Thursday, 26 Apr 2018
Tag: Oklahoma City

Pointing Left Podcast Episode 24 Jan 30 2018

Serena Blaiz ends a month hiatus by looking at a slurry of state of the ___ speeches. State of the Union terror alert, State of the State BS, State of the City elitism. Thankfully Bob Waldrop provides a solid alternative message about the real state/history of OKC and Rena expounds on the state of the resistance. Other news items and upcoming events.

City committed to full-size supermarket in northeast OKC, says Pettis

Prior to getting down to the main topic at last night’s town hall on public safety, Ward 7 Councilman John Pettis made an announcement about the King’s Crossing development difficulties. This project was to bring an Uptown Market to the corner of MLK and 23rd. He updated the crowd on negotiations about the stalled development, […]

EMBARK Facilities To Go Tobacco Free August 1

OKC Public Transit Agency Changes Policy, Offers Resources to Help Employees and Riders Quit Tobacco OKLAHOMA CITY – EMBARK announced that its properties will be tobacco-free beginning August 1. The policy includes all tobacco products: cigarettes, vaping or e-cigarette devices and chewing tobacco. Tobacco will be prohibited at all of EMBARK’s transit stops, shelters, parking […]

Catapulting the Propaganda* about Aubrey McClendon

If you are living in Oklahoma City this month (or visiting for that matter) you have been deluged with the accolades for Aubrey McClendon after he apparently killed himself in a single car crash the day after being indicted by the DOJ. We are not going to link to those, they are readily found if […]

“Healing the Breach” program reveals common ground

In observance of the International Day of Peace*, the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Oklahoma City Police Chief Bill Citty participated in a community discussion titled Healing the Breach: A Community Conversation on Law Enforcement and Citizen Rights. The event was held on Monday, September 21 at Oklahoma City University. https://archive.org/download/20150921IdopOkcPanel/20150921-idop-okc-panel.mp3    0:00 Welcome from Priya […]