Category: Politics

Tik Tok creates connection and conflict during wartime
Politics, Entertainment

Tik Tok creates connection and conflict during wartime

Lauren Couch- March 29, 2022

TikTok is redefining how younger generations understand and view war. During Russia’s lead up to its war against Ukraine, TikTok users were ahead of mainstream ... Read More

Oklahoma passes Texas-based anti-abortion law
News, Politics

Oklahoma passes Texas-based anti-abortion law

Jamie Hammock- March 29, 2022

Oklahoma is close to implementing a restrictive anti-abortion law similar to the one passed in Texas.  Stricter than Texas’ bill, House Bill 4327 would effectively ... Read More

OPINION: Stitt supports parent’s choice, but few others
Opinion, Politics

OPINION: Stitt supports parent’s choice, but few others

Madalyn Nix- March 8, 2022

The Oklahoma Empowerment Act, SB 1647, passed through the Oklahoma Senate. The controversial bill would allow taxpayer dollars to cover private school costs and give ... Read More

School district sued over Christian assembly
Politics

School district sued over Christian assembly

Jamie Hammock- March 8, 2022

A group of students and parents are suing a West Virginia school district for allowing an evangelical preacher to hold a religious revival assembly during ... Read More

Putin orders military operation into Ukraine, financial sanctions slam the Russian economy
News, Politics

Putin orders military operation into Ukraine, financial sanctions slam the Russian economy

Sam Royka- March 1, 2022

Shells dropped on the Kyiv airport early Thursday morning as Russia invaded Ukraine, rolling in tanks and seizing control of Chernobyl.   Russia’s nuclear weapons are ... Read More

State lawmaker files bill to end death penalty
News, Politics

State lawmaker files bill to end death penalty

Sam Royka- February 22, 2022

Rep. Mauree Turner has filed a bill that would, if passed, prohibit capital punishment in Oklahoma. The bill currently waits to be heard by a ... Read More

Oklahoma executes death row inmate Gilbert Postelle
News, Politics

Oklahoma executes death row inmate Gilbert Postelle

Jonathan Richardson- February 22, 2022

Gilbert Postelle, found guilty for the murders of four victims on Memorial Day in 2005, was executed Feb. 17. He is now the second person ... Read More