The now ridiculous effort to change the name of a district and street has entered the realm of the absurd. In short, the people who live and work there want the one-time member of the KKK, Tate Brady’s name...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net According to the Urban Dictionary, “Crab Barrel/Hater” mentality is a syndrome where a group of like situated people hurt those in their community attempting to get ahead. Urban communities all over America are trying to adjust to...
In December last year, after his election, we asked our readers to pray that President Donald Trump have a presidential moment. He was so un-presidential acting during and after his election. As did we, millions of Americans did not...
The Oklahoma Eagle Editorial     Betty Shelby has been found not guilty in the murder of unarmed Terence Crutcher, a fact only because a Tulsa jury said so. She has had her record expunged and can say it never happened, even...
Richardson Trying To Copy Trump With Divisive Ads   Republican gubernatorial hopeful Gary Richardson has run for Governor before and in an earlier attempt he tried to win on a single issue of turning people against the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority. Of...
The Oklahoma Eagle Editorial Christmas in Tulsa north has come and gone for 2017. What are some of the gratitude for our readership? One could start this editorial with what is going on under one’s own roof. After all the...
  Justice is not always blind and it isn't always quick, but, in the case of the State of Oklahoma vs. Kepler it is steady despite some improbable early outcomes. Former Tulsa Police officer Shannon Kepler is heading back to...
www.npr.org By DOMENICO MONTANARO Twitter   President Trump and administration officials are walking a fine line on family separation at the border. They argue they don't like the policy, but that their hands are tied — and instead are pointing fingers at Congress to "fix"...
Tulsa Race Riot Survivor Hazel Jones Passes   While not the last living survivor Hazel Jones, 99, was the last living Tulsa survivor of the 1921 Tulsa Race Riot and her passing is a sad reminder of the worst riot in...
By Louis Gray   The film DETROIT was a much-anticipated film about the tragic and brutal slaying of three young black men at the Algiers Motel during the 1967 riot. The movie was true in that there was a riot, and...