By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     The last time Ready For The World performed in Tulsa was 2014 New Years with Tony Toni Tone and Black Street. We talked to Willie Tripplet one of the founding members of the group he...
By Dawn Tree info@undergroundtreelive.com   Bridging the gap between the black and white communities in Tulsa is a huge inspiration behind the first year of art exhibitions at the newly opened Black Wall Street Gallery on the northeast corner of Greenwood and...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Gathering Place is now open and is celebrating with 100 days of world-class entertainment at Tulsa’s newest wow-factor. We will be attempting to break a world record for the World’s Largest Electric Slide with Marcia Griffiths who wrote...
By Margaret Hicks Eagle Staff Writer MargaretHicks188@aol.com     On Thursday September 27, 2018, Anthony Brogdon’s documentary film, Business in the Black (BITB), will be shown at Rudisill Library, 1520 N. Hartford Avenue in Tulsa, Okla. The film is being hosted by Mary L. Williams...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Guthrie Green is hosting the second annual Tulsa Soul Festival, a free music festival honoring the late Wayman Tisdale, professional basketball player and jazz musician. Tulsa’s Soul Festival is a music festival featuring a weekend of live...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire The annual Jeanne B. Goodwin Storytelling Festival celebrates the rich tradition of sharing wisdom through words. See familiar stories brought to life by local performer and speaker Therese Anderson-Aduni as well as the Langston Hughes Academy Drama Team...
www.bbc.co.uk By Sonia Oxley Serena Williams will face Germany's Angelique Kerber for an eighth Wimbledon singles title after both won their semi-finals in straight sets. The American former world number one overpowered Germany's Julia Gorges 6-2 6-4, while Kerber beat Latvia's Jelena...
www.blackdoctor.org     Award-winning Bill Withers created a number of hits that we still hear now, either as the original hits or as samples for some of today’s greatest hip-hop songs.  Singles like “Lovely Day”, “Grandma’s Hands”, “Use Me” and “Ain’t No Sunshine” all came from...
www.educationpost.org By ShaRhonda Knott-Dawson   To my beautiful, brilliant Black daughters, I have so many hopes and dreams for you, that if I tried to say them all, they would run longer than the entire Harry Potter series! My hopes for you, my two...
www.afterthealtarcall.com https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4XIn9USDR4   Hello World, I don’t know about you but December always seems to fly by…Between making Christmas lists, shopping with the masses, sending out Christmas greetings via e-mail or snail mail, going to Christmas parties and other events, preparing for the...