We all know that change is difficult, especially when you’re trying to fill the shoes and vacuum of a strong, educated black woman who has similar lived experiences with those of the students, staff, and community which allows for her to better connect and communicate with the black students and black teachers.
The Black Wall Street Times spoke with an Oklahoma Climatologist who wrote a chapter of the U.S.’s 2017 National Climate Assessment dealing with the Southern Great Plains.
I can hear all my kids screaming and crying from the car. They witnessed it all! They didn’t believe Pete was my husband because I wasn’t wearing my ring due to my hands being swollen.
“Women of color in the state of Oklahoma do not see justice,” Smith told the Tulsa World. “It’s powerful men in high positions and state officials that’s raping and torturing black women. When black women call out for help, our cries fall on deaf ears. They turn a blind eye.”
At just 4-years-old, Rodney had enough sense to know that stinky feet Becky shouldn’t have had her bare feet on his armrest.
The 320th Barrage Balloon Battalion of black soldiers set up explosive-rigged balloons to prevent German airplanes from attacking French and American soldiers.
“There were people that couldn’t watch that straight through and it was only 100 minutes,” she said. “But Netflix gives you the luxury of being able to do it in a space and at a time when you’re comfortable. It’s always there. And I think that’s what this offering is. Hopefully people will engage with it where and when they want.”