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Cover Story: Our next steps in the march toward civil rights

Cover Story: Our next steps in the march toward civil rights

Just as powerful reporting, photos and video did in the ’60s, today’s national media coverage mixed with social media engagement have again thrust the conversation of police brutality, racial discrimination and civil rights into the public consciousness.

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Historic Guthrie building’s future is uncertain

The State Capital Publishing Company building, formerly a museum, remains vacant as recent plans fall through.

Paula Sophia Schonauer speaks at a protest for transgender rights at the Oklahoma State Capitol, Tuesday, May 24, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Activist Paula Sophia Schonauer uses logic, compassion to confront intolerance

“The rhetoric of ISIS against the LGBT community isn’t much different from a lot of people on the Christian right,” Schonauer said.

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November ballot measure sparks animal welfare, water safety questions from opponents

Despite raging debate from state officials, the outcome of State Question 777 rests in the hands of voters.

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​Cover Teaser: Making America hate again?

Hate and extremist antigovernment group activity is on the rise across the nation. PLUS: Twenty-one years after the Oklahoma City bombing, Elohim City’s founding family is done talking about its alleged association with convicted antigovernment and white supremacist domestic terrorist Timothy McVeigh. But the Millar family’s views on race and the genetic superiority of whites

Congressman Steve Russell shakes hands with Don Spurgin before a town hall meeting at The Village Municipal Building, Tuesday, March 8, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Steve Russell jumps headlong into his new duties as a state congressman

Steve Russell focuses on border security and immigration policy in his first year in office.

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