On two occasions this week, while listening to PBS News, reporters used the plural possessive pronoun “our” when referring to Black people and another marginalized group.
“I thought I said persons of color,” Switzer said in the recording before apologizing. Switzer then added he doesn’t “say the N-word either.”
Published 12/17/2019 | Reading Time 1 min 30 sec By BWST Editorial Board The Black Wall Street Times Editorial Board joins elected officials, organizations and citizens across Tulsa in calling on city […]
Hate Trackers revealed in a late February blog post that Bonnie Kukla—A.K.A, KKK Kukla— handles county government records by day and actively recruits members to the KKK by night.
Body camera footage shows San Antonio officer shooting an unarmed Black teen while he was sitting on the couch
Charles Roundtree, Jr. 05/28/2019 | Reading Time 2 min 32 sec By Nate Morris, Senior Writer Late last week, the San Antonio Police Department released the body-camera footage of an officer-involved shooting […]
Local Tulsan and commentator SC King writes a powerful thought piece about the often diminished roles that Black and brown characters have played in Game of Thrones series after the stunning ending […]
“His head and mouth were bleeding, my kids were screaming”: Back-to-back high profile incidents of excessive policing in Tulsa increase calls for reform
Published 04/14/2019 By: BWST Staff TULSA, OK – “While this man sat calmly at a table with both hands visible, the officer picked him up and slammed him face first into the […]