort Smith, Arkansas, friends told him to keep his distance from...
www.washingtonpost.com By Scott Harris To find out, I looked at six ways to measure White attitudes on race — and how those influenced their votes.   Over the past two months, several Republican state legislatures have considered laws that would restrict how teachers could discuss...
www.yahoo.com By Jack Baer   A former NBA All-Star is fighting for his life against COVID-19. Cedric Ceballos, who played 11 seasons in the NBA, posted a photo on Tuesday showing his condition after 10 days in an ICU. He requested prayers and...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     The Covid-19 pandemic stirred many new aspirations in people, particularly in artists, who are now using new mediums to inspire change and celebrate some of the world’s leading changemakers. Trueson Daugherty found within himself a mission to...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman announced today the launch of a new Women’s Business Center (WBC) in Tulsa, OK that will be operated by the U.S. Black Chambers Inc., in partnership with the Greenwood...
www.seattlemedium.com By Aaron Allen   “I am still here, I am alive,” proclaimed DaShawn Horne in an exclusive interview with The Seattle Medium. Horne, who was brutally beaten in what was categorized as a racially motivated hate crime in January of 2018,...
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...
www.nytimes.com By Troy Closson   The conviction of R. Kelly on all nine counts against him came as a significant moment in the Me Too movement for both Black women and for the music industry, ushering in a sense that, finally, justice...
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...
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...