(TULSA, Okla.) -- As Tulsa, Oklahoma, commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre, work is underway to identify remains found in a mass grave that may be connected to the massacre in an all-Black neighborhood in the city known as "Black Wall... Read More.
(TULSA, Okla.) -- President Joe Biden visited Tulsa, Oklahoma, to mark the centennial of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, becoming the first sitting president to visit the historic Greenwood neighborhood to acknowledge the atrocities that took place there. Biden first toured the Greenwood Cultural Center... Read More.
Dawn Porter is revisiting the past in an effort to change the future with her new Nat Geo doc Rise Again: Tulsa and the Red Summer. The two-hour feature, led by award-winning journalist and Oklahoma native DeNeen Brown, centers on the post-slavery massacres of African Americans. It also comes at... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden is traveling to Oklahoma to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, putting the national spotlight on one of the worst acts of racial violence in America that was largely whitewashed and omitted from history books. The... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Three survivors of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, now more than 100 years old, made dramatic appeals to lawmakers Wednesday for reparations and acknowledgment of what happened to them when a white mob attacked a predominantly Black neighborhood in Tulsa, Oklahoma, changing... Read More.
The Bob Dylan Center, a world-class facility housing and exhibiting over 100,000 exclusive original manuscripts, unreleased recordings, unseen film performances, photos and more from the folk-rock legend's seven-decade career, will open in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on May 10, 2022. The rarities include a 1962 performance of "Don't... Read More.
(TULSA, Okla.) —In his first trip as the nation's top law enforcement official, Attorney General Merrick Garland visited the sites of two of the worst domestic terrorist attacks in U.S. history -- an effort he said was intended to highlight what happens when racial... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(TULSA, Okla.) -- Oklahoma reported a record 22 deaths from COVID-19 on Tuesday, the highest number of single-day fatalities from the virus in the state since spring.The state's worsening outbreak prompted an outcry from... Read More.
By TONYA SIMPSON and JENNY WAGNON COURTS, ABC News(TULSA, Okla.) -- A team of experts searching for victims of Oklahoma's 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre uncovered what it says is a mass grave on Wednesday, nearly a hundred years after white... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC NEWS(TULSA, Okla.) -- An Oklahoma pastor said he plans to file criminal charges against a group of racist anti-mask protesters who allegedly attacked him as he peacefully called for reparations for descendants of African American slaves.
BY: JENNY WAGNON COURTS(TULSA, Oklahoma) -- The city of Tulsa is breaking ground on a mission to find the truth. It's a mission many agree is 99 years too late, but officials are beginning a journey to unearth a piece... Read More.