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Protest Friday led by college students represents maturing of movement

A rally and march ending in front of the Oklahoma City Police Headquarters Friday revealed a rapid maturing of protests in Oklahoma City.
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Peaceful protest devolves into broken glass, police confrontations, tear gas

What started as peaceful protests of police killings across the nation ended with broken glass and damage to locally-owned businesses Saturday night.
Stop Killing Us Rally

Black Lives Matter plans “Demand Justice Protest Rally” in OKC Sunday

Black Lives Matter OKC will hold a rally and protest starting at N.E. 36th and N. Kelley Avenue in Oklahoma City Sunday from 2:30 to 4:30.
Stop Killing Us!

Stop Killing Us! rally points to perils of black youth on Mother’s Day

After hearing two speeches at the Stop Killing Us! rally on Mother's Day, the group held a driving demonstration on N. Lincoln Boulevard.
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Holt — Acts like OKC bombing “depend on the triumph of dehumanization”

On the 25th anniversary of the 1995 bombing of the Alfred E. Murrah Federal building, the memorial service was a video product instead of a live event.
point in time homeless count

Point-in-time count sends volunteers into city in search of homeless

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The 2020 point-in-time count of Oklahoma City's persons who are experiencing homelessness sent volunteers out Thursday to find those who are often overlooked.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day events dominated by youth, young adults

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From the silent march in the morning to the ringing of the bell to the program at noon and the afternoon parade, youth dominated all activities of MLK Day.
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“New Year’s Noise” protesters apply more pressure about Jail conditions

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Protesters against Oklahoma County Jail policies held the first demonstration of 2020 Wednesday, Jan. 1, continuing pressure on Sheriff P.D. Taylor.
Red Andrews Christmas Dinner

Red Andrews Christmas Dinner poised to feed 7,000 and hand out toys

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On Christmas Eve, the Red Andrews Christmas Dinner volunteers made final preparations for the annual event that feeds 7,000 people each year.

First Americans Museum in OKC rebrands as construction resumes

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What was previously called the "American Indian Cultural Center and Museum" is now being completed as the rebranded First Americans Museum (FAM).