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Combat Injustice and Promote Equity

September 11th, 2017 // 10:46 am @

In this Tulsa World editorial, Hannibal B. Johnson addresses ways to combat injustice and promote equity. It’s a “must read”! Read more here on the Tulsa World Website (click here)

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Tulsa Still Facing Historical Trauma from the 1921Race Riot

September 29th, 2016 // 9:28 pm @

I recently appeared on Democracy Now to discuss the race riot of 1921. If you haven’t had an opportunity to view the video, take a moment to watch it below.

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Writing Out Loud Interview

April 2nd, 2015 // 1:06 pm @

An interview with Hannibal Johnson, author of Tulsa’s Historic Greenwood District. Please click the following link to view the video: http://www.ostate.tv/channels/osu-tulsa?play=383F279F-0C7D-C84C-BF98-288AFC9DAE6D

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Diversity Month – Mosaic Tulsa Video

November 5th, 2014 // 9:47 pm @

Mosaic recently published the video below in which I share some thoughts on diversity. Mosaic is the Tulsa Chamber’s diversity business council. The primary focus of the Mosaic council is to create awareness about the competitive advantage of having a diverse and inclusive business climate in our region. To learn more about Mosaic, please visit: [...]

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J. Kehaulani Kauanui Interview for Apartheid in Indian Country?: Seeing Red Over Black Disenfranchisement.

August 7th, 2013 // 2:50 pm @

Join your host, J. Kehaulani Kauanui for a two part program on “Indigenous Politics: From Native New England and Beyond.” The first segment features an interview with attorney Hannibal B. Johnson about his new book, Apartheid in Indian Country?: Seeing Red over Black Disenfranchisement. His work traces historical relations between African Americans and Native Americans, [...]

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Apartheid in Indian Country: Seeing Red Over Black Disenfranchisement

March 14th, 2013 // 10:01 pm @

I was recently interviewed by Rich Fisher of StudioTulsa, you can listen to the interview here: http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/apartheid-indian-country-seeing-red-over-black-disenfranchisement For more information or to order check out my books on this here.

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DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION IN THE WORKPLACE

August 6th, 2012 // 5:47 pm @

Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace The Business of Leading Change Hannibal B. Johnson  Introduction Each of us is a complex individual. Yes, we are different from one another, sometimes in significant ways. But what we have in common—our shared humanity—overarches those differences. A Yiddish proverb suggests we are all kneaded from the same dough, [...]

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THE TRUTH OF THE MATTER Musings on the Perils of the Information Age

March 8th, 2012 // 11:01 pm @

Hannibal B. Johnson The “Information Age” is now firmly ensconced. We are awash in its brackish, untamed waters, buffeted by waves of data at every turn. As with water, separating out the undesirable contaminants requires a process akin to purification, a kind of processing that culls the important, meaningful information from the fluff. While dealing [...]

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REPARATIONS AND THE 1921 TULSA RACE RIOT Righting the Wrongs of History

March 5th, 2012 // 8:50 pm @

  “The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.” -Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.   Tulsa, “The Oil Capital of the World,” “The Magic City,” shone brightly at the dawn of the twentieth century. Black gold oozed from Indian Territory soil, land once set aside for American Indian resettlement. J. [...]

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Curriculum Counts: The Importance of Teaching About the 1921 Tulsa Race Riot

April 28th, 2011 // 10:03 am @

May 31, 2011, marks the ninetieth anniversary of the cataclysmic 1921 Tulsa Race Riot (the “Riot”), a defining moment in Tulsa and American history. Despite its significance as the worst so-called race riot in American history, even some Tulsans remain oblivious to this tragic event. Still more claim only a superficial familiarity with it. We need to [...]

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