Friday, June 5, 2020
www.heavy.com By Austin Boyd   Las Vegas Raiders star running back Josh Jacobs called out New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees following Brees’ controversial comments about players taking a knee during the national anthem in protest against police brutality. “I will never agree with anybody disrespecting the...
www.docplay.com   If you, like many of us, are finding it hard to articulate how to discuss issues of racism, injustice, discrimination and privilege, we’d like to encourage you to take some time to learn and listen. Take some time to watch...
www.slate.com By SAMER KALAF What to make of the league’s brazen statement about George Floyd.   On Saturday, the NFL, like so many brands eager to capitalize on a horrific situation, released a statement on the police killing of 46-year-old George Floyd. This press release...
www.msn.com By Matt Webb Mitovich   BET on Tuesday announced a programming series that will address systemic racism, the violence faced by Black people in America and solutions to help move the country forward. The announced slate — which includes a presidential forum to...
www.forbes.com By Tommy Beer   BET founder Robert Johnson argued Monday that “now is the time” for white America to acknowledge damages resulting from slavery, and for the U.S. Government to provide reparations in the sum of a $14 trillion wealth transfer to help...
www.cnn.com By Josh Campbell, Sara Sidner and Eric Levenson, CNN Updated 3:23 PM ET, Wed June 3, 2020   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8ot8W3FPdM&feature=share&fbclid=IwAR383GybmiNXU3XDMoN_1Z9NKS3DZoqAI0DoN247XWkIYYqCTFuN_DK-wZE   The former Minneapolis Police officer who pressed his knee into George Floyd's neck was charged with second-degree murder and the three other officers on scene during his killing...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The Tulsa Health Department will be offering free specimen collection for COVID-19 testing during the Unity in the Community food distribution event at the 36th Street North Event Center. Testing will be set up next door...
www.jacksmemorychapel.com     Maurice V. Jackson was born on February 14, 1938 in Okmulgee County, in Bald Hill Community to his parents Adelle Littlejohn and S. M. Jackson. He passed away May 27, 2020 in Sperry, Oklahoma surrounded by family. Maurice leaves...
www.medium.com By Barack Obama   As millions of people across the country take to the streets and raise their voices in response to the killing of George Floyd and the ongoing problem of unequal justice, many people have reached out asking how...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Thank you for continued support of Tulsa children and families – particularly over these last few months as we have navigated through these unprecedented and uncertain times. Now that the most unusual 2019-2020 school year is...
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