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Wayman Tisdale Foundation, Inc. names new Executive Director

The Wayman L. Tisdale Foundation, Inc. (the “Tisdale Foundation”), honors the life and legacy of professional basketball player and smooth jazz bass guitarist , Wayman Tisdale. Together with a host of collaborators, the Tisdale Foundation identifies eligible individuals with unmet prosthetic needs and pays for cutting-edge prosthetic care.


Tulsa City Councilors delay Black lives 48 days

The Equality Indicators elevated that Black residents in Tulsa are five times more likely to be the victims of officer use of force than their Brown counterparts. The report also revealed that White Tulsans are half as likely to experience officer use of force than Blacks Tulsans, which is alarming — considering that Black residents are only 10 percent of the city’s population.

Outraged on R. Kelly, but missing outrage over Black, White performance gap

When I saw the publicly displayed outrage on social media from Black Americans, concerning musical-artist R. Kelly’s predatory behavior and I White homeless man’s assault on a Black Mc Donald’s employee, I simultaneously thought about why the same communal disapproval of America’s abysmal educational treatment of Black students hasn’t been equivalently shown.