New housing measures protect citizens against discrimination because of sexual orientation, disability, age and familial status.
“We look forward to the state of Oklahoma seeing what is happening and passing protections for all Oklahomans,” he said.
Oklahoma City rapper Jabee debuts his “Christmas Raps” in the St. Nick of time. The video is a collaboration between Jabee and Tree + Leaf Clothing, and was shot and edited by James Harber and Logan Walcher.
The good news is Oklahoma City isn’t the most dangerous city in the state.
“They say, ‘You don’t love America, man; you hate it so much.’ I’m like, ‘Au contraire, player; I love America so much I loved it even before it was called America!”
A 70-page strategy was unveiled at last month’s city planning meeting.
With no eyewitnesses, no murder weapon and only the barest of circumstantial evidence, the men on the jury were asked to convict a man and send him to his death simply because he was black and wore winter attire near the murder of a white man.
Straughan started The Homeless Alliance 11 years ago and said he has seen the community become more collaborative in its effort to end homelessness in recent years.
For decades, America’s top-tier cities represented a handful of metropolitan regions that seemed to have a monopoly on innovation and culture. Cities like Oklahoma City, in the heart of “fly-over country,” lacked a seat at the table when it came to world-class entertainment and cutting-edge business. Even simpler facets of urban life, such as specialty…
Cities in the metro have banded together and formed a regional transit authority, a step toward a future integrated commuter transit system.