www.theguardian.com Bryan Armen Graham in New York @bryanagraham   Ice Cube can think of at least one good reason why people will pay to watch retired NBA stars play 3-on-3 basketball. “Summer’s boring as shit,” the rapper and film actor, born O’Shea Jackson, said...
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer   The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has sent 14 African-American astronauts into space over the decades, however, Dr. Jeanette Epps will make spaceflight history in May 2018 when she will become the first African-American to board...
By: Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   Charlie Wilson has done it all when it comes to being one of the top of the R/B Legends, he is one of-if not the number 1 hit-maker and songwriter in the current R/B/ and...
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...