Friday, October 22, 2021
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire SPIRE Institute and Academy, an elite athletic boarding school in Ohio, recently announced Olympic gold medalist and Booker T. Washington High School graduate Kenneth Monday as the coach for their new wrestling program. Constructed on over 500...
www.rollingout.com By Terry Shropshire       A petition to reinstate Olympic track hopeful Sha’Carri Richardson after she was disqualified on Friday, July 2, 2021, is quickly approaching 500K signatures. More than 499K are supporting the Change.org petition started by the group Move On after...
www.clutchpoints.com   By R. P. Salao   Longtime ESPN reporter Rachel Nichols is used to being the one shining light on breaking news. Now it appears she’s the subject of the latest bombshell report that reveals a borderline racist rant caught on video.   Back in July...
www.newson6.com By: Daniel Hawk   Mick Wilson is the new Tulsa Public School District Director of Athletics. Wilson has been with the district for the past 12 years and has some big plans for the athletics of the Tulsa High Schools. When Dr. Gil...
www.washingtonpost.com By Sally Jenkins     There goes the dangerous Black athlete, betraying America again. Every time one of them stages a protest, some White politician has the sudden authoritarian urge to call for their banishment. Gwen Berry is no one’s internal enemy...
www.blackdoctor.org     Congratulations to everyone on this list! These amazing, talented athletes will participate in the upcoming Olympics. Look at who will be representing the USA in the coming 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. Christina Clemons – track and field Leading the pack at the U.S....
www.seahawks.com By John Boyle   Black history is American history, but over the course of the past four centuries, Black history has too often been ignored, erased or altered, because systemic racism in America affects nearly every institution in the country, including...
www.basketballnews.com By Etan Thomas   The Knicks have clinched a playoff berth for the first time since 2012, and New Yorkers are beaming with pride. When they officially reached the milestone, Knicks All-Star Julius Randle tweeted: “Check it off the list, Knicks. We...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   On Friday, February 7, 2020 at Booker T. Washington High School, native Tulsan and Seattle Seahawk wide receiver Tyler Lockett launched his National “I KNOW I CAN” Job Shadowing Program.  Twelve (12) students were selected from...
www.theundefeated.co By Marc J. Spears   Stephen Curry has long been an admirer of Lee Elder, who endured racism as the first Black man to play in the Masters Tournament in 1975. So, of course the Golden State Warriors’ all-time leading scorer...