Graduating college is a rite of passage. College graduates have spent the last four to seven years (depending on the patience of their parents) of their lives diligently studying, cultivating relationships and preparing for their bright futures. This is what college graduates tell themselves and, in most cases, their parents. But are they really ready…
I, like countless other Oklahomans and Americans, will never forget where I was the morning of Sept. 11, 2001. Like a typical college student, I was still asleep when news broke of a plane hitting the World Trade Center in New York. I was alarmed when my mother flung the door open to my room,…
Contemporary reforms failed in the same ways that previous data-driven school experiments failed.
According to recent findings published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cancer is the leading cause of death among American Indians and Alaska Natives, followed by heart disease.
“Suffer the little children to come unto me,” Jesus said, but not to Oklahoma or elsewhere in America.
The federal government is driving us to a highway fiscal cliff, and, per usual, the road is paved with short-term intentions.
I should have expected the Hobby Lobby decision, given the record of the Roberts court, but it still made we wonder, yet again, if people are paying attention to what we are becoming — or more accurately, what we have become. Because Oklahoma’s Green family, which owns the company, objects on religious grounds to the…
More troubling to me is the unquestioned assumption that the Green family’s version of Christianity is normative.
A film shown in an Oklahoma history classroom at Jenks Freshman Academy incorrectly links Muslims to the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building.
The Greater Oklahoma City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce provides opportunity and services for local businesses.