“Two days after Philando Castile’s killer walked free, my cousin, a pregnant Black mother, was gunned down in Seattle after she called 911 for help.” -Nakeya
The Black Wall St. Times is proud to announce a sponsorship for the Supporters Of Families With Sicklecell, INC‘s 5K Race. Early registration is open NOW until Saturday, September 9, 2017 Date: Saturday, September […]
Op/Ed By Nehemiah D. Frank Again, again, and again. Another Black Angel – taken from this world without a second thought and no apology from an American city’s local government. Charleena Lyles, a […]
Why School Choice Is Important To African-American Students: Origins of Inequality In Public Education
Editorial | by Nehemiah D. Frank In 1954, the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark decision ruled in Brown v. Board of Education that segregated schools were unconstitutional. Upon the Justices’ decision, African-American students […]
“‘If you wait for perfect conditions you’ll never get anything done,'” Phil quote comes from the Book of Ecclesiastes 11:4.
So before you stridently say that “Everything isn’t about race,” be prepared to admit that some things are.
Opinion | by Dawn Tree Managing Editor | Liz Frank Editor-in-Chief | Nehemiah Frank The jury has spoken, and Officer Betty Shelby got off Scot-free on her first-degree manslaughter charge on Wednesday, May […]
The new Greenwood Leadership Academy, scheduled to open this fall, plans to use a model similar to GCS’s; although, with a few adjustments to fit the needs of the students of North Tulsa.
Opinion | Orisabiyi Williams Managing Editor | Liz Frank To build a united community, the community must be on the same page. Of course, we all have individual ideas, varied talents, and […]
“Without education, he lives within the narrow, dark and grimy walls of ignorance. Education, on the other hand, means emancipation. It means light and liberty. It means the uplifting of the soul of man into the glorious light of truth, the light by which men can only be made free. To deny education to any people is one of the greatest crimes against human nature. It is easy to deny them the means of freedom and the rightful pursuit of happiness and to defeat the very end of their being.” – Frederick Douglass
Do your homework on what you consume; it’s your body.
A seven-story office building named after the great B.C. Franklin, famed Tulsa attorney, who defended the survivors of the 1921 massacre.
In reality, thousands of people who followed the case were not happy about the verdict, and were crying after it was delivered because Terence Crutcher’s blood was shed on that September day when he was shot dead by a Tulsa Police Department officer.