Oklahoma announcer calls high school girls’ basketball team racial slur while players kneel during national anthem

Matt Rowan says he is a Type 1 diabetic and when he blood sugar is spiking he sometimes says things he doesn’t mean. The announcer offered a “sincere apology” to everyone involved in the game and said it’s “not unusual” for him to become disoriented and say inappropriate things. “While the comments I made would… Continue reading Oklahoma announcer calls high school girls’ basketball team racial slur while players kneel during national anthem

Oklahoma Youth Sports Announcer Calls Girls Basketball Team ‘F**king N*****s’ For Kneeling During National Anthem

The Oklahoma youth sports community is outraged and has condemned the remarks of a high school sports broadcaster who slew racist remarks at Black female basketball players for kneeling during the national anthem. On Thursday, announcers with the National Federation of High School Network were recorded on livestream calling the kneeling athletes “f***king n*****s” during… Continue reading Oklahoma Youth Sports Announcer Calls Girls Basketball Team ‘F**king N*****s’ For Kneeling During National Anthem

Oklahoma Lawmaker Apologizes After Referencing ‘Colored Babies’ During Abortion Bill Argument

A Republican lawmaker in Oklahoma has issued an apology for calling Black and Hispanic children “colored” while arguing in favor of a restrictive abortion bill that eventually passed 80-19, according to The Oklahoman.  Oklahoma Rep. Brad Boles was listing off statistics related to the number of abortions that took place in the country and used the… Continue reading Oklahoma Lawmaker Apologizes After Referencing ‘Colored Babies’ During Abortion Bill Argument

5 Musicals That Changed Theatre History

Paul Seven Lewis picks five revolutionary shows that shaped the modern musical over the last 90 years. Do you agree with his choice? Comment below. Read more at oneminutetheatrereviews.co.uk Follow Paul on Twitter @OneMinTheatre and on Instagram Listen to Paul on the online station Box Office Radio on Mondays at 7pm and on Mixcloud.com source

Oklahoma City Police Officer Charged With Manslaughter For Shooting Bennie Edwards In The Back Three Times While He Ran Away

A Oklahoma City officer shot a death homeless man in December has been charged with first-degree manslaughter. The shooting took place last year on Dec. 11, when Bennie Edwards, a 60 year-old homeless man died after Sgt. Clifford Holman, 36, shot him in the back multiple times as he ran away. The Oklahoma City Fraternal Order… Continue reading Oklahoma City Police Officer Charged With Manslaughter For Shooting Bennie Edwards In The Back Three Times While He Ran Away

Oklahoma student, mother allege teacher discriminated against him for wearing ‘Black King’ shirt

A 7th grade Oklahoma student and his mother are outraged after they allege an Edmond teacher discriminated against the student for wearing a T-shirt. Edmond Public Schools officials are investigating a teacher who allegedly called a student racist in front of the entire class, then said there should be a White History Month. “I felt… Continue reading Oklahoma student, mother allege teacher discriminated against him for wearing ‘Black King’ shirt

White Oklahoma Teacher Calls 13-Year-Old’s ‘Black King’ Shirt Racist, Embarrasses Him In Class

The mother of a 13-year-old student in Oklahoma was outraged after her son said he was berated by a white teacher in class for wearing a “Black King” shirt he was gifted for his birthday. “I am proud of my blackness and she will never take it away from me,” Heartland Middle School student Latrell… Continue reading White Oklahoma Teacher Calls 13-Year-Old’s ‘Black King’ Shirt Racist, Embarrasses Him In Class