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Opportunity to learn about Oklahoma State Question 759

To me, S.Q.759 (to repeal affirmative action in Oklahoma) is an insult to civil rights progress.

This FORUM can inspire Oklahomans to vote NO to the extremist juggernaut and YES to politics for the betterment of the human condition. Do what you can to help spread the word.

PUBLIC FORUM IN OKC ON STATE QUESTION 759

A public Forum on State Question 759 will alert women and minorities about the [...] Continue reading Opportunity to learn about Oklahoma State Question 759

A Tribute to Ms. Clara S. Luper

The first knowledge I had of Clara Luper was of her as a hero of my mother’s. My mother, in her own small way, was also a civil rights activist. I don’t think she would have called it that-but it was. When we lived in Louisiana, when I was a little girl, my mother insisted on paying everyone who did any work for us at the going rate for whites. [...] Continue reading A Tribute to Ms. Clara S. Luper