www.blackthen.com One of the most pernicious allegations made against the African-American people was that our slave ancestors were either exceptionally “docile” or “content and loyal,” thus explaining their purported failure to rebel extensively So, did African-American slaves rebel? Of course they...
  www.vibe.com A firefighter from New York state was charged with a single count of second-degree arson Tuesday (Dec. 6) for burning his own house down. Jason Stokes, of Endicott N.Y., blamed Black Lives Matter members after he randomly set the home...
  www.heart.org Heart disease is the  No. 1 killer for all Americans, and stroke is also a leading cause of death. As frightening as those statistics are the risks of getting those diseases are even higher for African-Americans. The good news is,...
  By: Guy Troupe guytroupe@troupe21.com   The 2016 regular season was entertaining and profitable. The playoffs should offer more of the same. Twelve NFL fan bases will be “keeping hope alive” while twenty others have been left for dead. A sad, unrealized reality...
www.solomonsimmons.com Demario Solomon Simmons star has risen, Simmons is the 2017 Tulsan of The Year, Damario is a proud member of Oklahoma’s premier full-service law firms, Riggs Abney, Legislative Liaison for Oklahoma’s Premier Think Tank Oklahoma Policy Institute, and adjunct professor at the University...
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...
www.ebony.com Brothers, be honest. Do you go to the doctor regularly? You take care of your family; you take care of work matters, but what about yourself? “Men aren’t judged by whether they are healthy; they are judged by whether they...
ww5.komen.org Mammography screening is important for all women, regardless of their race/ethnicity or their risk of breast cancer. Some women are less likely than others to get mammography screening. There are many reasons for disparities in breast cancer screening in the U.S....
www.thegrio.com Wednesday, the Democratic leaders of California’s legislature announced that they would be hiring Eric Holder, who was attorney general under President Barack Obama, as their legal defense for the next four years to represent California in any legal battles...
  www.cbsnews.com WASHINGTON -- When Michelle Obama helps recognize the school counselor of the year later this week, it will also mark her final White House event as first lady, aides said Tuesday. Mrs. Obama has presided over a White House ceremony each...