Wednesday, January 19, 2022
www.newyorker.com By Charlayne Hunter-Gault   The archbishop was a consistent voice for nonviolent social change, campaigning against apartheid, advocating for gay rights, and speaking out against the Iraq War.   There are times in my life—in many lives—when multiple identities come into play. I...
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...
From The Desk Of Pastor Robert Turner 4 years ago God spoke to me about leaving my sweet home in Alabama. When I agreed to the invitation from Bishop Michael Mitchell, I did not know where I was going, nor how...
www.abc7chicago.com By Jessica D'Onofrio and Alexis McAdams   Reverend Jesse Jackson and his wife Jacqueline, remain hospitalized with COVID-19 Monday at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Several local church leaders gathered at the hospital Monday morning to pray for Rev. Jackson and his wife, asking...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   8:30 am All Tulsans are invited to attend the Recommittal of the Exhumed Victims of the Tulsa Race Massacre this Friday, July 30, 2021, at 8:45am at Oaklawn Cemetery. Please be aware that Covid-19 precautions are in...
www.ktul.com By James King   Grieving Tulsans are searching for answers at a Crown Hill Cemetery after headstones disappear, grounds are unkempt, and the owner is nowhere to be found. Dozens of headstones, which should be out in the cemetery marking someone's loved...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire “For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand. I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness, For the Lord God is...
www.oklahomawatch.org By Bobby Ross, Sr.   The words on the wall are jarring. They are filled with racist language and victim blaming. Worst of all, they are taken from the mouths of professed men of God — from sermons preached on the Sunday after...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Restore Hope has surpassed $4 million in rent and utility assistance through the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP). More than 900 applicants in the 20 eligible counties have received funds through the program, which assists landlords...
www.fbcnt.org By Pastor Anthony L. Scott   “For by you I can run against a troop, and by my God I can leap over a wall.” (Psalm 18:29 ESV) Once of the most popular and often referenced books in the Bible is the...