By Eagle Newswire     The National Association of Colored People (NAACP), Tulsa chapter will recognize its 110th Anniversary with three days of programs. All events will be held at Varick AME Zion Church, 2716 N. Yorktown Ave., with Rev. Kenneth Evans...
By Eagle Newswire     The “Tulsa Prayer March for Equal Justice” scheduled for this Friday, March 29, 2019 will be postponed for a future date, due to scheduling conflicts with featured guests. Though this March has been delayed, we as Tulsan’s stand...
By Jerry Goodwin Eagle Contributor     On May 3, the formation of an organization entitled “Black Wall Street Chamber of Commerce” was announced. Unfortunately, it appears it is more of a political ruse than an official organization that is ready to...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6G-PnIp-rrM     Tulsa Oklahoma: April Harding made a purchase at Jun’s Beauty Supply store as she was leaving the store Jun (owner) informed her that her child had picked up a key chain, she then removed the...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     Native Tulsan Malorie Ligons is soaring above the earth, literally. As a pilot for United Airlines, she has gone were only a few African American women have gone before. Ligons a graduate from...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net  Updated 3/12/2018   Ms Hazel Smith the #rd to the last living Tulsa survivor, of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, that presently resided in Tulsa has passed. She was a strong woman who openly shared her family's...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Work for the Best New Attraction in the United States, now hiring multiple positions.   Gathering Place is hosting a hiring event for part-time, full-time and seasonal positions in culinary and operations. The Gathering Place Hiring Event...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     TULSA, OK - The Demanding a JUSTulsa campaign has delivered a lettersigned by dozens of community leaders and organizations to the Tulsa City Council and Mayor G.T. Bynum. The letter, which acknowledges the work done by the...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j5xwqww0wNU&t=1242s Betty Jo Shelby a white police officer has left a mark on Tulsa, Okla., that will scar this city for generations to come.  A jury which was twenty percent African American found her...
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...