www.newsone.com By Parker Riley     When people talk about modern lynchings, R. Kelly and Bill Cosby are not legitimate examples. Ramon Smith and Jarron Moreland, both 21, are two men who were lynched in 2018. On April 18,  police found the dismembered bodies of the young men in a pond outside...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wJSRZDPgIH0 When Bishop Gary McIntosh first came over to Tulsa north to start Transformation Church, some clergy in the Tulsa north community became very upset. Some felt that the last thing the community needed...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXNXJyBOUo4   It is with sincere grief and sorrow that the Bailey family announces the passing of our patriarch, husband, hero and father, Dr. Bertrand Bailey Sr. Following an extended battle with several health conditions, on Wednesday, February 14,...
www.dallasnews.com   By: Kate Hairopoulos and Sarah Mervosh   Rickey Dixon always hit hard. During his high school football days in Dallas, his career at the University of Oklahoma and his six seasons in the pros, he used his head to smash into his opponents —...
www.newsone.com Letitia James, who has a long history of progressive politics and advocacy in New York, will take office next month, and Trump should be afraid....
www.usatoday.com By Rochelle Riley, Detroit Free Press Columnist   Slavery. It is America’s open wound. It is the painful injury that a third of America lives with and the rest of the country attempts to ignore because, for them, it is an ancient...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net Joshua Jacobs from Raymond S. Tulsa McLain is playing for the College Football National Championship for the #1 ranked Alabama Crimson Tide January 9th and his is story is a truly phenomenal. Jacobs is just...
The Oklahoma Eagle Editorial 12/29/2016 WHAT IS IT? IS THERE A CRISIS IN EDUCATION AMONG TULSA MIDDLE SCHOOL CHILDREN? “The ideal of a public education has always been at the heart of the American promise… it's the promise of a good...
www.thegreenwoodculturalcenter.org     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ivCODTY7fmQ   The Tulsa race riot was a large-scale, racially motivated pogrom on May 31 and June 1, 1921, in which a group of whites attacked the black community of Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Greenwood District, the wealthiest black community in the...
www.nbcnews.com By Elizabeth Chuck and Alex Johnson / Aug.16.2018 / 9:02 AM ET   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EHR1bJFQsMk   Aretha Franklin — the first woman to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, dubbed the Queen of Soul for powerful anthems like "Respect" and "Chain of...