Tell them they are excellent because they are Black. Educate them on the history before their ancestors were slaves.
Since last Saturday’s racialized attacks in Charlottesville, a petition calling for the name change has collected over 4,000 signatures.
When I returned to school the next day, I began to play the role. I’d tell myself “remember not to act too black,” so I could fit in.
How Plantation Politics Aids and Spreads the Willie Lynch Syndrome OPINION| By D.C. Jones, Contributor What is Plantation Politics? When African Americans, from different social-economic or educational backgrounds, [or in this case […]
Implicit Bias Will Continue to Champion the Status Quo
“Black students continue to be suspended much more than students of other races/ethnicities.”
The unspoken racial tension this town has been dealing with since the 1921 Tulsa Massacre is the elephant in the room when it comes to suspensions, and TPS needs to address it head-on.
Oklahoma Policy Markers are branding middle- and low-income African-Americans students as second class citizens so they can maintain the long lasting status quo of white superiority in the state.
Reporting | Nehemiah D. Frank, Editor-in-chief Managing Editor | Liz Frank State Representative Regina Goodwin says the state is having trouble deciding where to allocate funds, which makes it difficult to solve […]
“We have more dollar stores than any other district.” – City Councilwoman Vanessa Hall-Harper