Tuesday, December 7, 2021
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www.vibe.com By Christine Imarenezor   Rapper, producer and businessman Dr. Dre will be making music history—alongside Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Eminem, and Kendrick Lamar—for the Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show. The artists will be hitting the global stage at SoFi...
www.tulsahurricane.com   Dallas Cowboy legend and University of Tulsa star receiver Drew Pearson was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2021 Sunday night. Pearson became the fourth former Tulsa student-athlete to receive induction...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire On behalf of her family and the Terence Crutcher Foundation (TCF), Dr. Tiffany Crutcher released the following statement today expressing the deep frustration felt across Tulsa and across our nation as our leaders in Washington failed...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Curtis M. Wong   “Colin in Black & White,” which Kaepernick created with Ava DuVernay, tells the story of the NFL star’s early life.   Colin Kaepernick is turning back the clock as he takes viewers behind the scenes of his own...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Grammy-award-winning recording artist and activist Lecrae is providing the blueprint for building a financial legacy through his new web-series, The Experience, powered by Experian. Premiering Fall 2021, the six-part series guides audiences through the ins and outs of financial health....
www.blavity.com By Megan Ambers   There was a lot of excitement in the beauty pageant world in 2019, with the news that five Black women had won in some of the world's most prestigious beauty pageants, including Miss Teen USA, Miss America,...
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.letter.ly By Milos Djordjevic   There is a burning question in this day and age: how much time do people spend on social media? However, it is more important to find a way to put this into a proper scale. The general social media...
www.goodblacknews.org   The Maya Angelou Quarter will be the first coin to be issued from in the American Women Quarters™ Program in 2022. Other women being honored in the series include Wilma Mankiller, the first female principal chief of the Cherokee Nation, Nina Otero-Warren,...
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...