Saturday, October 23, 2021
www.ebony.com By Tanya Christian   President Joe Biden has been touting his Build Back Better agenda since his days on the campaign trail. But nine months into his administration, some are still unclear on the contents of the highly-debated bill that is...
www.thegrio.com By April Ryan   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1rilw0ZDjXY   Vice President Kamala Harris walked into the Ceremonial Room of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, just west of the White House, for an afternoon discussion with a coalition of Black Greek Letter Organization leaders on Wednesday to tackle some...
www.washingtonpost.com By Bradley Graham   Colin L. Powell, who helped guide the U.S. military to victory in the 1991 Persian Gulf War as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, then struggled a decade later over the U.S. invasion of Iraq as a...
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,...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman announced today the launch of a new Women’s Business Center (WBC) in Tulsa, OK that will be operated by the U.S. Black Chambers Inc., in partnership with the Greenwood...
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...
www.blavity.com By Amaya Woodley   Bubba Wallace has become the first Black driver to win the NASCAR Cup Series in over 50 years after his victory at the Talladega Superspeedway. Wallace found himself celebrating the victory after crews attempted to dry the track...
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.nytimes.com By Coral Murphy Marcos     United Airlines is terminating about 600 employees for refusing to comply with its vaccination requirement, the company said in a memo sent to staff on Tuesday. “This was an incredibly difficult decision but keeping our team safe...
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...