Monday 28 Jul
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OKG Newsletter

Topic: activism

Foreign affairs

Student activists are recognized for dedication to pro-Israel policies.


Greg Horton
Shayna Daitch was one of four University of Oklahoma students honored as Activists of the Year for promoting pro-Israel politics on and off campus. In May, she accepted the award from the American Israel Public Affairs Committee in Washington, D.C.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Raise a VOICE

A nonpartisan, nonsectarian advocacy group wants to build engaged communities.


Greg Horton

A coalition of 25 congregations, nonprofit organizations and schools in the metro is determined to get citizens more involved in the discourse about public policy.

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Village people

Occupy’s protests have given way to communal advocacy.


Greg Horton
The Occupy movement has all but disappeared from the news, but it is growing and refocusing in Oklahoma. Occupy Tulsa and Occupy Oklahoma City have added groups in Bartlesville, Lawton, Norman, Shawnee and Stillwater, among others.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012

A fearless teen


Rachael Cervenka

Reflections of Hope Award ceremony
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 N.E. 63rd

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

And justice for all

A nonprofit taking shape in OKC wants to further tolerance and diversity.


Peter Wright
More than a decade after its predecessor disappeared from Oklahoma City, a nonprofit that combats bias, bigotry and racism is branching out from Tulsa. The Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice (OCCJ) has launched an effort to design an entirely new program in OKC.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013