www.npr.org By RODNEY CARMICHAEL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gnwiYdFaRfk   You know America's turning cold again when Ice Cube freezes over. Like a thermostat set to gauge the temperature of our racial transgressions, gangsta rap's first political provocateur got triggered this past Friday night; it took the abuse...
www.vibe.com By Camille Augustin @JadoreCamille     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_YZINSZA8mQ   With speculation surrounding the plausibility of a release date for the forthcoming Tupac biopic, All Eyez On Me, those attached to the film seek to place fans’ anxiety at ease. READ: Afeni Shakur: A Mother’s Love According to Dominic...
www.etanthomas.com https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w8Gl-vVLIwA   Tulsans can be proud of Etan Thomas. The Booker T. Washington Alumnus has become one of the most vocal social rights representatives of this era. Thomas is more than an athlete, he’s redefined himself “The Activist Athlete.” Thomas defies the...
www.cbssports.com By Adam Silverstien https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sqK9a_zox4c Legendary coach Bob Stoops will retire after 18 seasons leading the Oklahoma Sooners and is prepared to inform his team on Wednesday, according to The Oklahoman and the coach himself. Follow Carey Murdock @CareyWWLS Spoke with Bob Stoops. He confirms...
www.cbssports.com By Kyle Boone @kylebooneCBS   After taking a 2-0 series lead, the Golden State Warriors are in Cleveland for Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday with a perfect 14-0 playoff record and seeking revenge after blowing a 3-1 lead in...
www.usnews.com By  Delece Smith-Barrow     The U.S. News Short List, separate from our overall rankings, is a regular series that magnifies individual data points in hopes of providing students and parents a way to find which undergraduate or graduate programs excel or...
www.blackamericaweb.com By Nigel Roberts   The program has mixed results but strives to make a difference.   A group of teachers, education advocates and teachers union representatives gathered in the nation’s capital on May 17 at a summit to promote a teacher diversity recruitment strategy called...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Andy Ostroy     When it comes to the actions of President Donald Trump, it doesn’t matter what the subject is. It could be pulling out of the Paris Climate Accord; withdrawing from TPP; repealing Obamacare; ending restroom protections for transgender students;...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vnreq-_2HmY Lebron James’ press conference on Wednesday was a bit different, it was much larger than the fact that he is getting ready to play in his 7th consecutive NBA Finals. James wore a...
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...
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