www.theguardian.com By Etan Thomas Your protest started a conversation and inspired an entire generation of athlete activists to find their voices, but the time for silence is over. We need to hear directly from you Dear Colin, My son Malcolm and I are...
www.hamptonva2019.com   First African Landing at Old Point Comfort, Virginia in 1619 In 2019, join the global commemoration of the 400th anniversary of four pivotal happenings in English North America’s Virginia colony: the landing of the first Africans, the landing of women,...
From The Desk of Regina T. Goodwin     Ellis Walker Woods Memorial Dedication in honor of founding Principal of Booker T. Washington High School , 1913-1948 Ironic, Ellis served approx.36 years, same precious span of time it took to raise monies...
www.oklahoman.com By DARLA SLIPKE     The Oklahoma Department of Corrections is making a push to hire more than 600 entry-level correctional officers to work in facilities across the state. The agency has dealt with understaffing issues for years. At the end of July, only...
www.stopbullying.gov   Be aware of what your kids are doing online When adults respond quickly and consistently to bullying behavior they send the message that it is not acceptable. Research shows this can stop bullying behavior over time. Parents, school staff, and other...
www.theundefeated.com BY CURTIS BUNN @CURTISBUNN     Denard Butler is not the typical cowboy in Checotah, Oklahoma, known as the steer wrestling capital of America. He holds an advanced degree in behavioral health and worked for a time as a therapist. He speaks routinely about...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Students and families are gearing up for the 15th annual North Tulsa Parent and Community Enrichment Extravaganza “Back 2 School” event at McLain High School on August 13 from 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Co-sponsored by Tulsa...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net       Bill Patterson continues in conducting one of the most elite summer basketball tournaments in the USA as he presents the 41st Annual “Po Bills” World Famous Basketball Tournament. Patterson has seen many of the...
By Mareo Johnson Eagle Guest Writer       It was kind of strange to see the headline Convicted Murderer Set Free in a previous The Oklahoma Eagle article, speaking of my friend and bro Corey Atchison. Almost just as strange as when I...
www.villagevoice.com By ANDREW W.K.     Hi Andrew, I’m writing because I just can’t deal with my father anymore. He’s a 65-year-old super right-wing conservative who has basically turned into a total asshole intent on ruining our relationship and our planet with his politics....