The report shows a decrease in the Justice Equality Indicator demonstrating that racial disparities between Tulsans of color and white Tulsans have increased when compared to 2018.
For those who think I’m giving this new Republican governor too much credit too soon, I’ll kindly ask you to take a seat. Because when kids are involved, we really need to take party politics out of the conversation.
The Voice of Black Oklahoma Seeking Radio Host April 27-28
Recognizing the talent and passion within the Tulsa community Black Wall Street Chamber of Commerce is seeking submissions for the t-shirt commemorating our 2019 Tulsa Juneteenth celebration. The design selected will fit with this year’s Prince theme as well as represent what it means to celebrate blackness in Tulsa. “Juneteenth”, “Tulsa”, and “2019” will be present in the selected design.
MollyWatta and Mathew Phipps Featured in the Ninth Installment of Black Wall Street Gallery’s Conciliation Series
Artistic director Dr. Ricco Wright- “…conciliation suggests mediating between parties at odds with one another. It also allows space for acknowledgment, apology, and reparation.”
For several frantic minutes, the powerful interests on the Tulsa Public School Board were not assured to get their way; and we all know that privileged people – especially privileged white people – do not like being told that they can’t get what they want.
In its short history, Oklahoma has bore witness to some of the most horrific acts of racial terror in the United States, including the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre when white mobsters and klansmen destroyed the thriving Greenwood neighborhood and lynched hundreds of Black citizens. Our disturbing past cannot be hidden; it must be faced head-on.