http://stateofobesity.org/disparities/blacks/ Inequities in a range of factors — income, stable and affordable housing, access to quality education and others — all influence a person's chance to live a longer, healthier life.1 These inequities and disparate access to affordable, healthy food...
  www.blackthen.com One of the most pernicious allegations made against the African-American people was that our slave ancestors were either exceptionally “docile” or “content and loyal,” thus explaining their purported failure to rebel extensively So, did African-American slaves rebel? Of course they...
  www.vibe.com A firefighter from New York state was charged with a single count of second-degree arson Tuesday (Dec. 6) for burning his own house down. Jason Stokes, of Endicott N.Y., blamed Black Lives Matter members after he randomly set the home...
  By: Guy Troupe guytroupe@troupe21.com   The 2016 regular season was entertaining and profitable. The playoffs should offer more of the same. Twelve NFL fan bases will be “keeping hope alive” while twenty others have been left for dead. A sad, unrealized reality...
FREEDOM IS ONE GENERATION AWAY FROM EXTINCTION   President Ronald Reagan said, “Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it on to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed...
www.solomonsimmons.com Demario Solomon Simmons star has risen, Simmons is the 2017 Tulsan of The Year, Damario is a proud member of Oklahoma’s premier full-service law firms, Riggs Abney, Legislative Liaison for Oklahoma’s Premier Think Tank Oklahoma Policy Institute, and adjunct professor at the University...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net Joshua Jacobs from Raymond S. Tulsa McLain is playing for the College Football National Championship for the #1 ranked Alabama Crimson Tide January 9th and his is story is a truly phenomenal. Jacobs is just...
www.ebony.com Brothers, be honest. Do you go to the doctor regularly? You take care of your family; you take care of work matters, but what about yourself? “Men aren’t judged by whether they are healthy; they are judged by whether they...
ww5.komen.org Mammography screening is important for all women, regardless of their race/ethnicity or their risk of breast cancer. Some women are less likely than others to get mammography screening. There are many reasons for disparities in breast cancer screening in the U.S....
www.thegrio.com Wednesday, the Democratic leaders of California’s legislature announced that they would be hiring Eric Holder, who was attorney general under President Barack Obama, as their legal defense for the next four years to represent California in any legal battles...