Wednesday, October 21, 2020
www.nytimes.com By Jody Rosen   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wTH08IYB8ek   ‘The Vault Is on Fire’ The fire that swept across the backlot of Universal Studios Hollywood on Sunday, June 1, 2008, began early that morning, in New England. At 4:43 a.m., a security guard at the movie studio and...
www.abcnewsgo.com By LIBBY CATHEY Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings will lie in state in National Statuary Hall at the U.S. Capitol on Thursday, ahead of a funeral service. There will be a public viewing in the two-story chamber following a formal ceremony for members of Congress,...
www.essence.com By TANYA A. CHRISTIAN · JANUARY 22, 2020   The family and friends of a Texas high schooler are fighting back after they say a discriminatory policy at his school is putting him in danger of not walking at his graduation. After returning from...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     The second annual Wayman Tisdale Day is Saturday, June 9th at the Agora Events Center located at 1402 S. Peoria event starts at 8 pm. Tisdale graduated from Booker T. Washington High School in Tulsa, Okla.,...
www.thegrio.com By Dr. Jason Johnson   The Black male staffers of Biden for President believe they can get African American male voters to show up at the polls in November   “Oh I didn’t know we were gonna get a comedian in here!” said Kendall...
By John Lockett Eagle Guest Writer     I first met Nate Harris on a basketball court at the Old Hutchinson YMCA here in Tulsa.  Nate’s team, the Bumpers, beat my company team (Unit Rig) pretty bad. I had just arrived in Tulsa...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Ron Dicker   A 10-minute ovation and Lee’s takedown of the “motherf**ker” president made it a festival day to remember. The Cannes Film Festival audience did the right thing at the premiere of Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman” Monday, showering the director with...
www.nbcnews.com   She was on a bike ride in 2017 and was photographed making the gesture as the president's motorcade went by.   The woman who lost her job after displaying her middle finger at President Donald Trump's motorcade has won a seat on...
www.cbsnews.com By EMILY TILLETT     Former President Barack Obama will be immortalized on the streets of Los Angeles as L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti announced that the city council voted to rename Rodeo Road to Obama Boulevard. Garcetti tweeted Tuesday night, "We're thrilled that...
www.blackenterprise.com By Yemi Rose       In the sea of 2020 Democratic presidential candidates fighting to differentiate themselves, several candidates have zeroed in on policies addressing the racial wealth gap as key campaign promises. Proposed solutions run the gamut, with candidates touting baby bonds, backing direct...
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