Monday, October 15, 2018

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James Coburn

Poetry from James Coburn: ‘Tribes of Indifference’

Tribes of Indifference by James Coburn All of the world is a terrorist to the land. To people in the way of their vanity, To interests made vague...
Mollie Tibbetts

From Sept. 11 to Mollie Tibbetts: We must rise above our...

In mid-August 2001, my family planned a reunion gathering in Colorado. My only brother, David, and I both lived in New York City at...

Editorial: Health Department should honor open records requests

The Oklahoma State Department of Health has found itself the subject of numerous negative headlines in the past year, so perhaps one more will...

Uneasy riders: Critics blame Boren for … OU?

I don't know why, but I keep imagining David Boren as an avid motorcycle enthusiast after his retirement from being president of the University...
Norman Pride Festival

Photos: Norman hosts its first Pride Festival, parade

Although Norman has long been considered the San Francisco of Oklahoma, it would not be until Aug. 26 that the city would host its...
The Sports Animalvideo

Narrative cage match on The Sports Animal confounds meaning

(Editor's note: The following condensed excerpt from Robert Kerr's latest book, The Sociology of Sports-Talk Radio, has been edited slightly for content and style.) A...
Clara Lupervideo

It’s time to institutionalize the legacy of Clara Luper and OKC’s...

In the 1950s, Oklahoma City teacher Clara Luper and her students took the northern route on a bus trip to the NAACP conference in New...
video

My migration on immigration, part 3: 3 myths debunked

(Author’s note: This is the third in a three-part series detailing the influences that have shaped my changing perspective on the issue of immigration.) In my...
labor unions

Here’s why labor unions are key to Oklahoma’s future

(Editor's note: NonDoc publishes commentaries from elected officials only when they are not in an active campaign. The following piece is from Rep. Mickey...
football season

Football season is heating up in Oklahoma

Every year around this time, I'm excited for football season. Every year around this time, I am also not-so-subtly reminded this is Oklahoma, and...

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