Wednesday, June 3, 2020
    Melvin Gilliam, Jr. Playing football at Oklahoma State University is a means to an end for Booker T. Washington’s Melvin Gilliam, Jr.  Gilliam is a red-shirt junior who will be graduating this spring with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration...
By Fred Jones, Jr. Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   There will never be another President Barack Obama.  Time has assured us of this.  Obama is the first man of color to become the President of the United States of America, and has shown us...
  BY R. ERIC THOMAS Hello, come in, sit down. United States Congresswoman Maxine Waters of California will read you now. Honey, Maxine Waters is not the one. You may have been told that she is the one but you were lied...
www.atlantablackstar.com By: Tanasia Kenney A new report examining TV food advertising viewed by preschoolers, children and teens found that African-American youths are disproportionately exposed to junk food ads, viewing almost 50 percent more ads for unhealthy snacks than their white counterparts. The study,...
www.latimes.com It’s good to be home.  My fellow Americans, Michelle and I have been so touched by all the well-wishes we’ve received over the past few weeks.  But tonight it’s my turn to say thanks.  Whether we’ve seen eye-to-eye or...
By: ROGENE JACQUETTE He called NATO obsolete. He said Germany’s acceptance of refugees is “utterly catastrophic.” The decades-old One China policy embraced by the United States? That’s up for discussion. Just days before Donald J. Trump’s inauguration, world leaders on three...
www.theroot.com President-elect Donald Trump will reportedly mark the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday by meeting with the namesake son of America’s most brilliant civil rights icon.  As per usual, the meeting is to take place at New York City’s Trump Tower...
www.theroot.com By: Angela Helm@anjiihelm Bishop Eddie Long, the embattled pastor of Georgia megachurch, New Birth Missionary Baptist, has died from an “aggressive form of cancer” according to the church. He was 63 years old. New Birth issued a statement to the Atlanta Journal...
BY: Pastor Anthony Scott First Baptist Church North Tulsa In June 1964, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote his book entitled, Why We Can’t Wait, in which he chronicled the momentum turning events that occurred during the Civil Rights Movement and...
By: Fred Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net MLK Tulsa host a full core rap session with the most at-risk students at the TMC 7th grade center in the CHAMPS program “CULTURALLY HELPING AND MAKING POSITIVE SUCCESS MENTORING PROGRAM”. The mission for the CHAMPS group...
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