Shannon Kepler

Jury Convicts Ex-Cop Who Murdered Daughter’s Black Boyfriend

by #TEAMEBONY

Former Tulsa, Oklahoma cop Shannon Kepler who shot his daughter’s Black boyfriend was convicted of first-degree manslaughter on Wednesday. 57-year-old Kepler murdered 19-year-old Jeremy Lake... Read More

Cop Tells ’60 Minutes,’ Race Had ‘Nothing to Do With’ Terence Crutcher Shooting

Cop Tells ’60 Minutes,’ Race Had ‘Nothing to Do With’ Terence Crutcher Shooting

by #teamEBONY

Betty Jo Shelby, a White Tulsa, Okla., police officer who is charged in the shooting death of Black motorist Terrence Crutcher, says race played... Read More

It’s Time to Admit White Women Are Complicit in Our Oppression

It’s Time to Admit White Women Are Complicit in Our Oppression

by LaSha

Sometimes, very rarely, I have moments where I completely agree with a White woman on a gender issue. It usually occurs when some White... Read More

(left) Terence Scott, Keith Lamont Scott, police victims

Who Should Fix Police Violence? The Police, That’s Who

by AJ Springer

It’s open season on Black bodies for police officers. At least that’s how this week’s heavily reported shootings of Black men by law enforcement makes... Read More

Crutcher

The Terence Crutcher Case: 5 Things We Know So Far

by #teamEBONY

It’s probably fair to say that deaths of unarmed Black men at the hands of police and summarily brought to us by modern technology... Read More

Video Shows Black Man Surrendering to Police, Still Shot

Video Shows Black Man Surrendering to Police, Still Shot

by #teamEBONY

A Black man fatally shot by a white Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer responding to a stalled vehicle had no weapon on him or in... Read More

Oklahoma Investigating Tulsa Sheriff's Office After Eric Harris Shooting

Tulsa Sheriff’s Office Investigated After Shooting Death of Eric Harris

by #teamEBONY

The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation announced on Monday that it is opening a formal inquiry into the sheriff’s office that oversaw Robert C.... Read More

Eric Harris Tulsa Oklahoma

Video Released of Police Killing of Eric Courtney Harris

by #teamEBONY

The reserve deputy who shot a suspect with his firearm rather than his stun gun, and another deputy who can be heard cursing at... Read More

[FEARLESS LIVING] Bye Bye, Tulsa

[FEARLESS LIVING] Bye Bye, Tulsa

by Julia A. Wilson

When I left my mother’s home on my own at age 16, I thought I was grown. I may not have known exactly what... Read More

Tiana Parker

Tiana Parker’s Old School Changes Policy on Afros, Dreads

by Jezebel

Deborah Brown Community School, the charter school in Tulsa, Oklahoma that recently came under fire for sending home 7-year-old Tiana Parker on the grounds... Read More