Letter to the Editor     In life, we will encounter conflicts and disagreements that prompt us to feel angry, emotional, uneasy and hurt. The question becomes how we move from conflict to resolution so that there is a mutual understanding, respect...
Addiction And War On Drugs Ravage People Of Color   There isn’t just one problem in any society because the world is much more complicated than that. The case could be made for looking at not only the damage substance abuse...
www.tmz.com     Earlier Thursday, we posted a story about T.I.'s sister, Precious Harris Chapman, and reported the Medical Examiner's official findings on her cause of death ... we were wrong to do it. T.I. and his family are hurt and furious, and they have...
www.thegrio.com By Blue Telusma New research has confirmed what many of us have suspected for years: the belief that Black women are naturally stronger and and more self-sacrificing than others, has contributed to higher levels of depressive symptoms in African American women...
African American Billionaire Pays 2019 Morehouse Graduates Loans   Not all the news is bad or tragic. Sometimes the good refuses to be ignored and a ray of hope shines through. Last weekend investor and philanthropist Robert F. Smith announced at...
Crutcher Part Of National Dialogue On Policing   Dr. Tiffany Crutcher has been on a mission to push for police reform ever since her brother Terence Crutcher was shot and killed by ex-Tulsa Police Officer Betty Shelby in 2017. Legal challenges...
From Desk of the Editor       Even after 100 years, Tulsa has yet to reckon with the racism that caused the 1921 race massacre. Tulsa has one street with two names, divided by a street that, before 1921, separated white Tulsa...
Greenwood Legacy Should Fuel Future Black Wall Street   The future of Greenwood and Black Wall Street sits at the crossroads. It’s time to truly get involved before history repeats itself. On one level the truly admirable history of Black Wall...
By Louis Gray Eagle Staff Writer     Once upon a time, the Greenwood District of Tulsa was the hub of black commerce throughout the United States. It was famous for its cultural and financial achievements, rivaling New York City as a national...
Find The High Ground In Addressing Black-Face The controversy surrounding the use of black-face and its obvious racist mindset continues to make the news. It clearly belittles African Americans and it should be a relic of our tragic past. An...