The Success Of ‘Black Panther’ Reaches Titanic Point   The overwhelming success of “Black Panther” is historic and important to future film projects. The Disney/Marvel production is an unabashedly African American film that makes no excuses for telling the story from...
How Far Have We Come In Race Relations Since King   Half a century after Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. one tenth of all Black Americans believe all of the civil rights icon’s goals have been met. This according to a...
Tulsa Race Riot Survivor Hazel Jones Passes   While not the last living survivor Hazel Jones, 99, was the last living Tulsa survivor of the 1921 Tulsa Race Riot and her passing is a sad reminder of the worst riot in...
www.blackamericaweb.com     Is there a pattern of racist behavior in public school classrooms across America? I’m not an alarmist, nor an expert in polling, and even though this may be a small sampling, it’s still worth considering these critical facts: Last week, a...
Can Tulsa North Afford To Not Be Business-Friendly? Protest over another new dollar store because it doesn’t provide nutritious meals might be a recipe for chasing away business to an area starving for jobs. It’s a not so simple math....
    www.theconversation.com By Roberta K. Timothy Outside in public: Smiling, dressed real fine, manners on point. I am well schooled on how to be respectful, how to take up space, how to use silence when necessary. Travelling home on transit listening to music...
Chamber Woes Could Be Fixed By Talking             Last week’s article, Greenwood Chamber Leadership Questioned, painted a picture of an organization that needs to start talking to each other. There are still more unknown facts than known ones right now....
Osage Nation and Osage County Should Be Good Neighbors   A dispute of ad valorem taxes, and quite frankly, financially tough times have recently pitted the Osage Nation against Osage County government. It has also refueled old fears and perhaps even...
Advanced California HS Science Fair Project Promotes Racist Theory   African American students at a Sacramento, CA, high school are upset over a science project that proposes that Black students do not participate in the magnet school because they are not...
Police Shooting of Grandmother Sheds Light on Lack of Training on Use of Lethal Force   It’s no secret police shoot around 1,000 people a year in the line of duty. Some of those people are armed with loaded weapons, some...