Friday, October 22, 2021
www.blackdoctor.org   The word pandemic, as defined by Dictionary.com means, “a disease prevalent throughout an entire country, continent, or the whole world.” COVID-19 is by definition a worldwide pandemic. This means that, in order for it to be truly controlled, most of the...
www.nytimes.com By Emma G. Fitzsimmons, Sharon Otterman and Joseph Goldstein     New York City will become the first U.S. city to require proof of at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine for a variety of activities for workers and customers — indoor dining, gyms...
www.eugene.diamondleague.com   Sha’Carri Richardson leads off the stars lining up for the Prefontaine Classic, and in a rare treat fans can enjoy her electrifying flair twice. Her competitors will be the fastest available, as meet organizers aim to load fields with Tokyo...
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.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.wjbf.com   AP) – A bullet has been found in a set of human remains that were exhumed during a search for victims of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, a search team member said Friday. Nine sets of remains have been examined...
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....
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Economic Empowerment Day, one of the key events during the 10-day 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commemoration, will focus on closing the wealth gap between Black and other Americans. The goal of Economic Empowerment Day is to...
www.cnn.com From CNN’s Aaron Cooper in Minneapolis   Former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin has been convicted on all charges by a jury in the Hennepin County court. The 12 jurors found him guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter...