Thursday, August 13, 2020
www.krmg.com By: Debbie Lord   On Aug. 21, a solar eclipse will cut across the entire United States. While most of the country will see a partial eclipse, in which the sun is only partially blocked by the moon, other areas will go into total...
www.history.com By Evan Andrews https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zTdw5INnf2I Slavery and the Presidency Slavery is a central paradox of much of American history. In fact, most of the country's founding fathers owned slaves. The United States may have been founded on the idea that all men are created equal,...
www.latimes.com By Matt Pearce   The clashes that broke out over the weekend at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., have become a new touchstone in the nation’s long-running debate over racism, free speech and violence. One woman was killed and many...
www.newsone.com Written By journojoshua NBA superstar LeBron James blasted Donald Trump for his remarks Tuesday about racial terror attacks in Charlottesville, Virginia. James tweeted “Hate has always existed in America. Yes we know that but Donald Trump just made it fashionable again! Statues has nothing to do with us...
www.theplayerstribune.com RAY ALLEN SHOOTING GUARD / NBA The Players’ Tribune has partnered with Chase for a special edition of “Letter to My Younger Self,” a series where athletes reflect on their biggest lessons learned, from finance to relationships and careers.   Dear 13-year-old Ray, When...
www.latimes.com By SARAH D. WIRE   https://youtu.be/8RczzE61L5I   Maxine Waters knows what “throwing shade” means now. She urges people to “stay woke.” In the past few months, young people have embraced 78-year-old Waters and her acerbic comments about President Trump, bringing the Los Angeles Democrat national...
www.rollingout.com By R. Hawkins   From voters like Diamond and Silk who became celebs in their own right, after citing what they believed to be Donald Trump’s ability to “bring back opportunities” as the reason for their undying support, to stars in music,...
www.blacksportsonline.com By Delante Cherry     Colin Kaepernick’s fraternity “Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.” is making their position clear, they fully back their frat brother. In a letter sent to Roger Goodell, Kappa Alpha Psi’s Grand Polemarch, Thomas L. Battles Jr. is asking for the commissioner to signal an “all clear” to the NFL in...
www.nytimes.com By MAGGIE ASTOR   If you are just catching up on the weekend’s events in Charlottesville, Va., or overwhelmed by the volume of news, here is an overview of The New York Times’s coverage. Skirmishes, and then a speeding car White nationalists gathered on Saturday...
By Dawn Tree Eagle Guest Writer   The district of Greenwood was once a thriving, booming area for black Tulsan’s.  In the early 1900s, Greenwood was a legally segregated district, which allowed for concentrated economics; economics that funneled in and back out...
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