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Land Run protest

SPIRIT Sit-In decries land runs, monuments, re-enactments

Native Americans and allies gathered in Bricktown in Saturday for a day-long sit-in that ended with a peaceful protest of the Centennial Land Run Monument.
Jabee Williams

Q&A with Jabee Williams at BLM protest against DA David Prater

The following is a short Q&A this reporter had with local rapper and eastside native Jabee Williams Thursday. He was attending a protest of DA David Prater.
Prater protest

Protesters focus criticism on DA David Prater at OKC rally

DA David Prater is now receiving criticism by Black Lives Matter OKC and allies after some of its teen members were charged with inciting to riot.
Children's march

Black Lives Matter Children’s March for Justice points to next generation

For the BLM Children's March for Justice, grandparents all the way to babies in strollers massed to march to Moses F. Miller stadium at Douglass High.
DACA

OKC DACA recipients relieved as Supreme Court decision blocks Trump

The Supreme Court handed down a decision Thursday blocking the Trump administration from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program or DACA.

Black Lives Matter Children’s March for Justice coming Sunday, June 21

Black Lives Matter OKC is organizing a youth and children's march on the east side of OKC Sunday, June 21 from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Supreme Court decision protecting gay, transgender workers celebrated

A U.S. Supreme Court decision handed down Monday to protect workers under Title VII was a major surprise nationally and to local LGBTQ+ advocates.
police

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.
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.